Tag: parenting

Mommy and Me Expo {WIN}

Mommy and Me Expo {WIN}

It’s the event you’ve been waiting for all year. It’s the Mommy and Me Expo! And it couldn’t have come at a more suitable time. You’re just about to pop, or you’ve just given birth. You and your family are in desperate need of a […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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. […]

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 […]