Pregnancy

I Exercised During My Pregnancy and It Made a Huge Difference

Tagged , ,

At 6 weeks postpartum with my fifth baby, I had my scheduled checkup with my midwife. After she went through the checklist of making sure all my lady parts had settled back into […]

READ MORE

Parenting

Seven children later, I am still judged as a mother, mainly by other mothers

Tagged , ,

The thing I’m actually dreading most about back to school is the class WhatsApp groups starting up again,” my friend said as we attempted to grab a cuppa in the midst of […]

READ MORE

Parenting

5 Lessons I Learned About Success From Parenting A Child On The Spectrum

Tagged , ,

My son has Asperger’s Syndrome. Asperger’s is on the Autism Spectrum and affects learning plus a host of other developmental issues. When he was three, his diagnostician gave me the bad news. […]

READ MORE

Pregnancy

‘I would not have kept the baby’: Fighting depression in pregnancy

Tagged , ,

About 450 million people worldwide currently suffer from a mental health condition, making it one of the leading causes of ill health. Could it be that others within their community hold the […]

READ MORE

Pregnancy

Amy Schumer Cancels Tour Due to Pregnancy Struggles: ”I Have to Think About My Health and the Baby”

Tagged , ,

Amy Schumer reveals she’s focusing on her “health and the baby.” The comedian took to Instagram to share the bittersweet news that she’s cancelling the remainder of her stand-up tour. “Due to complications from hyperemesis […]

READ MORE