Yes, I am a mother and I wear makeup

Yes, I am a mother and I wear makeup

There is this preconception that once you become a mother, you stop being everything you ever were. But does being a mother equal losing yourself and your previous life? I am a mother and I like wearing makeup. These are …
View Post
Portuguese Recipe: Empadas de Frango

Portuguese Recipe: Empadas de Frango

Those of you who followed me on my old blog know I grew up in Portugal. One of the things I like to do is re-create Portuguese food recipes. Today I am sharing with you the recipe for Empadas de&…
View Post
I didn’t love my baby right away, and that is ok!

I didn’t love my baby right away, and that is ok!

Not loving your baby right away is a tabu, people just do not speak about it. A pregnant woman has to love her baby even before it is born. That is just how people think it is supposed to be. …
View Post
Hiking with the baby: Langbathsee

Hiking with the baby: Langbathsee

Markus is a big hiker and I love a good hike when my leg plays along. One of the things we wanted to keep doing was hiking with the baby. Today I am sharing with you a beautiful place to …
View Post
10 random questions to get to know me

10 random questions to get to know me

I remember “About me” tags from back in the day when I first started blogging. They were very popular and a quick and fun way to get to know new bloggers. Which is why I decided to answer 10 random…
View Post
My birth story: unexpected emergency c-section

My birth story: unexpected emergency c-section

I think the most requested post since Benjamin was born, has been for me to share his birth story. And what better time to do it, than in the first post on this new blog? Keep on reading to find&…
View Post
Welcome to The Cheeky Mom

Welcome to The Cheeky Mom

I’ve been writing online for half of my life. Literally: I started my first blog when I was 15 and am now 30 years old. It started as an anonymous diary of a teenager trying to deal with her emotions.…
View Post
Bloglovin

Bloglovin

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Bloglovin Code
View Post