Happy Chappy Deidre!

Meet Little Deidre Erasmus. Deidre was 2days old when she was diagnosed with CHD. She has a 11mm VSD, her aorta’s valve opening is misshaped. She also has only 2 […]

Pretty princess Payton!

This is princess Payton. During her mom’s pregnancy, Payton’s CHD was not diagnosed. Peyton’s paediatrician detected a heart murmur when Payton was 3 days old and consequently, she was diagnosed with CHD. […]

Remembering Nykio

This is Nyiko He was diagnosed with a whole in the heart and that his arteries were narrow while I was still pregnant with him and the blood flow was […]

7 March : Advancements in Pregnancy for Congenital Heart Defect Warriors

The field of pediatric cardiology and that of congenital heart disease has changed a great deal in the last couple of decades. Once upon a time, people born with critical […]

Meet Emily Tozer

On 3 February 2015 Emily Tozer had a heart operation for Tetralogy of Fallot. Tetralogy of Fallot is a name for a group of 4 heart defects that usually occur together. […]

2017 Blogger Challenge

Archive: Heart to Heart with Anna


I absolutely love being pregnant. I feel that it is the biggest honour as woman to carry and grow a little life inside of you. When I fell pregnant with […]

Support for Scott!

My son Scott Harmse was born on the 14th September 2016, he was blue when he was born they had to take him to NNICU had him on oxygen for a […]