Author: Jacqui Bester

Jacqui writes an honest account of her messy "mamahood." Tales about the joy, the fun, the laughter and the tears of parenthood can be found on her blog, One Messy Mama. Do enjoy!

10 Tips for Surviving the First Week of Motherhood

That first week coming home with your new bundle of joy brings so many emotions that it’s hard to figure out where to start. Here are a few tips to get you going…   Prepare Beforehand We all know those last few weeks of pregnancy can be tough, but trust me! You will be grateful […]

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10 Super Tips for Surviving the First Week

10 Super Tips to Surviving the First Week

That first week coming home with your new bundle of joy brings so many emotions that it’s hard to figure out where to start. Here are a few tips to get you going… Prepare Beforehand We all know those last few weeks of pregnancy can be tough, but trust me! You will be grateful for the prep […]

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The Dark Side of Parenting

Today, for just a moment, as I watched the chaos unfold around me, for one single minute… I wished I wasn’t a parent. My pre-parent days flashed before my eyes, and I longed to be able to travel back in time, even if just for a moment, to revel in the peace and quiet. To become again […]

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