Posts in Mama Fox

Welcome Fellow Foxes

Today is the day, a very good day, a very special day ,the first official day in which Leather Jacket Foxes becomes a live running site on the inter webs! I am beyond excited, and a little bit nervous! I think that’s because for the last few months I have been plotting, dreaming, rethinking, reimagining, designing, and conceptualizing all that Leather Jacket Foxes could be! And just knowing that I have the honor of sharing it with you, leaves me feeling humbled knowing that potentially a word or two, or… Read More

Why I chose a c-section birth

Yip, you read the heading right! I chose to have a Caesarean birth delivery! I bet you have formed quite strong opinions just by glancing at the heading alone! “How could she?” “Oh, she took the easy out option” “How selfish of her to choose to do that to herself and to her baby!” “Natural birth is best!” “You should only do a c-section if it’s an emergency!”. The opinionated moms As women, and especially as moms we can’t help but have an opinion on something that is personal to us. Like… Read More

Advice for new moms

Crossing over from non-mom living, into full on mom mode, can be quite overwhelming for a first time mom. Some days feel amazing, like you’re owning this whole mom hood thing. Whilst other days, it tends to feel a bit more abstract. Almost as if the whole world is plotting and conspiring against you! Or if you’re like me, I tend to keep a look out for Ashton Kutcher, wondering if he will jump out of nowhere and say “You’ve been pranked!”. Or maybe that’s just me? Nonetheless, below are… Read More

You know you’re a mom when…

When you become a mom you find yourself in a whole new world! < insert Aladdin’s theme song> You find yourself in “interesting” situations, and experiencing new things that soon become the norm. Those sobering moments that remind you swiftly “Yip , I’m such a mom!”. A rocking one none the less! These are some of my favorite typical “mom moments”, that make me feel so proud to be a mom! I can’t help but laugh at these moments, and laugh at myself! Maybe you can relate to some of… Read More