THE FIRST KIDS-LESS VACATION. PART ONE.

Or the journey of enjoying myself without feeling guilty. I kinda knew I was going to write this article about two months before the big day. The “Due Day“. Three months before departing. Three weeks. Three days. And then it hits you, this big D day. Some count breastfeeding as a first challenge with a […]

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SURVIVING 9 am.

Mornings used to start after 9:30 for me. When I was babyless. With clean suede underwear, nice hair (more or less), long showers, breakfast, coffee, “House Hunters International” on tv and no one to interrupt all this. Not even the birds singing at my window. Now, by 9 am (tops), it feels like noon already. […]

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GUIDE TO LIPSTICKS AND KIDS

Perhaps you were the kind of person to use daily face scrubs and  masks, cut your hair every 6 weeks, have long soaking baths with fragrant oils and rose petals – ok maybe no petals-, or have regular massages and honey-wrapping at the spa. Well, since having a baby, all that seems kinda impossible. Or […]

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WEEKEND-ING WITH KIDS

Yep, that`s how moms like me look like while powering in the morning. At least that is how I imagine I usually look like while preparing for a long day. Or trips. Or baby marathons. Or weekends with kids. So your weekend approaches and you make plans as of Monday. Where, when, what, weather, WINE. […]

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WHAT TO BRING TO FRIENDS WHO JUST HAD A BABY.

These guidelines are based on my personal experience of having a newborn. It`s targeted towards people who want to congratulate friends for having their first baby. I cannot speak for those who had their second baby. Or third. God be with those ones!  Know someone who just had a baby? Great! Allow me to help […]

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REAL TALK – MOM GUILT

  Mom guilt, also known as hashtag #momguilt, is a thing. It`s the feeling moms (and dads too!) get when something happens to their child and they blame themselves, whether or not the blame is warranted. Considering the amount of stumbling one does during parenthood – period that starts the second you have your baby-, Mom […]

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