In the days before parenthood, most baby products seemed foreign to me. On the odd occasion that I ventured into a store’s baby section, it would be to buy hilarious sounding items like breast pads and nipples shields as baby shower gifts – never knowing that one day, they would be my best friends.
We spend months, if not years, building up to the magical, clock-stopping moment when we’re finally holding our baby in our arms. While it may feel that time stands still, you’ll soon realise it flies by at the rate of knots! So here’s an honest account of what really happens in those first, precious few days after […]
Having a family can be the most wonderful experience of a woman’s life, but it’s not always rosy. The days are often part-bliss, part-torture and it can feel chaotic and steadying, all at the same time. The Mum Life Project are responding to this often volatile experience in an inclusive and innovative way. They’re at the forefront […]
Hot on the parenting trend heels of tiger moms, helicopter parents and free-range families, the ‘lighthouse parent’ philosophy is garnering attention for its adventurous yet sensible approach. ‘But what the heck is lighthouse parenting?!’ we hear you ask. Let us tell you more …