Twenty life lessons from my 20s

I turn 30 this year. The twenty-year old girl I once knew is a shadow of my soon-to-be 30 year old self. In fact, Canberra based almost-30 year old me has more in common ...

January 6, 2015 // 10 Comments

Easy healthy eating for your family

Being healthy, and eating healthy is important to our family. I like to think of myself as a healthy person. I like to think that I (almost) always choose healthy options and ...

December 29, 2014 // 0 Comments

Can the real Canberra Mummy please stand up?

Remember me? I’m that person that created a mummy blog eleven months ago.  I had plans of blogging at least once a week to boost the confidence of mothers all around ...

November 2, 2014 // 2 Comments

Is your body ready for a baby?

We train our bodies for fun runs, eat healthier for a bikini body, and study for exams, so why don’t we prepare our bodies and minds for pregnancy and labour? Why ...

September 29, 2014 // 2 Comments

Pelvic floor must do’s

Pelvic Floor? What is the hipster thing I’m talking about? No, you can’t buy it from Bunnings. But, it is important to you pushing out a baby and oh, I ...

September 24, 2014 // 2 Comments

Understanding Stuttering

I have a confession to make. Every time I say my name without stuttering I give myself a little fist-pump explosion. In my mind obviously. I am not that weird. I wrote a ...

August 21, 2014 // 4 Comments

Confessions from a Stutterer

I sit here with my finger over the publish button. Do I, Don’t I? …. I Do. Hi, my name is Lauren, and I am a stutterer. Why the big announcement, I hear you ask? ...

August 2, 2014 // 42 Comments

6 ways of being a minimalist mummy

One of my life values is to live minimally. This means to not give in to consumerism, not be wasteful and to minimise my carbon footprint. Now before you judge me, ...

July 15, 2014 // 4 Comments

6 ways to save money on maternity leave

If you are one of the lucky ones who have the opportunity to take maternity leave after you’ve had a baby, then you will know it is one of the most beautiful times ...

July 9, 2014 // 2 Comments

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