New Mommy Diaries
Bona|September 2017

Mapaseka Koetle- Nyokong (28), actress on e.tv soapie Scandal!, shares on what she loves about being a first-time mom.

Fundiswa Nkwanyana

My maternal instincts kicked in when I found out that I was pregnant.

I love being a mother to Nema, who turns one this month. I’m enjoying the journey. This has been a joyous celebration – from the moment I heard Nema’s heartbeat to holding her in my arms for the first time. I recently saw a tooth peeping from her gums and got excited. Watching her grow is a pleasure.

A year later and I’m still breastfeeding.

Nema’s health and well-being are my highest priorities. So, I breastfeed because it’s good for her. I also enjoy our bonding sessions during feeding time.

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