Shaken Baby Syndrome

A large number of child deaths are reported in South Africa each year. A lot of deaths relate to neglect, abuse or murder. Despite this, there's a knowledge gap in relation to understanding the issue....

Amniotic fluid problems

The importance of amniotic fluid Amniotic fluid is essential for pregnancy and foetal development. Amniotic fluid is a watery substances residing inside a casing called the amniotic membrane or sac. ...

Choosing a pre-school

Becoming a parent is a momentous; life-changing event filled with hopes, expectations and naturally some fears. Parents often learn and grow alongside their children, as they face the challenges of pa...

Newborn reflexes

Although newborn babies are physically helpless and vulnerable at birth, they have a number of amazing innate abilities or reflexes. Reflexes are involuntary movements or actions, designed to protect ...


Mastitis is an inflammation of the breast that can lead to infection. The word “mastitis” is derived from the Greek word “mastos” meaning “breasts”, while the suffix “-itis” denotes “inflammation”. Ma...

Pelvic floor exercises

Although your new baby will probably bring you immense emotional satisfaction, physically you may feel uncomfortable and strange in your own skin. After 9 months of pregnancy and hormonal changes, you...


Babies cry because they need to communicate something and most parents, especially new moms, find it distressing to see or hear an unhappy baby. In time, you will learn to recognize the various causes...

Antenatal Classes

Antenatal classes are informative sessions provided to prepare expecting parents for the birth of their child and the early days of being a parent.Most antenatal classes are run by Midwives and occasi...


The Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020 was launched on the 11 May 2011. It is a global declaration of war against road crashes and fatalities. According to Mr Sibusiso Ndebele, MP Minister of ...

  • Shaken Baby Syndrome

    Tuesday, 21 July 2015 16:28
  • Amniotic fluid problems

    Thursday, 14 May 2015 12:54
  • Choosing a pre-school

    Friday, 10 April 2015 17:50
  • Newborn reflexes

    Tuesday, 03 March 2015 15:49
  • Mastitis

    Tuesday, 03 March 2015 15:41
  • Pelvic floor exercises

    Wednesday, 11 February 2015 17:20
  • Colic

    Wednesday, 11 February 2015 17:11
  • Antenatal Classes

    Monday, 03 June 2013 09:34
  • Strap-in-the-Future

    Thursday, 30 June 2011 13:52

All About Tum2Mom


Janine Daniel works in partnership with Sister Elizabeth Beavon. Janine was inspired to launch Tum2Mom when she became a new mom in September 2008 and found very little local information about parenting. Janine has a BA Communications degree, majoring in Communications and Psychology. She has an honours degree in Public Relations and an honours degree in Psychology. She is passionate about writing, reading, pottery and organic gardening.

Sister Elizabeth Beavon has been Chloe's health care provider since birth. Janine approached her to become part of Tum2Mom. Elizabeth agreed and the rest is history. Sister Elizabeth Beavon worked as a midwife for many years before giving birth to her own boys, in 2001 and 2003. She now gives antenatal classes and runs her own Wellness Baby Clinic, and she is also a parenting coach, providing parents with guidance and support as they travel the path of parenthood.

Carmen Swart from Net Plus Solutions is the website designer and she does a sterling job. Carmen has been around computers since she was a child and would be completely lost without her computer. She runs her business with perfection in mind and makes sure the customer is proud of their website.

Nicole Imerman is a freelance writer and researcher. She makes sure that every "i" is dotted and that every "t" is crossed. Nicole loves reading, writing, poetry, going to theatre, movies and doing Biokinetics.