Category: Lifestyle

DO I REALLY NEED FINANCIAL ADVICE?

Financial Security for mum’s and families… Here is why you need it. Adelaide, South Australia.

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8 cheap beauty products I refuse to live without

KEYWORD: Cheap. Like I’m talking under $40 (AUD). I don’t know about you, but spending $100 on a 2ml eye serum to allegedly prevent wrinkles is not really my cup of tea. No one wants wrinkles, I get it… But is there really a need to spend so much freaking money on creams and serums we […]

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The Letdown (it’s a goodie)

I scrolled past this series while scanning the Netflix app and added it to my ‘watch list’ for when Justin (fiance) wasn’t around. I knew he’d likely not find it as fun as I did (he’s weird like that – doesn’t enjoy Jane the Virgin either… scoff). Anyway, best decision ever because the main character […]

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10 things you need to know when traveling with an infant

Don’t do it. Just kidding. It’s not all that bad. Here’s our travel story. “Taylor will be almost 7 months old by then – it’ll be fine” – me, 5 months ago, convincing myself it’d be fine. She’ll be waking up less in the night. She’ll be settled. She’ll be on a good, solid routine. These […]

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Struggling to focus on YOUR health since becoming a mummy?

WITH the transition into parenthood, it’s easy to lose sight of taking care of you – but it’s super important that you do. Here are a few tips on how I focus on my daughter’s health AND stay on track with my own. Numero uno (1) – sleep “HA”, I hear you say. Hell I even contemplated […]

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A letter to my daughter

We’ve had the pleasure of knowing you for 5 months + 9 days now, and I thought it’d be a good time to touch base and give you the low-down on how you’ve changed our lives. You said your first word 10 days ago. Everyone on my social media knows about it because I was […]

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Hey, expecting/new parent, STOP Googling sh*t

Are you expecting your first child? Maybe you’re a new Mum/Dad? Either way, I bet you’ve already made Google a hell of a lot of money with all the searches you’ve done about your pregnancy and baby. I sure as F did. I can almost guarantee that if you’re a Dad-to-be/Dad reading this, your lady […]

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My natural birth story

9 January 2018, 2.40am  I woke up with a weird feeling. I don’t know what it was that woke me, but I knew to check for wetness down in my pant region… Yep, definite wetness. I secretly wondered if I could have peed myself. Nothing would surprise me with this pregnancy… But no, it was […]

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My breech (stubborn) baby and our ECV movement

When I reached week 35 and my baby’s head was still up under my ribs, I knew she needed a little guidance in moving down into birth-ready position. Despite being told she still had time to move, I knew (thanks to trusty pregnancy apps and my wonderful midwife) that most babies will have turned by […]

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My top 8 tips for mama’s-to-be

Let me start this post by saying I am no expert in pregnancy… I am merely a first time preggers lady who went into pregnancy thinking it was one thing, only to realise it’s in fact the total opposite. You’d know this, if you’d read my previous few blog posts about my pregnancy so far […]

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