Raising Elle

best priced Cocoonababy

best priced Cocoonababy

Remember that baby sleep nest Elle slept in for the first five months? The Cocoonababy nest was our favourite product yet. I am continually asked about the baby sleep pod we used and I wanted to give you the confidence you need to know you […]

A Magical Caesarean Birth

A Magical Caesarean Birth

I said it. A Planned Caesarean birth is absolutely magical! When I birthed my first child Foxx completely drug free, completely through my hoo-haa nothing could prepare me for that moment. Nothing. I had it set in my mind that a vaginal, drug-free delivery is […]

Sleep Regressions

Sleep Regressions

I heard this word so many times. The word ‘sleep regression’. Someone would see our child sleeping and remind us that a sleep regression would happen soon or that the ‘good times’ don’t last. That someone had obviously still experiencing the effects of a sleep […]

10 things a new mum hates

10 things a new mum hates

It begins when you are first pregnant, that first time pregnancy opens the doors to an influx of unwarranted advice. Being a mom is hard and all the advice to be for mom that follows makes it all the more challenging! While it is all […]

Transitioning Elle – Cocoonababy

Transitioning Elle – Cocoonababy

Ever since Elle was born we have used a Cocoonababy in her cot, bassinet, on the lounge, on holidays. It has slept her safely and comfortably.   If you have never heard of one before then read about why I love it here Long story […]

Best baby buys

Best baby buys

I am writing this post not only to remind me for future babies but for all the mama to be’s and new mama’s wondering what I have found are great buys that make my life easier! Considering I think I have bought about every product […]

The parenting motto of mama’s

The parenting motto of mama’s

It will come to you, parenting that is. How you do it will all just come to you if you let it. As a first time earth side mama I have found myself more relaxed than I ever imagined. You may have heard the term […]

The baby sleep conversation

The baby sleep conversation

Newborn and infants sleeping patterns can be incredibly different for everyone and comparing it is often going to leave you more stressed than accomplished. Yet it is still one of the most googled questions from a new mum. Baby sleep. How can I make my baby […]

Hello Baby #2

Hello Baby #2

It happened! We fell pregnant with baby #2! I think I avoided sharing it for so long because the emotions that encompass pregnancy after loss are extremely tough. I remember after sharing our news for number 2 that I felt an overwhelming sense of responsibility […]


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