Meet talented Mama Katrina Ward from Outie

Have you ever met someone and just thought "Wow I wanna be their friend!" That's how I felt when I met the talented Katrina Ward who runs Outie. We had a quick chat, while our toddlers ran around under foot and I was intrigued. I wanted to know more about this...

Having kids saved my career

Pippa Bourke, Creative Junction Having kids saved my career. Sure I may be overweight, sleep deprived and snot-encrusted- but I am a ‘career mum’. My husband and I own two businesses. We couldn’t share, so we had to have one each. We have two of most things; two...

Surfs Up – Learn 2 Surf Waipu Cove

A few Saturdays ago I kissed the family good bye, jumped in the car and headed out to the beach for the day! I was pretty excited to be having a day out by myself but little did I know how much better it was going to get! I was lucky enough to be invited along to join...

What is The Babysitters Club?

The Babysitters Club Have you got a big night out coming up soon? A busy day full of meetings that you don't want to drag a troublesome two year old? Asked the Grandparents one to many times? Today I am introducing Georgia Meek who has set up an innovative service for...

Survival tips for travelling with children this summer

Travelling with children will be fun and enjoyable for the whole family with a few basic helpful hints and advice. You don’t need to stress and do a lot for this to happen! Firstly I say remember the Scouts Motto? BE PREPARED Any travel is better if you are prepared...

Welcome to The Mother Hood

The Mother Hood is an online community to support and empower mums so that they can be themselves, trust their own instincts and open up about the rollercoaster that is ‘motherhood’.

We are all different and we all parent differently.

There is no right or wrong way.

What we all want is what is best for our families and we are here to help you along the way.