The launch of GROW Educare Centres

I’ve been fortunate to collaborate with My School My Village My Planet on a few special projects over the last few years, but the launch of GROW Educare Centres has been my favourite and most touching by far. And it’s all because of the impact that these centres are making in ordinary lives like that […]

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[GIVEAWAY] The extra costs of education

Extra costs of education

Have you ever wondered what the extra costs of education are? My son started grade one in 2015 and the journey I had travelled to that point, was actually the inspiration for starting my blog. I didn’t want other parents to struggle with the parenting realities that caught me off guard. During the process of […]

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Pregnancy – Baby Number Three

My family is growing and I’m so excited and grateful for my pregnancy with baby number three! I am also really grateful for all the love on my pregnancy announcement post, which I was initially very skeptical about. If you have been following my blog for a while, you will know that I didn’t share or announce my […]

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Moving your toddler into their own room

Moving your toddler into their own bedroom; toddler bedroom;

Moving your toddler into their own room causes anxiety for a lot of parents, so I thought I would write about our experience and share it with you. Transitioning our co-sleeping toddler into her own room, has been both easy and difficult and I’ll explain why a bit later. Parents choose to move their toddler […]

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Our stay at Cathedral Peak Hotel

Catherdral Peak Hotel

A little while ago, our family took time out to enjoy a weekend away at the beautiful Cathedral Peak Hotel in Drakensburg. It’s a trip that I will probably never forget because of all the ‘firsts’ it came with – our first road trip as a family of four and although I have been to the […]

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About my Mama Mingle Event

Towards the end of last year, I made the decision to finally do something that scared me and I hosted my first event in my Mama Mingle event series. It may not sound like a big deal, but I can’t tell you how much courage I had to pluck up to finally do something that […]

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Hello Twenty-Nineteen

Hello Twenty-Nineteen! I can honestly say that I’m excited for the new year – as cheesy as it sounds, a new year somehow gives us hope that all the things we don’t want or like will change or magically disappear! However, I’m a realist at heart so I won’t let myself run very far with […]

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Make a SmartStart and Win with Twinsaver

Twinsaver

When I was in school, Twinsaver boxes always made the annual stationary list. Now that I’m a parent, I can confirm that not much has changed – they are here to stay! I really get it now, there are so many runny noses in my household throughout the year, so naturally, they happen at school […]

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