Lola & Me Organic Dribble Bibs

These beautiful organic dribble bibs are the perfect gift!

Little Dragon Skincare

Natural, NZ-made skincare for your littlest love.

Viva La Vulva

Quality perineal care, made with love.




I never expected weaning would be so hard

Hello there! It's been a while since I've had a chance to write a blog post, but I'm sure I can't be the only one struggling with this, so here I am! I've recently weaned my daughter from the breastRead more

All I Want to Hear Is...

Dear husband, I'm sorry that I snapped at you I'm sorry that some days I'm frazzled I'm sorry that I'm not the cheerful, fun loving woman I used to be But I've changed, and I need you All I want toRead more

Reflecting on Almost a Year of Motherhood

My daughter's first birthday is fast approaching, and I've been reflecting on my first year of motherhood lately. It's been an incredible journey, and one I wouldn't change for the world. But I haveRead more

Mama, it's okay to miss your pre-baby body

In two weeks my daughter will be 11 months old. 11 months since I gave birth to her after she surprised us all by turning up 9 days early. 11 months since my body became a postpartum body rather thanRead more

5 Awesome Pieces of Mum Advice for New Mothers

When you’re pregnant, or a new mum, you get given a LOT of advice. Some of it welcomed, some not so much. I’ve written before about bad advice, but I have also been given some really greatRead more

Birth During Lockdown: Mei's Story

Written by Mei Kirkpatrick Mei shares her story about giving birth to her daughter via c-section during New Zealand's Level 4 lockdown. The majority of my pregnancy was pretty stress free, even ifRead more

Bare Necessities: A charity supporting new mums

Becoming a mother is a life changing event, and can be difficult for many kiwi mums. Particularly for those living in hardship. Statistics NZ reported that in the year ended in June 2019, about oneRead more

5 Practical Baby Shower Gifts for the First Time Mum

Baby showers are so much fun - they're a chance to literally shower a mum to be with gifts to celebrate the impending arrival of her bundle of joy. Buying a gift can be a little less fun though, ifRead more

I Love Being Your Mama

My baby, I love being your mama I love the sleepy smiles when I get you out of your bed I love the way you smush your face into mine when I'm singing to you I love the way you give me the biggest,Read more

Every Day I Wake Up Tired

Before I became a mother I knew it was a tough gig. I've seen enough friends become mums to know that there's a reason for the memes, the comics and the wine jokes. It's a full time job, and it'sRead more

Managing the Anxiety of being a Mother in 2020

Back in May, I talked about my experiences of mothering during a pandemic. Since then, New Zealand has managed to stay relatively unscathed by the global Covid-19 pandemic, but in the last week we haRead more

Learning Through Play

Written with help from my mama, who is a teacher and enthusiast in play-based learning. Play is an essential part of childhood. We learn to do it as early as a couple of months old, and it's one of Read more

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