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Mama Muse • April Windsor

Mother to Mila " ...when it comes to setting boundaries with loved ones - it's ok to say no; cancelling on plans and needing a moment for yourself is totally normal and okay." A brief description of yourself:Based in Melbourne, Australia; Mother to Mila, my now almost 10 month old- I am part time lifestyle and travel blogger and full time mum. We have a travel focused life and have done our best to keep that passion alive after having our little one and we love going on adventures with our daughter; and although the idea of travelling with a baby can be a bit intimidating- it’s actually the best and we were pleasantly surprised!What was your favourite thing about...

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Mama Muse • Michelle Lau

"If I could go back in time, I would change my approach and accept help earlier, rather than trying to handle everything on my own." -Michelle Lau   A brief description of myself: I have two children, Otis (5 years old) and Finn (7 years old). I work as a Marketing and Communications Manager, and in my leisure time, I enjoy being a content creator and writer. What was my favorite thing about the newborn phase? My favorite thing about the newborn phase was babywearing and experiencing the all-day cuddles! What did I find challenging about being a new mother? How did I overcome these challenges? After the birth of my first child, there were two challenging aspects: feeling overwhelmed...

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Mama Muse • Monique Pater

"I practiced 30 days of confinement however I adapted it to what felt right for me... I went out on a few walks after week 2 to get sunlight and move my body.” I am a mum of a 4 month old boy. I work in marketing and I’ve recently gone back to work (WFH which has been so much more challenging then I had anticipated). I love to be active - lots of Pilates, walking, horse riding!  What was your favourite thing about the newborn phase? Watching a newborn change every day is so rewarding. He would learn new things constantly! And just the purity of his personality shining through. What did you find challenging about being a new...

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