Leigh Geary

Leigh Geary was born and bred in good ol’ Jozi before moving with her family to Cape Town where she continued high school. She went on and studied Foundation Phase teaching and Child Psychology through Damelin while working in the childcare industry as an aupair. She is married and has two energetic little boys, Noah and Brody, who inspire her to record her stories for them as well as bringing moms together through shared experiences on her blog The Mom Diaries.

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Screen addiction in children

I’m one of those moms who sway between the different extremes when it comes to screen time for my kids. I like to thi…

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A lesson in slow parenting

I came across this beautiful piece of writing the other day “Pausing to listen to an airplane in the sky, stooping to…