‘This moment all worth sharing, but where would I begin?’
Pregnant and with a toddler, this mother opens up about her experiences of trying to juggle many hats during Covid-19.
Separation has been a very sore point for Mbalenhle, but it does not make the journey any less fulfilling.
Lihle Mtshali is a mom of three and has been in lockdown since March 13.

Being a parent Autism: A story of hope

Read this mom’s account of how her 2-year-old went from not being able to speak due to autism to being promoted from Grade 1 to Grade 2.

Being a parent It is possible to balance your dreams and having a baby

Balancing your dreams in one hand and a screaming baby in the other

Being a parent OPINION: Are children 2-6 years losing out on meaningful classroom education during the lockdown?

Since small children cannot go to school, is their development going to be affected?

Being a parent COLUMN: Teachers are parents too, so go easy on them

It is not business as usual, so don’t expect the teacher’s access to be perfect

Becoming a Parent Covid curveball for mom-to-be

‘I’m due May 15, 2020, which might or might not be during a nationwide South African lockdown as coronavirus pummels the entire world.’

Being a parent Finding the silver lining as a parent during lockdown

Perfection is unrealistic. There is no right way. You’ve got this!

Parenty COLUMN: Social media shaming during a pandemic

Moms, do you fear being shamed for posting anything about your family online?

Parenty FEATURE: Pregnancy and labour during a pandemic

Moms-to-be are stressed out and scared.

Being a parent Life in the time of coronavirus

We will have no fear and so much hope.

Being a parent COLUMN: Raising children during a time of fear

The declaration of the coronavirus being a global pandemic made me shake in my boots, mostly for my daughter.

Being a parent Love in the time of corona

As a native South African living in Italy, I have watched in horror as this pandemic has unfolded.

Becoming a Parent Birth plans: Plan for everything

Mother Nature had her own plans and they did not coincide with mine.

Being a parent Understanding and coping with a child who has ADHD

As a final straw, mom turns to a government hospital to help her son deal with his ADHD




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