Tag: south africa

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

My toddler won’t sleep and I’m about to lose my mind

My toddler won’t sleep and I’m about to lose my mind

I feel like I am way too old for this. My body just cannot take it anymore. My toddler won’t sleep and I’m about to lose my mind!! I am currently between thoughts like, “I cannot wait until he is like 5 and passed all […]

Ditch the screens and Play {And WIN a HOT WHEELS Bundle}

Ditch the screens and Play {And WIN a HOT WHEELS Bundle}

TV, tablet, computer, phone, tv and computer games, are all regarded as screen time. No matter what important task you are busy with on any one of those devices, it all adds up. As a full time working mom, it is challenging to keep up […]

How to save water in the kitchen

How to save water in the kitchen

Hello everyone. This drought in Cape Town means serious business hey! The pressure is ON! (literally it should probably be low). As you may or may not know, I recently started a series of recipes for waterless cooking. Ok, there is just one so far, […]

My top shoes for kids from Superbalist.com

My top shoes for kids from Superbalist.com

Superbalist.com is South Africa’s biggest online shopping destination for fashion and apartment picks delivered to your door. Did you know that they now have a kids range? Yip, they’ve heard your requests and expanded their store. I am so chuffed that I can do all my […]

10 tips for flying with children by Travelstart

10 tips for flying with children by Travelstart

Traveling with kids is difficult and stressful, is an understatement. It can either go really well or really bad, there is just no in between. I recently traveled with my two kids from Cape Town to Durban. A mere one hour and 45 minute flight. […]