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by Iamlovedindeed
3 days 23 hours ago
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by sharmini30
51 minutes ago

Mama of Moomie - my journey

I am the creator of this forum that you are part of today. As a mom of three, my days are full and chaotic. It's not always easy to keep up with everything going on on Moomie but here I share a bit about my life.
This is my "blog", my forum space. I will share here thoughts, ideas, as well as a peek into my daily life, which includes writing for Moomie's own Story Chest. Come have a read and I'd love to get to know you too.
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Last Post: My journey
by Jana - Mama of Moomie
1 month 1 week ago
You've seen the two lines. It's official - you're pregnant!
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by Clueless
5 hours 11 minutes ago
How do you want to give labour? Are you torn between a c-section and natural? What options do you have?
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by jehtha
2 days 20 hours ago
Birth stories are mostly inspiring. To birth your baby, whatever way, is a miracle. We want to read yours!
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Last Post: My birth stories.
by Antz08
2 months 1 week ago
The first few weeks of life with your baby will alter life as you know it forever.
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by Karmie
4 days 7 hours ago
Ladies who already had their babies and want to chat with other mommies who had babies in the same month.
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Last Post: Due December 2015
by Happi1
1 hour 36 minutes ago
Do you have a fear for what lies ahead? Discuss it with other moms who felt the same and overcome your fears before the big day.
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by gloeiwurmpie
11 months 1 week ago
Whether you are breastfeeding, bottle-feeding or introducing solids, other moms are going through the same thing.
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by SJTMommy
5 days 18 hours ago
Terrible two's and tantrums are common knowledge to the parent of a toddlers. However, toddlers are also loving, beautiful little people with so much to learn and share.
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Last Post: Difficult toddler
by Karmie
3 days 7 hours ago
Choosing a pre-school and how to deal with bullying.What are your children up to and when do they reach their milestones? How do older siblings deal with new babies and how do get your kids to eat their veggies.

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Last Post: Daycare in Durban
by anniemae
1 month 1 week ago
From starting school to disciplining your unruly Teen. This section is for all mothers with tweens and teens going through this challenging period in parenting.
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by mrsz2
1 month 3 weeks ago
Are you going through a hard time disciplining your child? Others are too...
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by Natasha001
2 months 4 weeks ago
Tell us the conditions your children have had and how have you treated it? What are the different options? What were you prescribed either mainstream or homeopathic? Give users options to choose between.
DISCLAIMER: Please consult your health care provider before you decide on which action to take. Opinions raised here are from personal experience only.
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by Lise
1 month 2 days ago
Are you practising attachment parenting and need some support? Attachment parenting is based on the theory of attachment and sensitive and emotional availability of the care giver.
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by Kinderelomelo
1 year 1 month ago
How do you feel about vaccinations? Discuss your feelings about upcoming vaccinations here or gain more information from other moms.
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by blessedmom
1 year 1 month ago
We all need our sleep! Unfortunately not many babies understand this. How do you deal with sleep deprivation or cultivate a better sleep pattern for your little one?
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by liefie
2 months 1 week ago
Are you a mom using cloth diapers? Find each other here and share all your handy tips. - And beautiful designs.
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by Simone C
2 months 23 hours ago
A category for all women Trying to Conceive. Share your TTC experiences and discuss fertility issues here.
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by MomToChloe
28 minutes ago
Are you in the dreaded "two week wait" where the seconds tick by? Do you want any advice on pregnancy tests or ovulation prediction kits?
Or are you charting your cycle? Ask and share here.
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by MommywannaB
1 week 3 days ago
Talk to other women facing the same challenges as you do.
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by MommywannaB
4 weeks 4 hours ago
Are you using medication this cycle or are you receiving IUI or IVF treatment? Support each other through this journey.
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Last Post: IVF/ICSI support
by Hails
6 days 34 minutes ago
Adoption does not only include long waits and lots of administration but also takes its toll on would-be parents emotionally. Are you trying to adopt or have you ever adopted? Talk to other adoptive parents.
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Last Post: Hier is ek weer...
by sexy~hexy
5 months 1 day ago
Are you considering an egg donor or becoming a surrogate mother? Talk to our resident expert, Rikki Walsh, who has donated eggs and has been a surrogate mother.
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Last Post: The Sunshine Agency
by Carmen-capi33
1 month 2 weeks ago
No-one can understand the heartache of losing a child. This is an emotive subject and many women find it too heartbreaking to talk about. Share, support or just listen to each other here.
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by ayesha07
3 weeks 1 day ago
For moms wanting to take off their mommy hats and just be a woman. This thread is for anything and everything that has nothing to do with your children!
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Last Post: Hormones!!!
by Joanne23
1 month 2 days ago
Not everyone bounces back to their pre-pregnancy weight straight after being pregnant. What are your dieting, nutritional and exercise tips. And what WORKS?
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Last Post: Banting
by Karmie
1 month 4 weeks ago
What to make for dinner or give your baby who has just started solids? Any ideas to make toddlers eat their veggies? Or a nice meal to make over the weekend. We all need new ideas!
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Last Post: Cookbook
by carmyburlo
1 month 3 weeks ago
Do you have a service you want to let other moms know about? How about stuff you want to sell? Let other moms find you here.
Please note: from 12/08/2010 you have to be a GOLD BOARDER to post here.
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by Vendah
3 days 22 hours ago
When is the next Moomie meet near you? Keep up to date with Moomies meeting all over the country.
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by StellaK
1 month 2 weeks ago
Janine van Niekerk is a registered dietician (BSc Dietetics - 2004) in private practice since 2008 with a passion and special interest in women's health and pediatric nutrition. She focuses on pregnancy related nutrition problems, as well as introduction of solids, management of failure to thrive, colic / reflux and allergies for the babies.
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by Newbiemom
1 year 4 months ago
Kim Young trained as a HypnoBirthing childbirth educator in the UK in 2008 after giving up her career as a research scientist. This followed her 1 hour, 48 minute pain-free labour with her second child using HypnoBirthing. Kim and her family emigrated to Cape Town in December 2009 and brought HypnoBirthing to CT. She founded Beautifully Born and has taught over 250 couples. BB has expanded to incorporate 5 other HypnoBirthing practitioners across South Africa.
Ask her anything about birthing!
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Last Post: VBAC
by Marindasn
1 year 5 months ago

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