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The parenting journey is not one that any person can explain, it has to be experienced - the highs and lows; joyful moments and the times when you don't quite know what you're doing (no there is no manual, you will be winging it!) but you keep trying your best and most importantly learn to enjoy every part of it.
Weekly English South Africa Kids & Family · Health & Fitness Narrated by Various Guest
7 Episodes

Planned Unplanned - Learning about and understanding what special needs is

Learning about and understanding what special needs is can be vastly different from experiencing it for yourself with your own child. On today's #PlannedUnplanned, we're joined by a mother of four beautiful children, Vezi Silwanyana and founder of the INAM Foundation which was inspired by the journey that her and…
23 Sep 2019 42 min

Planned Unplanned - Parenting is an all encompassing experience

Parenting is an all encompassing experience and it's quite easy to be consumed with what needs to be done by each parent to look after the household and your child / children...and forget about YOU, the parent. On today's #PlannedUnplanned, we're trying to figure out how as parents we can…
2 Sep 2019 46 min

Planned Unplanned - The motherhood journey when you are the only parent

The motherhood journey when you are the only parent. When society judges unwed mothers harshly - they are isolated and left with little or no support. On #PlannedUnplanned, we're joined by single parent Cikizwa Mashologu who shares her own journey when she fell pregnant at a young age and the…
26 Aug 2019 56 min

Planned Unplanned - Love - Marriage - Babies

Love - Marriage - Babies. When are you having a baby? You have maybe asked the question or you have been asked the question. Will there ever be a time when the focus wont be on women and their reproductive system or how soon she will be having children? On…
18 Aug 2019 43 min

Planned Unplanned - Parenting your way (finding your rhythm)

From how to burp the baby, to getting your bundle of joy into a sleep routine that will help everyone in the house stay sane and sleep better too - finding your rhythm with the newest member of your family will be an interesting time! It will have the stressful…
12 Aug 2019 44 min

Planned Unplanned - Breastfeeding

It's absolutely natural and happens so easily...Right? It's #breastfeedingweek and there's a lot of conversation on the benefits of it, how employers should be supporting breastfeeding mothers and also how we should be normalising breastfeeding in public. On #PlannedUnplanned, we focused on how mothers truly experienced breastfeeding: the high, lows,…
5 Aug 2019 45 min

Planned Unplanned - Hello Parenthood!

Welcome to #PlannedUnplanned - An introduction to who we are, what we're about - and sharing a little bit more about our individual parenting experiences. We have ideas and thoughts on how cultural and societal expectations do have an impact on how we do what we do for our children,…
30 Jul 2019 39 min