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

  Even before I was pregnant, I was pretty sure that I would breastfeed. It always seemed like the normal, natural thing to do. My mom breastfed my brother and I, and my mother-in-law breastfed all of her kids, so both my husband and I were lucky to have good role models and support from Read More…

27th January 2016  |  1 Comment

    Hi. I’m Liz. You may know me as Kerri’s biggest fan. I hope to therefore see you a lot on these pages, as we join this community that she so graciously created for us. It has been a true joy over the last 15-plus years to watch the ways in which Kerri’s tenacity Read More…

7th January 2016  |  1 Comment

  Potty training was probably one of the most difficult challenges I have had to face with my older son. He is a wonderful little boy. He is very smart, caring, gentle and thoughtful. I do believe that children are so intelligent and they can often outsmart us as parents, especially if they have a Read More…

11th November 2015  |  5 Comments

  When I made the decision to be a full-time stay at home mum, almost 5 years ago now, I decided that in order to best take care of myself and my child(ren), I would need to enlist some help a few hours/week. At first I used someone only 4 hours/week so that I could Read More…

11th November 2015  |  No Comments

Sap Alert. This year was a big one for all of you as it was for me. Everyone on this list gave birth to a child in 2013 or raised a child from baby to toddler. Babies grow faster in the first year of life than they do at any other time in their lives. Read More…

22nd December 2013  |  No Comments