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Six Kids – on a road trip

We recently took the kids on a road trip to Noosa, the happiest place on earth. From our house in Sydney, that means approximately a 14-hour drive straight...

COMMON MISTAKE OF BABY WEARING (a.k.a baby sling / baby carrier)

Baby wearing seems to be very simple (yeah it does look simple), and baby wearing (a.k.a baby sling / baby carrier) has been practicing by a great population...

I THINK I’m pregnant!

Occasionally you hear that story of the girl who discovers she’s pregnant the moment she goes into labour…. I have no doubt that these stories are true, but...

About Babywearing (a.k.a baby carrier / baby sling)

What is baby wearing? Baby wearing is a way of carrying or wearing your baby, it can be in a baby sling or in another form of carrier. In...

Proud to be a breastfeeding mum

As an Australian Mum, I am very fortunate to live in a country where my legal right to breastfeed anytime anywhere is acknowledged. And where, for the most...

Things you won’t remember before labour day

It’s funny the things that end up front and centre when forecasting the day of your baby’s birth. For many mums-to-be, the highest priority is to name your new...

Labour’s coming? Don’t miss the signs!

There’s so much to be absorbed and fascinated by when your body’s toting new life. Pregnancy’s remarkable and entirely captivating! But what happens when pregnancy’s drawing to a close...

Dad, DON’T bugger it up Common screw-ups you don’t want to...

No longer the cigar-pending, jumpy but blameless and innocent bystander. Labour is a massive task, requiring the greatest support and it’s dad that’s expected to be up-to-date and...

Top 3 Postnatal Recovery Questions on Every New Mum’s Mind

Q: My doctors told me it generally takes 6 weeks to recover from a natural birth and 12 weeks from an abdominal C-section, is that the same for everyone? A: Pregnancy...

Summer and Sweaty…. Six Kids at Christmas

I love Christmas, doesn’t everyone? I love the sacredness, the socialising, the weather (even though I do fantasise about a white Christmas) and the simple fact that a...

Pregnant again and ‘going off the rails on the crazy train..’

If you’re asked how many weeks pregnant you are and you need to do a quick calculation, resulting in a ‘vague ball-park’ answer, this is likely NOT your...

Feeling guilty? Here’s some shameless pointers

Congratulations! You’ve survived pregnancy and birthed like a boss! You should be totally loving yourself and amazed at what you’ve achieved, but let’s be real, you probably aren’t. It’s...