Grieving The Loss Of My Birth Plan | How I Overcame It

By Jessica Hamp What my own plan of my birth was like I feel when you traditionally talk about pregnancy and becoming a mum it’s all beautiful, which made my struggles feel so abnormal.I had 7 months of sickness leading up to the stage of birth plans. I was so in love with the natural…

PCOS – Separating Myth from Fact & My Own Experience

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Awareness (PCOS) Month What is PCOS? Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a condition that affects a woman’s hormone levels. It’s a serious genetic, hormone, metabolic and reproductive disorder that affects women from all ages and body types. PCOS is a problem with hormones that affects women during their childbearing years (ages 15…

How to Live In Flow State: A Mother’s Guide to Wellbeing

By Aden Eyob Author of The Book On Mind Training The adage ‘A mother’s work is never done has been overused over the years as the basis for mothers neglecting self-care and boundaries. Furthermore, it validates the notion that a mother’s needs are not more important than her children and partner’s. Although the saying may…

Being An Expat Mom Made Me Stronger

By Zeinab Jaber Yesterday a friend was asking me how I dealt with being an expat . She was crying for help and needed guidance as she moved recently  to the UAE .. we had a good 2 hours phone call , and hence writing this here.. After 11 years of being an expat mom…

Organisation Tips For Moms | Night-time Formula Fed Baby Hacks

By Julia Ewaida Mommy Order Organization Tips To help save your sanity Night-Time Formula Fed Baby Edition If you are a mom, you must have experienced the following scene first-hand: the child is having a crying fit, while you are trying to do something extremely simple at a ridiculously slow rate, because … you guessed…

Motherhood Is The Toughest Job But I Won’t Trade It For The World

By Nosheen What Motherhood Is For Me Motherhood is knowing joy, even while experiencing the hardest trials of life. Nothing else can produce the joy or broken heart that motherhood allows.  I couldn’t imagine going through life without feeling that spectrum of emotion. There are wonderful days when I feel my cup runneth over. There…

Expat Motherhood As A Working Mom

By Nargiz Why do we always think of career when asked about achievements Motherhood is an amazing journey. Sometimes, pursuing personal and career growth opportunities we ignore this period in our life and don’t realize that these precious moments are irrevocable. We become proud of our achievements, and can talk for hours about them, but…