Tag: baby

Your childbirth can be empowering to you {WIN A BIO-OIL HAMPER}

Your childbirth can be empowering to you {WIN A BIO-OIL HAMPER}

February is pregnancy education month and the Pregnancy Education Month campaign highlights how childbirth education empowers parents for a better birth experience. Yes, your childbirth can be empowering to you. Birth is the most natural process on earth and yet studies have shown that one in every […]

How my blog did in it’s first year

How my blog did in it’s first year

I started an Instagram account for my sons around November 2016. I posted a few pictures, but at a very slow pace. Never for a moment did I think I’d be writing about how my blog did in it’s first year. And when I say […]

10 tips for flying with children by Travelstart

10 tips for flying with children by Travelstart

Traveling with kids is difficult and stressful, is an understatement. It can either go really well or really bad, there is just no in between. I recently traveled with my two kids from Cape Town to Durban. A mere one hour and 45 minute flight. […]

Why online shopping is better – featuring Schnooky Pie

Why online shopping is better – featuring Schnooky Pie

Over the weekend I had to do abit of grocery shopping. Fortunately we got there early-ish and the person at the front of the queue let us and someone else go ahead so we didn’t have to spend too much time waiting to pay. BUT, […]

We’ve been featured in the Weekend Argus

We’ve been featured in the Weekend Argus

It must be the best feeling to open a Sunday newspaper and see yourself in a massive (ok not massive but kind of) picture in the Lifestyle section of the Sunday Argus. You guys, we’ve been featured in the Weekend Argus ya’ll!! When I was […]

Raising children today verses 30 years ago

Raising children today verses 30 years ago

Raising children today verses 30 years ago, is hard to say the least. Theres SO much to deal with. It’s become essential for many moms to work full time, leaving them tired, stressed, and not able to enjoy the amount of quality time they would […]

Dear first-time mom – Motherhood described in 20 quotes

Dear first-time mom – Motherhood described in 20 quotes

You learn so much about yourself when you become a mom. If you’re reading this and are not a mom or about to become a mom, you will surely understand all of these quotes when your bundle arrives. So here it is, motherhood described in […]

Toy Box on wheels from Leisure Chests

Toy Box on wheels from Leisure Chests

Today I’d like to tell you all about yet another local, mom owned business, Leisure Chests. We received this stunning toy box on wheels from Leisure Chests a couple of weeks ago. And it’s been a total hit in our home for many reasons!   […]

Why I am OK when my toddler throws a tantrum

Why I am OK when my toddler throws a tantrum

Why I am OK when my toddler throws a tantrum My last born, Cole, is 13 months old as I write this post. I suddenly realised just the other day, that he is now a toddler. He’s not a baby any longer. Slowly but surely, […]

How I got my almost two year old off the dummy in just 3 days

How I got my almost two year old off the dummy in just 3 days Firstly, I’m neither for dummies or against them. Or pacifiers or soothers, as you might know them. It served its purpose while it needed to, but as Liam got bigger, […]