Tag: motherhood

Quick and easy Bunny Chow

Quick and easy Bunny Chow

As you may or may not know, I was born and raised in Durbs. My all time favorite meal is a Bunny Chow. I sure do miss being able order one whenever I want to. I’ve only found one restaurant in Cape Town who sells […]

{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 […]

10 Baby items you really don’t need

10 Baby items you really don’t need

There are loads more out there I’m sure, but today I’m talking about just 10 baby items you really don’t need and by not buying them, you’ll save yourself some pennies. As a first time mom, shopping for your baby before he/she arrives, can be […]

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 […]

How my kid went crazy over a live Dino on my phone!

How my kid went crazy over a live Dino on my phone!

Burger King launched the exciting BK Dino cards this week for the kids! This is by far one of the most exciting yet educational “toy” designed for a kids meal. Its a set of 25 collectible Dino cards that come to life through a free […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]