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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, […]

Fettucini Pasta

Fettucini Pasta

We had some rain in Cape Town last night, how lovely! Today, the skies are looking grey and it is a little nippy outside. This definitely calls for a winter warmer kinda meal. Something like Fetuccini Pasta is the perfect meal for a day like […]

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 […]

Ribollita, Italian Bread Soup {Free recipe download}

Ribollita, Italian Bread Soup {Free recipe download}

There is no better way to kick off your A/W 2018 than to cook a pot of delicious Ribollita, Italian Bread Soup. What is Ribollita? ‘Ribollita’ is a delicious, wholesome, Italian soup, quite similar to minestrone. So think red and rich and tastey. That is […]

A versatile fashion look for Autumn 2018 {South Africa}

A versatile fashion look for Autumn 2018 {South Africa}

Momma’s, this one is for YOU! I know you don’t have the time to spend walking around in the malls hunting for some new clothing items for the Autumn season. So I’ve put together a versatile fashion look for Autumn 2018 for you. I’ve created […]

Ten fails that show I’m winning as a mom

Ten fails that show I’m winning as a mom

What are the most common characteristics you look for in yourself or in any other mom, as an indication that you/they are winning as a mom? Uhm, perfect make-up, always dressed on point, always on time, always packing in the coolest lunches for the kids, […]

Spinach and Feta Quesadillas with a twist

Spinach and Feta Quesadillas with a twist

I’ve always wondered what a quesadilla is. It sounds like something spicey and colorful. Just how I like my food. A ‘Quesadilla’ is a kind of Mexican, stuffed pancake traditionally made using Tortillas, but this time, we’re making them using pancakes! Spinach and Feta Quesadillas with […]

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 […]