My Experience

the-go-away-bird-book-julia-donaldson-catherine-rayner

Sitting down with the creators of The Go-Away Bird

If you loved The Gruffalo, Julia Donaldson’s The Go-Away Bird will make a welcome addition to your bookshelf. We had the opportunity to interview both...
happy-baby-eating-in-high-chair

Mom, be kinder to yourself!

Bean is sitting in his high chair staring at me with an obstinate glint in his eyes, his mouth shut, as I try to...
female-dentist

Dental encounters: My visit to the dentist

My earliest memory of the dentist is actually a pleasant one. I was six years old and the dentist’s two pretty young assistants gave...
ubuntu-babu-stage-1-carrier

Changing people’s lives one baby carrier at a time

Shannon McLaughlin, the founder of Ubuntu Baba, describes herself as “open to all possibilities” and true to form, she was kind enough to answer...
Mom-and-baby-kiss

The struggle of returning to work after maternity leave

Four months after bringing life into the world and nurturing my baby girl, reality came knocking at my front door and I had to...
baby-on-mothers-back-sleeping

I am a mother

Zingce sana lwam – take pride in who you are! “I am a mother now,” I said to myself. When the nurse at the hospital...
mother-with-baby-and-kids-playing-on-grass

What it means to embrace motherhood

So here I am, a 30-something-year-old woman (a child actually but ssssh, please don’t tell anyone as it will scare those around me who...
in-loving-memory

A sharp turn into grief

The morning of 13 April 2017, I believe God had already begun to prepare me for what was to come, little did I know....
autism-awareness-puzzle

Autism is just the correct spelling for awesome!

I am a mother of a four-year-old autistic boy. Since Reuben’s diagnosis, I work around the clock to try and help him improve his...
premature-baby

Our early arrival

Bruche De Bruin is a huge fan of the BabyYumYum Facebook page and website. She reveals how informative and helpful she found the #1...
<
<