Dear Baby, it’s 2am and I’m lonely

Dear Baby, It’s the middle of the night and the moon is shining brightly. The world is asleep. But you’re not. And I’m not. You’re…

The Fourth Trimester: This too will pass

I walk around the house, gently swaying back and forth, an upright newborn asleep on my chest. One hand patting his back to help bring…

Perinatal Mental Health: My Journey with Antenatal Anxiety

You think of a lot of things when you’re trying to conceive.  When is ovulation actually happening, the optimal timing, is it or isn’t it…

8 surefire tips to grow your Facebook Page as a blogger

Two years ago I signed up for the Facebook Page Growth Strategies course with the aim to grow my blogging Facebook Page and start generating…

Another Christmas without my Dad

It’s the most wonderful time of year – and this year we’ve got more than most to be thankful for welcoming our third born son…

School Holidays and Feral Children

I have a love-hate relationship with school holidays. On one hand I do love having the little people at home with me. Spending time together.…

A lookback on our 2018

We started the year on the “big ship” otherwise known as Britannia out in the Caribbean. And ended the year here in Doha, at 9pm…