My first goal for 2017 – To Play More

Happy New Year Mama’s! This is the time that we set sights on our new goals for the year. Over the festive period, I took some time to reflect on the things I would like to achieve this year. As much as I have big plans for my career, finances and health (it’s seriously time to lose the baby pooch haha), I spent quite a lot of time thinking about […]

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{TOY KINGDOM} Top 50 children’s toys this Christmas

My babies and I ventured to Toy Kingdom in Sandton City after we received a gif card to experience Africa’s most loved toy store. I decided that the best day to go would be on Lesedi’s last day of school. He received his school report and has done incredibly well this year, despite all the changes he has had to grow through this year – new house, new sibling, and […]

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B.Box Review and Giveaway

I was so excited to hear that the B.Box brand had hit the African continent. This is a brand is designed by moms, for moms so they’re all about practicality and making the lives of parents more convenient, while being safe for our kids and the environment (all their products are BPA, Phthalates and PVC free)   I had an opportunity to review three b.box products and I would also like to […]

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{Brands We Love} November

It’s the first of December Mamas – I really can’t believe it. November was one of the toughest and most stressful months for me. As you know I had surgery for a burst appendix, catch the story in my latest life and baby update, and I also spent quite a lot of time away from home due to work commitments. I feel slightly out of touch considering all that has […]

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A quick life and baby update

I’m finally back at home… Hallelujah!!!!! Firstly, I would like to thank each and every Mama that has shown me love and support over the last two weeks. I think I scared a few of you with my Instagram post during my hospital stay, I’m sorry 🙂 Although this will be a very short post, as I’m still in recovery, I just wanted to give you a quick update on […]

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{Giveaway} Johnson’s Toe-to-Toe + tips to build a bond with your baby

Johnsons Top To Toe

The one thing that you always look forward to, as a new mom, is building a bond and connection with your new baby. At most times, that synergy is not built immediately, but over time as you both step into your beautiful new reality together. One of the most powerful ways that you can use to build a bond with your baby is through physical touch.   Every baby needs and benefits […]

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World Toilet Day with Domestos

World Toilet Day

Can you imagine your child using a filthy, germ-infested toilet that doesn’t flush? Probably not right?! I can’t too, because we are lucky to have access to beautiful, clean and well-maintained toilets at home, school and work. What about those who don’t? What about the voice-less? The parents and children out there, that are desperate for brighter future prospects, but have to put up with humiliating conditions and disgusting toilets […]

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Running Mom Feature {Meet Sonia}

Mama’s I know how much you loved and missed the interview features on the blog, thank you for all the great feedback. Since I’m still in the spirit of celebrating my first Soweto Marathon, I thought it would be appropriate to do a running-mom feature and I just had to approach Sonia first. We’ve known each other for a few years and she just became a first time mom. What surprised […]

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My first Soweto Marathon

I surprised myself so much by taking part in my first Soweto Marathon. Just the word marathon is intimidating, I moaned and changed my mind a million times leading up to race day. It just freaked me out, but in the end it was done. I’m grateful to my sister for pushing me to do it because it gave me a chance to see that it’s not that bad.   Training […]

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Summer Essentials

Summer essentials

I love everything about summer – people are generally upbeat, happier and positive. There is just something about colourful gardens, sunshine and warmer weather that symbolise freshness and new beginnings.   Here are some essentials you shouldn’t go without this summer:   Water Water is literally life! Drinking water and taking a bath/shower literally leave you feeling livelier. After a sleepless night with a mischievous 7 month old, I often […]

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