Hi, my name is Brigitte, nice to meet you!
I am a working mom from Cape Town with a passion for fitness. I also consider myself an entrepreneurial creative spirit. Like you I am also still figuring it all out
Another fun business project I have started is a Mommy and Me Clothing Range called Lovu www.lovu.co.za CHECK IT OUT!
I get it, enabling your husband/partner or anyone else for that matter is probably the last thing you are thinking about while you are trying to juggle a career and being responsible for the house work. They key is to involve your partner and enabling him to help you instead of just blaming him for not helping. This is crucial not only for your sanity but also to stay focussed on your career and achieving your goals.
Self-confidence during pregnancy really can make the difference on how you experience your pregnancy. It sounds very easy and obvious, but I can guarantee you, as I am sitting here with only 4 weeks to go, it is not as clear cut and easy as it seems. If you don’t go into your pregnancy with a plan it is easy to get side-tracked. Feeling tired and not in the mood for anything, and having unrealistic goals to meet your new addition’s every expectations (even though he has non) can take over before you know it. These 9 useful tips will help you to experience your pregnancy with more confidence.
I have compiled a list of my favourite inspirational quotes from celebrity women in business from all over the world. As an entrepreneur I sometimes need a little push and motivation myself to get me through the hard times. (because believe me, its not always easy) I have these laying around to help me through them.
Today I would like to talk a bit about my journey with perinatal depression. I feel that this is something I mostly do not talk about as pregnancy is supposed to be a joyous journey. Unfortunately by ignoring this very sad and real issue we are taking the power away from women who are going through very scary mental issues and who need the support and re-assurance to seek help.
New post on the blog. All that pregnancy weight is actually divided into many pregnancy factors and mostly naturally goes after pregnancy. So how much weight should you pick up and where? This explains it a bit better …
What if I can’t or don’t love my second child as much as the first? It looks even worse in black on white than it sounds in my head. But this thought has literally been hounding me for a while and I feel terrible for even writing about it…
During pregnancy exercising is definitely something I would recommend to all mommy’s to be, BUT