Sleep aids for babies [introducing GRO Company]

As the weeks fly by and we get closer to the arrival of our new baby, I can feel the anxiety of sleep deprivation kicking in – that’s the problem with knowing exactly what you will be walking into isn’t it?! Since my baby shower, everything is starting to feel real and it’s been difficult to sleep as […]

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My Baby Shower

I don’t mean to show off, but I kinda, sorta have the most amazing friends – there’s lots of evidence to prove it, but my pregnancy journey and baby shower have been testament to this. This sorta-surprise baby (watch the video here) has been showered with plenty of love and acceptance right from the beginning and […]

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Mama Mingle Event [+ Building and Bathroom tips]

#MamaMingleSA; Mama Mingle

I had the pleasure to host my second Mama Mingle event, which is part of a series of events I created last year, to bring moms together to chat about different themes and experiences we have along our journey. This past Saturday, the conversation was around home, building and renovation projects. I hosted eight gorgeous […]

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JOHNSON’S® Baby Re-launch

Johnson's®

There are times, when I can’t believe that ‘ve been a mom for ten years – Johnson’s® has been part of my motherhood journey for all this time and even prior to that, as I was growing up. The yellow shampoo bottle is one that will always be iconic for me, as it takes me right back […]

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[Home building] Putting together a children’s bathroom

Children's Bathroom

Designing my children’s bathroom has been one of the most exciting parts of our very stressful building project, which has spanned almost 18 months. I’m very excited to be collaborating with CTM to put my children’s bathroom together and in a few weeks, I will be sharing the final result with you. Since it’s still work-in-progress, […]

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How to start a blog

How to start a blog

After parenting questions, the most common queries I get are from people who want to know how to start a blog. I have been promising this blog post for a while and several of you already know about a product that I will be launching in a few weeks – a beginner bloggers eBook! I […]

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Managing a difficult pregnancy

Difficult pregnancy

I’m in the third trimester of my third pregnancy, so I know how strenous a difficult pregnancy can be on a mom. Firstly, admitting that you’re struggling with your pregnancy does not make you ungrateful and neither does it make you a bad mother. Acknowledging a difficult pregnancy can be a challenging thing, so much […]

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Princess K’s Ballerina Party

We recently celebrated the princess of our castle with a ballerina party. She had been asking and talking about her third birthday party for almost six months prior to her birthday. My brief was that it had to be pink, with balloons and cake (with fire, aka candles) – easy enough right? This being the first […]

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