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DIY- Recipes and More

Chia seed (Tukh malanga) pudding

June 18, 2016
Chia seed pudding recipe for weight watchers

This  chia seed pudding recipe is ideal for everyone who’s weight watching (or not)- postpartum moms, conscious daddies, and even their little ones. My baby loves munching on chia seeds- she eats spoonfuls at a time (Thank God!). This pudding is nutrient dense and power-packed with lots of goodies- just what a new parent needs! Not only will it keep you feeling full for longer but will also help boost energy and help with any milk supply issues mommies may have.

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DIY- Recipes and More, Mother and Baby

Padsicles: The Ultimate Postpartum DIY

June 12, 2016
Padsicles-DIY

Padsicles? May sound funny but it is a life saver during those postpartum days. Much like popsicles, these are frozen treats for all the soreness and ache down south. Ahem. Whether you’ve had a natural no-meds labour, hours long ordeal with an epidural or a c-section- these are a must have for all new moms as they will soothe and heal your swollen, sore vagina/perineal muscles. Continue Reading…

Breastfeeding, DIY- Recipes and More

Lactation Tea Recipe

May 31, 2016
Lactation Tea Recipe

I made this tea and had it warm during my 40 days postpartum- I think it helped me build supply and lose some weight too. Of course, a good, nutrient- rich diet along with it will do wonders too. Please remember this is not the time to diet and lose weight- focus on building a healthy bond with your baby. Continue Reading…

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DIY Toy Disinfectant

May 11, 2016
DIY toy disinfectant

Baby G loves to put everything in her mouth- toys, tv remote’s, diapers, her fist and even her foot! and every time she does this, it makes me paranoid. I washed all her toys, sometimes even steamed them to sterilise them before every use until it exhausted me and I resorted to only washing them or soaking in boiling water. This too is a little time consuming so I found a quick and completely non-toxic way to clean and disinfect my baby’s playthings. Continue Reading…

Breastfeeding, DIY- Recipes and More

The Ultimate Lactation Smoothie Recipe

May 7, 2016
The ultimate lactation smoothie recipe

As breastfeeding mothers of young babies, we are constantly worrying if our baby is feeding enough.  It is especially difficult to measure feeds if we’re not using a bottle so we are left to count wet diapers, keep a close eye on weight gain etc. A lot of new mums are concerned about low supply so today, I will  share a recipe with you which will help boost your milk supply.  Not only is it a healthy and highly nutritious addition to your diet but  will keep you feeling full for longer. Continue Reading…