Our cover mom Nkateko ‘Takkies’ Maswanganye and husband Chris Dinwiddy recently welcomed their baby girl. During our covershoot, we talk to them about how they met on Tinder, and how they plan to help their daughter with identifying herself in the world today.
If you’re planning on starting a family soon, page 12 covers all the debates you need to have with your partner before baby arrives. As your child settles in school, Cathrine Versfeld gives parents back-to-school tips on page 56. Dr Sumayya looks at the beauty of motherhood and how easy it is to lose your identity to motherhood, asking, can a supermom also be a super ‘someone else’ (page 68)?
Three of our readers share their pregnancy journey with us, and the Geldenhuys family talks about their daughter’s cancer diagnosis and how it affected their family dynamics.