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How to get house work done with a newborn and a toddler.

By makingmama | May 21, 2020

Feel like you work all day and nothing gets done? Are you a stay at home mum? Who stays at home? Who has all day to get stuff done, yet suddenly it is almost dinner time, your partner is about to walk through the door and the place is a tip? The guilt sets in.…

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Santa photos: the good, the bad, and the crying toddler…3 reasons why it ends this way.

By makingmama | Dec 21, 2019

Children and Santa photos. You’ve made it to the shopping centre. The kids are in matching outfits. Waited in line for 45 minutes. It all starts. Crying. Screaming. Trying to run away. Everyone is staring. You try to hold it together. Just one photo. Yep. It’s Christmas.  Ho ho ho! Merry Christmas Santa! The genesis…

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Holidaying with Kids

By makingmama | Dec 13, 2019

Many mothers worry that holidaying with kids is not possible. But is it? Is having children really the end of holidays and travel? Have you ever heard that saying ‘a holiday is the same sh*t in a different location?’ when it comes to parenting children on holidays? It’s a pretty common occurrence that parents will…

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Sanity tips for mums with babies and toddlers

By makingmama | Nov 29, 2019

It’s really common for mums to look for sanity tips after they have a baby. One of the things many mums tell me is how overwhelming they find it when they first come home with their baby. There’s so much we just don’t know before we have our baby, some of which we just don’t…

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Mum Hacks

By makingmama | Nov 25, 2019

Anyone who is a mum knows how incredibly exhausting it can be in the middle of all the joys it also comes with. Unless you have an amazeballs mother’s group who share the ins and outs of everything to do with parenting, you might have missed some of the little life hacks to help you…

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