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"I couldn’t enjoy my baby" 3 min read

As a brand new parent, I had barely a day of holding Hunter before I quickly became terribly concerned about his health.

🎥 The 6 best money habits for mums 1 min read

Having a baby or providing for your family is expensive, especially if you have a bad habit that makes you lose money. 😭 Financial advisor Kate McCallum reveals her six easy money-saving tips for mums. Take control of your finances...

This simple change table hack is genius 1 min read

When Emily, a member of our Mums At The Table Facebook group, shared the hack she did on her baby's change table, we knew she was on to a winner.

🎥 Frozen yoghurt bark 1 min read

Want to know how to make frozen yoghurt dairy free? 🥥 Gia and Momo teach you the best frozen yoghurt recipe using coconut yoghurt, dark chocolate, pistachios and pomegranate. This homemade low-calorie frozen yoghurt bar is easy to make and...

Why this bedtime chart is dividing mums online 😴 3 min read

Some mums are saying this chart is putting unnecessary pressure on parents, while others are swearing by it.

🎥 3 tips for self-compassion 1 min read

Research shows that our harshest critic is often ourselves, therefore, developing a sense of worth for yourself and ignoring self criticism is extremely important for your mental health and wellbeing. Psychologist Collett Smart discusses self-compassion and provides three tips to...

Why today's families are getting smaller—and smaller 5 min read

Society increasingly defines women by their professional success, rather than the way they run a home. Perhaps that’s one reason we are having fewer children than ever before.

🎥 How to pay off your mortgage faster 1 min read

Here are five tips to pay off your home loan faster and pay less interest. 🏡 

6 things to say instead of "No" to your teen attending schoolies 3 min read

If the thought of your teen heading off to schoolies is causing you anxiety, here are some tools to help you—and them—cope.

I nearly snatched the pram back from her hands 😲 5 min read

"As she lifted the pram into the boot of her car, I had to fight the rising urge to ask for it back."

Goodbye, my school boy 2 min read

I never thought I'd say this—is a mother's heart ever ready?

🎥 Preparing your budget for Christmas 1 min read

We discuss budget Christmas food ideas, Christmas gift ideas on a tight budget, Christmas budget per child and much more! The festive season is fast approaching, so we asked financial advisor Kate McCallum for her top tips on smart holiday...