Mom-owned Businesses We Love >> His Heart Wear

Introducing the next Mom-owned business we love, His Heart Wear. The one you need and didn’t even know! You have to take a look at this “New Kid on the Block” brand, as they are certainly at the right place, at the right time. “For such a time as this.” ** To follow or know […]

Guest Blog – Claire’s Story: I Am A Mother

  Hi! I’m Claire. I’ll be 34 in a few weeks. I’m married to the love of my life, the most wonderful and kind man in the universe. I have no children. That last one is always a difficult sentence for me to put in words. I am, however, a mother. Let me explain.   […]

Mom-owned Businesses We Love >> ByRoeline

We are very excited to start our first of many blog-interviews with some amazing women behind the local mom-owned businesses you & I adore. The first is very special to MonaLisa Mamas, as ByRoeline exclusively designed and screen-printed (by hand!) MLM’s very first Baby Onesies. Read all about our interview with Roeline from ByRoeline&Co. **To […]

In The Press

MonaLisa Mamas Nursing Covers featured in Living & Loving Magazine! We are VERY proud to have recently been featured in one of the top Mom & Baby magazines in the country! What an honour! The articles features their pick of the top 5 breastfeeding covers in South Africa, and MonaLisa Mamas’ Nursing Cover is one of […]

Checklist before Baby Arrives

I am 5 weeks away from having our little princess and although the excitement is high, the last few days the reality of having another baby has really hit. And I keep wondering if we are really prepared. So perhaps it is the “nesting” talking, but I have put together a list of things we […]

MonaLisa Mamas turns 1!

  Wow, we simply cannot believe it has been a whole year since we opened our MonaLisa Mamas (virtual) doors for the very first time! And what a year it has been!   We joined markets and exhibitions and became involved in the annual MediClinic Pregnancy Awareness Week. We joined hands with Maternity/Baby shops and […]

Babywearing Strikes

  “Oh, my baby didn’t like being worn.” It’s something I’ve heard lots of moms say. And while there certainly are babies who don’t like it and won’t like it ever, there are some tips and tricks you can use if you want or need to wear your baby and baby (or toddler!) is not cooperating.  […]

10 Reasons Why Toddler-wearing is Awesome!

  As my little boy came closer and closer to the 1 year milestone, I subconsciously started carrying him less and less in his wrap. He was weighing close to 11 kg and was wanting to see and touch more and more while we were out. I started thinking my babywearing days were over. But […]