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New Balance Sneakers for the entire family!

* This post is sponsored by Superbalist. It's the beginning of a new school year and the start of all kinds of extra-murals and sports for our crew... That means shoe shopping. More specifically, sneaker shopping! Growing feet need new trainers for netball, hockey,...

New Balance Sneakers for the entire family!

* This post is sponsored by Superbalist. It's the beginning of a new school year and the start of all kinds of extra-murals and sports for our crew... That means shoe shopping. More specifically, sneaker shopping! Growing feet need new trainers for netball, hockey,...

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New Balance Sneakers for the entire family!

New Balance Sneakers for the entire family!

* This post is sponsored by Superbalist. It's the beginning of a new school year and the start of all kinds of extra-murals and sports for our crew... That means shoe shopping. More specifically, sneaker shopping! Growing feet need new trainers for netball, hockey,...

5 ways to style boyfriend jeans

5 ways to style boyfriend jeans

* This post is sponsored by Superbalist. Let's talk "boyfriend jeans". Marilyn Monroe wore them first back in the 1960s and showed us all how a traditionally masculine look could still be feminine and cutting edge. Now, decades later this style of hip-hugging, baggy...

Faith based jewellery for kids made in South Africa

Faith based jewellery for kids made in South Africa

I'm the mom that cheers at the top of her voice next to the sports field. The mom who swallows her tears when her kids do well and when they fall down. The mom that gives one more embarrassing wave or kiss at the gate. Yes, I'm "that mom", the one that made me...

the best Christmas gifts for kids – 2022

the best Christmas gifts for kids – 2022

In our home quality wins over quantity, that's why I'm always on the hunt for the best Christmas gifts for kids! We've already shared our gift ideas for tweens so today it's the preschool to 9-year-old's turn. This gift list has been put together and approved by both...

Christmas gift ideas for tweens

Christmas gift ideas for tweens

I love a good gift guide! Especially for those "less than easy" to buy for loved ones. So, this year, I roped in our 10year old and together we came up with a few gift ideas for tweens... Categorised according to the “4 gift rule“, also known as the “Wear, Read,...

best planner for moms + tips on how to “bloom” in the new year

best planner for moms + tips on how to “bloom” in the new year

Still in disbelief as I type this BUT... 2023 is on the horizon! Another year sped by in the blink of an eye and I have a feeling things will keep speeding up, especially as I try my best to juggle home life, work life, playschool, primary school, family, friends and...

Local Christmas shopping 2022 | South Africa

Local Christmas shopping 2022 | South Africa

It's only 54 days till "the most WONDERFUL day of the year". Mr. Bublé is already playing as I'm writing this and I can almost taste "Ouma Myra's" gingerbread cookies. It's also time to place those festive orders because... Supporting local means we have to plan ahead...

Why you need to start planning for Cyber Monday, NOW!

Why you need to start planning for Cyber Monday, NOW!

* This post is sponsored by Superbalist. I don't do well in big crowds, busy shopping centers, or when needing to fight for that last marked-down item in-store. In fact, everything about BLACK FRIDAY makes me anxious, that's why Cyber Monday is more "our thing". I can...

5 Tips for parenting as a team!

5 Tips for parenting as a team!

When it comes to parenting as a team things tend to get a little "messy"... Mommy's little angels love eating their veggies, while daddy's kids always know where all the sweet treats are hidden.When mom's in charge homework gets done, rooms are kept tidy and...

FYNN Photo Books: Quality DIY photo books in South Africa

FYNN Photo Books: Quality DIY photo books in South Africa

When was the last time you printed your photos? When was the last time you put together a photo album of your most precious memories? We all (especially moms) have the best intentions when it comes to "recording" our family history BUT... Time and know-how can be a...

Esse | organic skin care for aging skin

Esse | organic skin care for aging skin

*This post is not sponsored. I was gifted an Esse 30-Day Rewilding set and wanted to share more about my experience. Confession time... I suck at maintaining a good skincare regime. I go through "good seasons" when I do all the things I'm supposed to but then life...

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