Tag: pregnant

What you need to know when flying Pregnant

What you need to know when flying Pregnant

Mango Airlines was kind enough to enlighten my readers and I, on what you need to know when flying pregnant. I flew once while pregnant with my eldest son and really wish I knew then what I know now. Although it was just a quick […]

{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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

My favorite South African Mommy Bloggers {Part 1}

My favorite South African Mommy Bloggers {Part 1}

Our community of South African mommy bloggers is ever growing. As mommy bloggers, we share some of our most inner thoughts, family life, both happy and not so happy experiences, and just about everything about the day in a life of a South African mother. We […]

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 […]

Creamy Mushrooms and Thyme on Toast

Creamy Mushrooms and Thyme on Toast

Welcome to my third waterless recipe of the waterless recipes series. Last week I made Waterless Molten Chocolate Microwave Mugs and they were so YUMMY! Today’s recipe though, has got to be my favorite mid-day snack. Simply because I love mushrooms. They compliment so many […]