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The Struggle of Motherhood

The Struggle of Motherhood

by Erin Wilkinson
Life is hard. With a capital H. Mum life is a struggle for everyone going through it. This is my mantra. Every day, at the moment, seems to be one struggle after the next. As soon as you sort one problem inevitably there is another. I am a mum…
​Motherhood doesn’t come naturally to me

​Motherhood doesn’t come naturally to me

by Jess Raubenheimer-Free
When I was pregnant with my daughter, I had visions of the kind of mum I was going to be. I was going to be patient, kind, never lose my temper and calmly deal with whatever babyhood and toddlerhood threw me. It turns out, that some days I’m non…
The Mum Tribe Loves: NŌLA Candles

The Mum Tribe Loves: NŌLA Candles

by The Mum Tribe
The Mum Tribe Loves are products that we love! Some posts may be sponsored. Lockdown in 2020 prompted scores of amazing mums to start their own businesses, and Liv is no exception. After unexpectedly falling pregnant (with twins!) during lo…
5 Practical Baby Shower Gift Ideas

5 Practical Baby Shower Gift Ideas

by The Mum Tribe
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, if you're not sure what to buy! Most of the time peo…
I never expected weaning would be so hard

I never expected weaning would be so hard

by Jess Raubenheimer-Free
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 breast completely, after 15 months. I feel like I did my da…
All I want to hear is...

All I want to hear is...

by Jess Raubenheimer-Free
Dear husband,I'm sorry that I snapped at youI'm sorry that some days I'm frazzledI'm sorry that I'm not the cheerful, fun loving woman I used to beBut I've changed, and I need youAll I want to hear is "thank you"Thank you for safely carrying my child…