Baby skin and bath time tips with Krayons

Krayons Baby

Baby skincare is a topic that I’ve tackled a few times and one that I will definitely continue to talk about, because keeping a baby’s skin healthy is one of the consistent tasks that we will undertake as mothers. We know that all our babies are different and that different products will affect their skins […]

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Strategies to cope with separation anxiety

Most children will experience intense separation anxiety at some point in their early developmental years and as a parent, it can be tricky to cope with it. It’s not always easy and it often accompanied by lots of guilt. I originally wrote this post two years ago and I thought it would be a good […]

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Toddler Sleep Battles

co-sleepinng; toddler sleep; regression; bedtime; childrens sleep; south african mommy blogger; modern zulu mom; parenting; modernzulumom;

I thought the sleep wars would be over within the first year of my daughter’s life, but right now, one of my biggest struggles is getting her out of our bed! The girl has taken over completely. She wants to fall asleep in there and stay there. Our bed is even her preferred spot for daytime naps! […]

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Dear Mama, YOU are good enough

Dear Mama, YOU ARE GOOD ENOUGH Our current era of information-overload and social media consumption is fun, informative and life-changing for networking and building relationships, but it can be derailing and distracting at times. I’ve noticed that if I personally spend too much time consuming external “stuff”, I lose track of my own goals, confidence and plans. I […]

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7 month baby update

7 month baby update

Time for another baby update, we’re on 7 months! I think I forgot how busy babies can get once they think they’ve found their independence. Khumo has been sitting up by herself for about 2 months now and she is quickly heading towards the crawling and standing stage, she’s constantly on the go. It’s exhausting […]

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