Being a Know it All

Good-morrow everybody! Hope that you all are well & rested on this fine day, So as you all know, I’m a first time mommy, meaning I was once the biggest know it all, that is up until I too became a mommy. To those wondering what exactly I’m on about, I was that friend of…

Part 4: The Big Moment

Good-morrow everybody! Hope that you all are well & rested on this fine day, So a quick back track to my previous article, Superman & I were on our way to the Labour Ward at 1:30am in the morning. I must say, I never realized how tranquil our city was at that time of the…

Open Letter to Cupcake on his 1st Birthday

Hi Everybody, So I thought today I would have a reflection Friday inspired post, as it was Cupcakes FIRST birthday on 15th September 2015; hence this is my open letter to Cupcake. Asalaam Cupcake, I just want to wish you the happiest of first birthdays, today not only marks your first year but also my…

Part 3: Countdown to Labour

Hi Everybody, Ok, so following my previous article, at about 38 weeks pregnant I was going for gynae appointments on an almost weekly basis. At exactly 38 weeks, on a Monday morning, Cupcake was lying locked and ready to enter the world but nothing was happening, so my gynae, in a very nonchalant manner, tells…

The Power of Being

Aslms everybody! Hope that you all are well, According to society, I am a short, petite, pear shaped woman. According to those I shared my schooling career with (primary school through to university) I was fat, skinny, acne-crusted, large-calved, big-butted, fat-headed, four-eyed, flat-chested troll. Ah, my fellow classmates were such an ocean of ideas and…

Part 2: The Joy of Pregnancy

Asalaams Everybody, After posting on the amazing experience of finding out that I was with child, I thought I would move into the obvious next topic, my pregnancy. Now as I mentioned, I had just started on a new construction site with a supervisor who was not the most understanding, however my immediate site manager…

Make a Change Campaign

Good morning everybody, So I initially had planned to post an article on the Funny moments of being a mom, however, the last two days on my instagram have compelled me to write this article instead. To those in the dark, Europe, like South Africa has always had its influx of migrants, those fleeing from…

Part 1: Where it All Began

Aslms everybody! Every woman has certain milestones all thought out, the perfect proposal, the perfect wedding, the perfect pregnancy announcement? Uhm, not so much, according to youtube some women really put a lot of effort into it and I wanted to do the same. Well…..things didn’t turn out as planned. Superman and I were still…