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Potty training two little boys

There are many highlights in a parenting journey – the first smile, the first words, the first few steps. Usually, all of these milestones...
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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...
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6 good reasons to read to your child

In my two years of motherhood, I’ve had many proud mommy moments and I know I have even more to come. Hands down, my...
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14 parenting moments you shouldn’t feel guilty about

I sometimes feel that, as moms, we don’t need enemies or critics because we are our own worst enemies and critics. We beat ourselves...
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7 ways to help you get in shape this Spring

Spring is here! The smell of flowers, the warmth in the air. That picture of going to the beach in December becomes a real...
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When good parents go bad

I was on Facebook early this morning, around 5am to be exact, when I came across a post that said: “When a narcissist can...
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Surviving your toddler’s birthday party

A birthday party is a great way for friends and family to gather around a person and celebrate their existence. It is a wonderful,...
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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...
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Children’s air travel tips that I swear by

I’ve flown with my kids at various ages and stages, including some long-haul flights, and there are a couple of things I’ve learnt –...
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How I conquered breastfeeding

We celebrated Breastfeeding Week recently and while it was beautiful seeing mothers on social media baring their breasts proudly to feed their babies, it...