Self-confidence during pregnancy really can make the difference on how you experience your pregnancy. It sounds very easy and obvious, but I can guarantee you, as I am sitting here with only 4 weeks to go, it is not as clear cut and easy as it seems. If you don’t go into your pregnancy with a plan it is easy to get side-tracked. Feeling tired and not in the mood for anything, and having unrealistic goals to meet your new addition’s every expectations (even though he has non) can take over before you know it. These 9 useful tips will help you to experience your pregnancy with more confidence.
Today I would like to talk a bit about my journey with perinatal depression. I feel that this is something I mostly do not talk about as pregnancy is supposed to be a joyous journey. Unfortunately by ignoring this very sad and real issue we are taking the power away from women who are going through very scary mental issues and who need the support and re-assurance to seek help.
New post on the blog. All that pregnancy weight is actually divided into many pregnancy factors and mostly naturally goes after pregnancy. So how much weight should you pick up and where? This explains it a bit better …
What if I can’t or don’t love my second child as much as the first? It looks even worse in black on white than it sounds in my head. But this thought has literally been hounding me for a while and I feel terrible for even writing about it…
During pregnancy exercising is definitely something I would recommend to all mommy’s to be, BUT don’t ignore the warning signs…
There are so many things I wish my mom could have told me about pregnancy. The only reason why she…
Everyone told me in my first pregnancy that I should not, and that you simply don’t announce (or tell people)…
Hello, my name is Brigitte. I am a working mom from Cape Town. I understand the struggle between trying to stay fit and juggling kids, a career, family, and staying healthy.
I write about personal health and fitness related topics, parenting, self development, kids health and fitness, kids activities, entrepreneurship, family, food, fun and outdoorsy stuff.
I know better than anyone how challenging life can be and this blog is really just to shine some light on all of the above subjects.
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