How to survive daycare start with a sensitive child

Since I am going back to work next month, it was finally time for Benjamin to start daycare. I have do admit this was something I was somewhat nervous about because he is a very sensitive child. Today I am telling you how to survive daycare start with a sensitive…

Visiting the Zoo in Salzburg

If there is one thing Benjamin has from me is his love for animals. He loves any animal he encounters and would smother them to death with cuddles. Today I am telling you about our visit to the Zoo in Salzburg.

Welcome to Not just a Mom

As you may probably already have noticed, there’s been a change here on the blog. Today I am sharing with you why I decided to rebrand the blog, why I chose this name and the changes coming up ahead on Not just a Mom.

How to deep clean your makeup brushes

Makeup is fun and brushes make applying it much easier and quicker. But there’s something a lot of makeup lovers forget: if the brush isn’t clean, it won’t perform as well. Today I am sharing how to deep clean your makeup brushes and why you should do it. 

Wedding Wednesday: the two first steps when organizing a wedding

When I shared our Engagement on my Instagram, I got a lot of positive comments and direct messages. Amongst them were also requests to write about the wedding process on the blog. Organizing a wedding may be intimidating, but I found out there’s a way to make it simple and…

A guide to baby clothes: what do you really need?

Although baby clothes seem pretty straightforward, they can be tricky if you’ve never dealt with them before. After receiving a ton of questions on it, both on and offline, I decided to make a guide to baby clothes to make it easier for you!

Our Poreč vacation through my lens

I have shared with you how our first vacation as a family went. But you know how we always take a ton of pictures on vacations and then never use them? I decided to share some of them with you guys and bring back my column Through my lens. To…

Our first real vacation as a family

We have traveled with Benjamin to Portugal and even managed to squeeze a weekend getaway last Fall. However, our first vacation as a family took place this Summer. Today I am sharing with you how our first real vacation as a family went.

6 tips on how to keep cool during a heatwave

I hate the heat. It makes me feel sick and dizzy thanks to my low blood pressure and I never know what to wear because everything is soaking in sweat within minutes. Today I am sharing with you 6 tips on how to keep cool during a heatwave!

My hair story and why I finally dyed my hair red

I’ve been either blonde or brunette since I was 13 years old. Today I am sharing with you my hair story and why I decided to go back to my origins. 

Fibromyalgia and pregnancy: my personal experience.

I have written a few times on my old blog about my Fibromyalgia and how it affects me. When I got pregnant, a lot of people approached me wanting to know how Fibromyalgia affected me during pregnancy. Today I am sharing with you how it was. 

Easy recipe: Vegetarian Dumplings

One of my favorite foods from Portugal are these tiny little dumplings. They come with meat, fish or veggies. Today I am sharing with you an easy recipe for vegetarian dumplings. I made these recently for a group of people and they loved them!