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Lockdown Party ideas: DIY Teddy Bears Picnic Party

How are we already celebrating Eliana's LAST single-digit birthday? Our eldest is 9! This past year has changed our family in many ways..., bringing us closer together, while also reminding us of what matters most - the ones we love. So, we decided to celebrate our...

Lockdown Party ideas: DIY Teddy Bears Picnic Party

How are we already celebrating Eliana's LAST single-digit birthday? Our eldest is 9! This past year has changed our family in many ways..., bringing us closer together, while also reminding us of what matters most - the ones we love. So, we decided to celebrate our...

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Lockdown Party ideas: DIY Teddy Bears Picnic Party

Lockdown Party ideas: DIY Teddy Bears Picnic Party

How are we already celebrating Eliana's LAST single-digit birthday? Our eldest is 9! This past year has changed our family in many ways..., bringing us closer together, while also reminding us of what matters most - the ones we love. So, we decided to celebrate our...

Book Club: Best Earth Day Books for kids

Book Club: Best Earth Day Books for kids

22 April 2021 is world Earth Day. A day aimed to raising awareness about climate change and global warming. A day to celebrate our beautiful planet and also an opportunity to educate ourselves on ways we can protect the environment. An easy way to start this journey...

7 Days of Easter fun: Explaining the crucifixion to toddlers

7 Days of Easter fun: Explaining the crucifixion to toddlers

Jesus died on the cross, for our sins. He gave His life for ours and now we all have the gift of eternal life with God. The Easter story is the fulfillment of God's promise to man, a selfless and unimaginable sacrifice of love and core to our Christian beliefs. That's...

The ultimate list of Proudly South African clothing brands for kids

The ultimate list of Proudly South African clothing brands for kids

One of the most asked questions we get is; "Where did you buy your girls those outfits?" Whether at church in their Sunday bests, or comfy casual exploring over weekends... We always get stopped and asked about what they're wearing. The answer stays the same; proudly...

Puzzle play by age (and developmental stage)

Puzzle play by age (and developmental stage)

Puzzles... This has to be one of the most underrated toys of the moment! It's easy to forget why this classic has proven it's worth generation after generation, especially in our digital age of screens and buttons. Yet, puzzles hold far more value than we think......

TruthTV: Top Tips To Help You Parent In 2021

TruthTV: Top Tips To Help You Parent In 2021

* This post is sponsored by TruthTV. With kids at home a lot more than usual, it can be hard to balance out TV time, school work and active playtime. Television specifically can be quite a challenge, as the sheer volume of unlimited (and unfiltered) content piping...

Book Club: 10 inspiring books every girl needs to read

Book Club: 10 inspiring books every girl needs to read

It’s 2021 but somehow women all over the world are still being stereotyped, still being told what they can and should do. What they should wear and what’s considered appropriate and ladylike. Individuality is rarely celebrated. And with social media rising, the...

How to set-up a Homework Station for better learning

How to set-up a Homework Station for better learning

* This post is sponsored in part by CNA. We have 2 little ladies in Primary School this year. It feels huge! We are slowly moving out of the baby and preschool season filled with playrooms, puppets, nap times and constant mess... into a new world of formal learning,...

Easy Instant Pot Vegan Chickpea Curry Recipe

Easy Instant Pot Vegan Chickpea Curry Recipe

I have tried a few chickpea curry recipes... Vegan and "regular" and most of the time they either lack in flavour or burn my taste buds. And if you choose to use dry chickpeas you'll need to cook and cook and cook till you can't cook any more! No mama's got time for...

Print your FREE Family Planner here!

Print your FREE Family Planner here!

Being a working mama of three and wife to my entrepreneurial husband extraordinaire - things tend to get a little busy at home! Keeping track of school events, extramural activities, various appointments, birthdays, parties, meetings and more isn't always easy and...

The Ultimate Back to School Checklist (Covid-19 edition)

The Ultimate Back to School Checklist (Covid-19 edition)

* This post is sponsored by CNA. The 2021 school year may be filled with uncertainty and with our own grade 1 kicking off her formal education journey my heart has many moments of despair BUT one thing 2020 has taught us is that we CAN and WILL get through whatever...

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