Men feel left out of the breastfeeding process, but they need not be.
Nutripaeds, Parenty’s resident paediatric dieticians, has some tips on how to optimise your diet to make sure you’re getting the perfect nutrients to support you and your little one!
This week on The Great Equalizer, Sam’s about to get fit AF, Charlene is captain of her ship and we talk temper tantrums. PLUS! We welcome back children’s counsellor Phillippa Morassi.
When you are surrounded by tiny people who struggle to verbalize their needs but are really frikken needy, trust me, you can lose your shit very quickly!
We live in the beautiful city of Pretoria, South Africa. The capital! A city known for its warm people and purple Jacaranda streets.
Carey Haupt, Parenty’s resident lactation consultant, gives the inside scoop on what to consider when buying a breast pump.

Pregnancy Breast may be best, but not for me

A mother’s experience of breastfeeding is complicated and cannot be expressed – not by me anyway – in 5 minutes. So, if you will please indulge me for the next 20 minutes or so.

For The Dads Grief & Gratitude

He feels responsible to keep her safe

For The Moms I got divorced again

Last week Thursday at this time I was sitting at the Randburg Magistrates Court freezing my butt having just been handed the final decree of my divorce.

For The Moms 5 ways I have improved my morning routine

Your morning routine sets the tone for the rest of your day.

For The Moms Vegan chocolate caramel tart

Fresh berries and mint add a pretty pop of colour.

For The Moms The Great Equalizer Podcast – Starting Solids

Parenty has joined forces with The Great Equalizer, an unfiltered, honest and (at times) irreverent account of the realities of being a parent in modern-day South Africa.

Our World Winners of the South African Parenting Blog Awards

There are so many dimensions to being a parent – nanny, teacher, cook and cleaner, wardrobe buyer, shoe-lace tie’er, nurse and friend and “go get’em” motivator. We are warriors!

For The Dads Meditation 101 for the athlete

I introduce to you Meditation. Calm your elated response, class is now in session.

Life after Jenna: One mother’s story of surviving the death of her child

Our World Life after Jenna: One mother’s story of surviving the death of her child

Five things South Africa must get right for tech in schools to work

Our World Five things South Africa must get right for tech in schools to work

First time moms know best… Or do they?

Our Little Humans First time moms know best… Or do they?

Curious Kids: why do some people worry more than others?

Our World Curious Kids: why do some people worry more than others?

Should I regret co-sleeping?

Our Little Humans Should I regret co-sleeping?

Is your child addicted to screens? Here’s what you can do about it

Our World Is your child addicted to screens? Here’s what you can do about it

The Great Equalizer Podcast –  Why modern moms are so damn tired

For The Moms The Great Equalizer Podcast – Why modern moms are so damn tired

Why I yearn for a positive father – daughter relationship between my husband and daughter

For The Dads Why I yearn for a positive father – daughter relationship between my husband and daughter

Banning mobile phones in schools: beneficial or risky? Here’s what the evidence says

Our World Banning mobile phones in schools: beneficial or risky? Here’s what the evidence says

Villages are like so last century, but we need them to survive

For The Moms Villages are like so last century, but we need them to survive

A guide for parents and teachers: what to do if your teenager watches violent footage

Our World A guide for parents and teachers: what to do if your teenager watches violent footage

How to avoid being dethroned by your child

For The Moms How to avoid being dethroned by your child

I need more patience with my kids

For The Moms I need more patience with my kids

Build your immune system this winter

For The Dads Build your immune system this winter

Watch: Ndlovu Youth Choir make it to LIVE rounds with Waka Waka!!!

Our World Watch: Ndlovu Youth Choir make it to LIVE rounds with Waka Waka!!!

This s(too)l shall pass

Our Little Humans This s(too)l shall pass


 


 


 

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