Spoiler Alert: Truly preparing for a baby to enter your world has pretty much zero to do with breathing techniques or packing the perfect hospital bag. Growing up in a large family, I had 1 older brother, 2 younger brothers, and a younger sister. But I never had an older sister. I always, always wanted an older sister! Girls Read More…

18th September 2017  |  2 Comments

  If you know anything about me, then you likely know my life story have probably been made to listen to my woes about surviving the First Trimester at least once. The nausea, the exhaustion, the having to function through it all… I just can’t even. So when Second Trimester rolls around, I’m even more unbearable in Read More…

19th July 2017  |  No Comments

We’ve all wondered what it would be like- and some of us have actually experienced- the sheer shock of being told we’re expecting not one, but multiple babies! Below is Hazel’s detailed weekly account of carrying twins. Why do I love Hazel? She truly understands that here at Postparty, there is no such thing as T.M. Read More…

17th July 2017  |  No Comments

  As someone who has dared to claim pre and postnatal fitness as my livelihood, I would love nothing more than to tell you what a remarkable job I have just done of consistently working out and eating clean the last 9 weeks. I’d love to share my impressive FitBit stats and photos of my Read More…

31st March 2017  |  1 Comment

  I’ve been to New York a handful of times now and it is a fabulous city to visit (apart from the first time I visited, which was an absolute debacle, as I happened to be there for the 3 days when they decided to have a subway AND bus strike for the first time Read More…

22nd October 2016  |  No Comments

  I’m almost three years into motherhood and can safely say I still have no idea what I am doing. When my second daughter arrived seven months ago, people confidently told me ‘You’ll know what you’re doing then’ and using all the caffeine-fuelled bravado I could muster, I beamed back ‘yar, yar, so much easier Read More…

19th April 2016  |  No Comments

  Why is it that no matter how hard we try, we can never achieve that gorgeous salon-finished look? Blowdry salons are popping up all over the world and it’s no mystery why. Having freshly blowdried hair is a total mojo boost. My dear stylist, Nader, who travels to my (disaster of a) flat, styles my Read More…

18th January 2016  |  No Comments

When I was packing my hospital bag, I was so excited about ‘the baby’ I hardly thought about what ‘I’ might need in hospital. But here is a list of a few essentials that were either recommended to me or came so incidentally useful that I think you should know about them too: Knickers. Big Read More…

11th November 2015  |  No Comments

  The following is very personal account of the hours, days & weeks of recovery following the delivery of my daughter via csection. I have gone into possibly too much depth to give you an idea of what it is like, & to try to cover some of those details that no-one tells you about. Read More…

11th November 2015  |  2 Comments