The Milk Memoirs

One part chronicle, one part resource of all things breastfeeding and family life…with a good dose of fun,crafts & mommy realness


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A morning of inspiration at the Kids Emporium Bloggers Breakfast

The Winning Squad

The Winning Squad


I’ve had both the honour and pleasure of being invited to quite a few events through this little blog of mine – all of which I’ve thoroughly enjoyed and always appreciated. However, I’ve got to say this event was truly something else! It was one where I walked away with more than just being entertained and informed by a company, or with an amazing little goody bag. Instead, I walked away enriched, encouraged and my mind brimming with the soul food that they had served up!

Not your average blogger event, now is it? Well, Kids Emporium is not Continue reading


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Wrap up of another rocking #CTMeetup (Pssst- Awesome BabySense Giveaway alert!)

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There could only be one of two possible reasons you’re reading this post: 1) you were right there, amidst all the action of the #ctmeetup 2016 and now wanting to relive a bit of the good times. Or 2) you were sadly not there, and with nose squished against the window, you now longingly wish to see what you missed out on, and wonder why you didn’t just get yourself a ticket.

Only kidding! Really, I kid, I kid. I joke, I joke…

Except, I actually do wonder why you didn’t just get yourself that winning ticket and join in.Because, honestly, you did miss out.

The name Cindy Alfino has Continue reading


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Being Interviewed by ‘Becoming You’ Online Mag: some fun honest ramblings

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Recently, I had the pleasure of being contacted by the lovely Kathryn, from the well-renowned online mag, Becoming You, which by the way, is an incredible space in the interwebs about everything from family to beauty. If you’re not already a fan of Becoming You, you simply have to go check out her space. She also does a weekly piece that features various bloggers – I love it- called “What I…“. And this week she just so happened to feature lil’ ol’ me!!!

It’s a fun little interview, that I totally Continue reading


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About last Saturday, at the #CTMeetUp

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Noticed all the hub-bub lately over on social media about the #CTMEETUP that happened this past Saturday? Yeah? Got a touch of FOMO? Yeah, I don’t blame you. Crying out into the heavens as to why you didn’t just get yourself a ticket before they sold out?

Hmmmm, oh dear, well, I’m not about to make it much better, then am I? What with the incredible blow by blow recap Im about spill.’Cause, honey if you’re a blogger and you weren’t there, then let Continue reading


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What went down at the Cape Town Mommy Blogger meet up 2015 (#ctmomblogmeet)

14256346261103_resizedIf you are on twitter or instagram, chances are your feed was probably blowing up with all the #ctmomblogmeet posts this past week. So, regardless if your interest was piqued by this, or you were just dying for it to stop, I’ll bet you’re actually dying to know just what the hell went down that day? Right? Well… Continue reading