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7 Simple tips to make new mum friends fast (even if you are an introvert)

What does a new mum need? Mummy friends! Well, she needs more that, but having real mum friends can make all the difference in they way a new mum experiences motherhood. Without friends, she simply cannot thrive. Especially a first time mum! I can still vivdly remember how lonely I felt after becoming a mum. …

35 Mums Share What They Wish They Had Known Before Having Their Baby

Becoming a first-time mum is wonderful and scary at the same time. You have millions of questions running through your mind and it seems impossible to answer them all. Am I going to be a good mum? Do I have everything ready? Have I missed anything? What does a good mum look like? How painful …

How we can help stop postnatal depression in new mums

Ok. The statistics say that 1 in 7 women experience postnatal depression. However, these numbers are NOT accurate. Why? Because they refer only to the reported cases. However, there are still many mums who suffer in silence and never reach out for help. The question is, what can we do to change this? What can …

I asked mums to be what they knew about postnatal depression. The answers are shocking!

In connection with Mental Health Awareness week, I decided to some research and see how well mothers suffering from Postnatal Depression (PND) knew about it before they became parents. Personally, I knew it existed, but that was pretty much it. I never ever thought it could happen to me…  Not because I thought I was …

8 Motherhood facts motherhood most (new) mums find out TOO LATE!

Discover 8 shocking facts about motherhood that no one else will tell you and that most mums wish they had known earlier! When I was pregnant with my twin boys, I spent a lot of time preparing for their arrival. I read tons of parenting books. I attended antenatal classes. I asked questions and spoke …