Your Pregnancy February - March 2021

Your Pregnancy is the only local magazine that offers relevant, credible and accurate information on all aspects of pregnancy. Its local and international experts answer all questions quickly and respectfully. The magazine acknowledges pregnant women’s need to look and feel good. They are concerned about their baby’s health and wellness, but also care about their own. The magazine provides all the info that’s needed, as well as the latest fashion and beauty trends, health issues and exercises. It covers all aspects of pregnancy. The team loves what it does – and it shows.

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6 Issues

in this issue

2 min
looking forward!

One of the best bits of pregnancy and parenting is that they provide you with so much in your day, week, month and life to look forward to. This anticipation of good things to come helps us stay motivated when the going gets a little tough, and it adds meaning to the more mundane bits of life. During pregnancy you look forward to scans, finding out the sex, experiencing the first kicks and – of course –giving birth. To make sure that you anticipate a wonderful birth, it is important that your “looking forward” is framed in a positive way and that fear, although normal and natural, occupies an appropriate place. This is why you get The Better Birth Guide, afree supplement with this issue. Because nothing helps you prepare better…

6 min

OUR WINNING LETTER RECEIVES A BIO-OIL HAMPER WORTH R3 000! Bringing a child into the world changes your life, and your skin. Start your pregnancy journey confidently by giving your skin the nourishment it needs to be healthy and resilient. Bio-Oil’s range of specialist scar and stretch mark skincare oils give your skin exactly what it needs throughout your pregnancy journey so that it can stretch and recover beautifully. The beautiful hamper includes a 125ml Bio-Oil Skincare Oil and a 125ml NEW Skincare Oil (Natural), a luxurious BENA gown, a hand-knitted baby beanie, MACCIE bamboo cotton swaddle blanket and dribble bibs, Shoo Shoo leather booties, a Bio-Oil toiletry bag and a beautiful set of pregnancy milestone cards. From bump to baby, love your skin. WINNING LETTER PAY IT FORWARD! Before falling pregnant, I had heard…

1 min

WIN A GIFT HAMPER FROM CARRIWELL WORTH R2 200! The Carriwell Maternity Support Belt (R275) dramatically reduces or completely eliminates lower back pain by gently lifting the abdomen and supporting the lower back, thereby encouraging a more erect posture. Seventy percent of expectant mothers complain of back pain; you don’t have to be one of them! The broad, soft belt gently lifts your tummy, relieving downward pressure. It is easy to put on and fully adjustable to your exact needs. The belt applies counter pressure to any possible area of discomfort in your lower back. It is designed never to cut into your sensitive skin. Also available in an overbelly deluxe version. Send a clear, good quality photo to us at…

1 min

YOU COULD WIN A PHILIPS AVENT STERILIZER AND SOOTHER WORTH R892 Eight lucky readers stand a chance to win a Philips AVENT Microwave Steam Sterilizer and 0-2 months soother. The Philips AVENT Microwave Steam Sterilizer’s lightweight, compact design makes it ideal for sterilizing feeding bottles in and out of the home. Just add water, load and place in the microwave for 2minutes. It fits most microwaves. The contents remain sterile for up to 24 hours if the lid is unopened. To enter, send a hi-res image of your child with a parent, other carer or sibling to Send a clear, good-quality photo to us at…

1 min

WIN A BABY CITY VOUCHER VALUED AT R380 Send a clear, good-quality, high-resolution photo to Each photo published receives a R380 Baby City Voucher Send a clear, good-quality photo to us at…

2 min
those sea blue eyes!

TELL US A LITTLE BIT ABOUT NOAH. Noah was exclusively breastfed and has always been a very good eater. His favourite foods are fruit and vegetables, especially broccoli! He loves dancing and animals. When the music starts, he drops everything and throws his whole body into his dance, which is followed by lots of laughter. After that, he applauds himself! He loves his Labrador brother, Jock, and can chat to him for hours. He really is a little ray of sunshine who adores the outdoors. He is a very, very busy bee. WHERE DID HE GET THOSE BLUE EYES? My eyes were just as blue when I was little, but he definitely gets them from his dad. That said, he looks more like me every day, but he has his dad’s determination, for sure! HOW DID…