Tag: children

{WIN} Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp is the new face of Happy Event

{WIN} Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp is the new face of Happy Event

Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp is the new face of Happy Event I remember seeing this product on the shelves in stores way back when I was still a child. It’s been around for decades. Happy Event is a world class quality stretchmark product, and has been tried […]

Purchase products that are approved for use by people with allergic reactions

Purchase products that are approved for use by people with allergic reactions

Allergic reactions, from seasonal hayfever to asthma, eczema and life-threatening anaphylaxis, have a huge impact on quality of life, and the incidence is increasing at an alarming rate, across all ages from babies to adults. There are approximately 19+ million people in South Africa, living […]

We’re not having any more kids and I want the world to know

We’re not having any more kids and I want the world to know

We’ve got two boys. ”Have another one” they said. “Your son needs a friend” they said. “Two kids is even more difficult than one kid” said no-one ever before we had our second kid. Anyway, I’m over that. I’m over how difficult this is. Infact, […]

Five reasons why I won’t survive as a stay at home mom

Five reasons why I won’t survive as a stay at home mom

There are more, but today I am only talking about five reasons why I won’t survive as a stay at home mom. First off, I just want to clear the air. I have the deepest respect for stay at home moms. I cannot think of […]

Fun activities to do with the kids at home this weekend

Fun activities to do with the kids at home this weekend

As a parent, I know that fellow moms and dads are always looking for something to do with the kids. So late last year, I wrote about some fun yet inexpensive places to visit in Cape Town with the kids. Today, I’m sharing some fun […]

Cape Town Moms Who Blog

Cape Town Moms Who Blog

Myself, Hayley from Hayley’s Joys, Cisca from It’s a mom’s life and Nicole from Hearts and Hiccups, wanted to get together for a coffee date. It was mean’t to be a little catch up and network, and obviously speak about our mom-lives. Then we realized […]

Umami Mushroom and Truffle Pancakes

Umami Mushroom and Truffle Pancakes

Last weeks Meatless Monday was a delicious Broccoli, Feta & Caramelised Onion Strata. Today, we’re making Umami Mushroom and Truffle Pancakes. You’re wondering what is Unami? ‘Umami’ can be loosely translated as ‘delicious savoury taste’ and is the latest food craze to hit the Western world. […]

Rules for the Mom and Tots parking bay in South Africa

Rules for the Mom and Tots parking bay in South Africa

So what are the rules for the mom and tots parking bay in South Africa anyway?   Do you know that amazing feeling when you drive into the parking area of a mall and find that the mom and tots parking bay is empty! Immediately […]

Broccoli, Feta & Caramelised Onion Strata

Broccoli, Feta & Caramelised Onion Strata

A ‘Strata’ is a bread bake; it’s a fantastic way to make an affordable and absolutely delicious main meal quickly and easily. For today’s Meatless Monday, I’m sharing Broccoli, Feta & Caramelised Onion Strata recipe. If you are anything like me, you can probably already […]

Formula did not make my baby sleep through the night

Formula did not make my baby sleep through the night

I will never, ever, ever-ever, forget my first few weeks of being a mom. Mind blowing, life changing and just craziness all round. I mean, I was super in love, I was overwhelmed by the amount of love I felt for this little human that […]