Body Positivity during Pregnancy

Pregnancy is definitely one of those changes to your body that has you amazed. BUT harmless comments can have you feeling uncomfortable in your own skin.  Here's what I've heard so far. My all time favourite are:“Are you having twins??” “Wow you’ve really popped”“Damn, you’re huge, girl” – from loving husband (apparently).I’ve never been one to obsess or care too much about body weight.…

The reality behind my pregnancy journey

About a week after the launch of Viemère the most unexpected thing happened. I found out we were pregnant. Was I thrilled?  Yes. BUT also no. The desire of my heart was always to have a 2nd so my son would have a sibling. A friend. A family member. Poor kid doesn’t even have cousins. The idea has been off the table for years, with a few occasional power struggles that I won. But nothing…

​Tips on Hiding the Baby Bump

Today might just be 'one-of-those-days'. You’re really not in the mood to work that baby bump. If you have to hear another, “Oh the belly has grown!”. You might just have to hurl (oops...reference to the first trimester nausea!). So what if you want to take a break from all that unsolicited attention from strangers? Or you’re chairing this Friday’s board meeting? Here are 3 fool proof w…

5 Secrets to Beating the Heat in Style

Summer is finally here. No one is complaining about gettin’ some sun.  Except…when you’re pregnant, irritated and hormonal – hot weather makes things so much worse. For the mama-to-be who feels like a sweaty whale, we’ve got the answer for you (we’re in the same boat sista).  Here are 5 secrets to a sweat-free summer:1) Coconut all natural deodorantWe’ve actually lived through the h…

​1 Nursing Tank, 3 Ways

We know the frustration.  You’re only pregnant for 9 months.  And you don't really want to shop too much knowing it's not going to last. So how to do you maximize your maternity wardrobe without going overboard? The key is to invest in a high quality basic that works as a foundation to build multiple different looks. We’re madly in love with this bamboo classic tank that’s breastfee…

Tops to wear now & later

Hate the bows & granny lookin’ maternity clothes? Don’t compromise on style during the most exciting time of your life. We’ve curated stunning non-maternity pieces, that’ll accommodate a growing belly and you’ll love for years to come.     Cut out blouseLook fresh & playful in this lemon coloured top. Sophisticated neckline and kimono sleeves, it’s the perfect top…