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Your enemy pregnancy itch: what can you do about it?
Did you have your doubts when you used to hear people complain about their belief that itching is worse than pain? You thought that pregnant Truus was just acting up and was happy to complain about anything and everything. But...
Extreme nesting urge: time to panic or not?
Do you have an extreme need to clean during pregnancy? Are you obsessively cleaning your house before the little one arrives? Yep, then there is only one diagnosis possible: a severe form of nesting urge. Don't need a doctor to...
Oh my goodness: you’re gonna love these baby sets!
Time to eat! That means time for a party, right? Unfortunately, for some kids dinner time is not always one of their favorite moments of the day, no matter how hard it can be to imagine (because: yes, finally something...
8x healthy recipes that will make your mouth water
Empty bags of chips while binge-watching a Netflix series. To the irritation of your hubby. Because that one exciting scene just can't be understood because of all the crackling you are doing. Or maybe you're the person who manages to...
Diary of a preggo: Week 33
Dear Diary, SOS - what to do in warm temperatures? My belly is growing rapidly, we can slowly see the birth at the end of the tunnel and the news item that a tropical summer is coming launched on my...
7 kidfluencers you should be following on social media!
Influencers: you hate them or you love them. Nothing, but then nothing in between. On the one hand, you have the camp that likes every picture of an influencer, scrolls all too enthusiastically through their profiles, and in the meantime...
Twinning with your mini-me
Complaining about the sweetness of women wearing the same thing as their little daughter? Guilty. This is probably true for most of us. "Geez, there's another case of her trying to make her daughter a little version of herself with...
Diary of a preggo: Week 32
Sometimes I can hardly believe it myself. In 5 to 6 weeks we would see a little girl in the crib (if I gave birth at 37/38 weeks). The temperatures have been rising considerably in recent weeks and since we...
Oh my cheese: which cheeses are you allowed to eat during pregnancy?
Imagine the following scenario: you are enjoying an evening out to dinner, and everything has gone very well. The menu is once again handed out to you so that you can choose a dessert. But actually, you don't need to...
Getting married during your pregnancy: how to make it a big success!
Congratulations! You are going to marry the love of your life and are also expecting your love child. A unique moment! Yet it feels like a challenge at the same time: both pregnancy and organizing a wedding ask a lot...
Diary of a preggo: week 31
Dear diary, We start the week in this weekly booklet with a look back at last week. We had a great fun echo that I definitely have to mention - even though it originally doesn't fit in here anymore. In...
I'm going to the beach with my baby and taking with me....
It's finally here: the Dutch summer. Yes, it's always the question of whether it will show up or whether we will go straight from spring to fall. But after months of complaining about bad weather, we can now really enjoy...
Read-aloud fun: take advantage of the numerous benefits!
Reading aloud. You probably have a lot of fond memories of it yourself. Reading a bedtime story. Reading a story in class. Reading a story on the rug in front of the fireplace. Okay, probably that cup of hot chocolate...
Diaper dilemmas: which diaper for your baby?
How often will you change your baby? Probably you would rather not know. That's why it's important to choose good quality diapers. Again, there are many types of diapers. Washable diapers, different sizes, diapers with different absorbency. And so, we...
Rock your baby: these are the best rocking chairs
Are you already feeling the itch to decorate the baby's room? Stupid question, because the only answer is of course 'yes, duh'. Maybe you've also been thinking about buying a rocking chair for the baby's room. A rocking chair has...
How to survive the summer heat when you're pregnant
Complaining about the weather is something we do all too often (and all too gladly). Living in a country where the weather is not always good can sometimes be a disappointment. Especially when plans literally fall through the cracks. But...
The cutest birth signs and window stickers!
The pregnancy is progressing, the emotions are piling up, and meeting the love of your life (well, besides your partner the second love of course) is more and more in sight. So exciting! Chances are you are already thinking about the following...
What are fine grooming products for your baby?
What are fine grooming products for your baby? It's probably no surprise to hear that you'll be stocking up on a lot of care products - and a lot of products in general - for your baby. After all, as...
Breastfeeding and artificial feeding: the pros and cons at a glance
When you are expecting a little miracle, there are a lot of decisions (with a capital D) to be made. One of them has to do with feeding your little one: do you want to give your baby breast milk...
Diary of a preggo: week 30
Dear diary, The exciting thing about these weeks is that you notice in everything that the end is in sight. Hello belly, boobs and stretch marks, you can't miss your existing growth. Physically you become rounder and you see the...
How to prevent and treat a pregnancy mask
Did you know that pigmentation spots on your face are more likely to appear during the second and third trimesters of pregnancy? This is also known as a 'pregnancy mask'. Another ailment to add to the laundry list of pregnancy...