21.9.2019 09:05 am
My body isn’t what I see in all the magazines.
Bailey Schneider is a well known TV presenter, MC, voice over artist and radio presenter for Smile 90.4FM, currently hosting the 9am - 12pm show - go take a listen. She is also the blogger behind Vanilla Blonde Bailey.
The reason I have tried to breastfeed for as long as possible is that I believe in the amazing benefits of breastmilk, over and above just feeding and hydrating her. It really is miraculous stuff.
I will always be is lazy – I will always lean back and let my child explore, experiment, fail, succeed, grow her imagination and discover her own boundaries.
Nobody ever said that being a mother would be easy… In fact, if we each think back to our baby showers. I’m almost positive that some mothers had a little twinkle in their eye. They knew what was coming.
I have a suspicion that the average person learns about love and relationships from movies and songs.
How we speak to our children, becomes their inner voice… Our fears, anger and disappointments become theirs.
Now, let me be clear, I am not advocating lying. Obviously lying is wrong! We were taught that as kids, and now we pass that lesson on to our children… But…
This week on The Great Equalizer, Sam relays her journey to being crowned Mom of the Year, Charlene survived the wedding (in case you were wondering) and we talk future-proofing your child with human potential and parenting expert Nikki Bush.
The jobs for the children were kitchen manager, laundry supervisor and lead housekeeper.
What we are sure of is that it takes two to tango and we must take equal accountability with regards to family planning.
This week on the Great Equalizer, Sam flies solo at the end of #hellweek in South Africa. Luckily, postpartum doula and founder of The New Normal Genevieve Putter swoops in to relieve Sam from 60 minutes of monologuing.