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Sarah Booyens


Trying to conceive

Falling pregnant seems like a simple enough task, right? Truth is, when you’re in the thick of things, regardless of how long you’ve been...

10 things I wish I’d known about the first week with a newborn

The birth of your kid is a wonderful thing, but when you get home and reality settles in, there are a few things that...

4 steps to help you with body positivity

Body positivity is without a doubt one of the latest buzzwords and seems to be everywhere we turn. Don’t get me wrong, it’s such...
lady enjoying a break from my family with a hot chocolate

I needed a break from my family and I don’t feel guilty about it!

Last week I was lucky enough to be flown to Cape Town for a media event. When I initially received the invitation a week...
minolta camera lens on desk

Five tips for taking photos with your baby

Every mama wants to capture special memories with their little ones (they grow up so quickly) so you book the photographer, settle on a...
baby formula

What not to say to a formula-feeding mother

I didn’t plan on formula feeding. I was completely gung-ho about breastfeeding for the first year because we’re advised that “breast is best” and formula...