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MISS TEES: Slogan T-shirts for Moms

May 22, 2019

Today we take a moment to celebrate the women behind Miss Tees – slogan T-shirts for Moms. Miss tees is a brand new, local T-shirt company that launched earlier this year. But these aren’t just any old tees… Made from the softest, quality cotton, printed and embroidered with mama’s words full of affection and tenderness, intended to inspire, motivate and celebrate moms. Mums really are the greatest They are the power and the pillar of every family. One minute running…

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Self care time with I love my Journals : Bullet journals made in South Africa

May 19, 2019

A few months ago I was contacted by I Love my Journals – a brand new business that designs and sells bullet journals made in South Africa. No stranger to journaling, you can read me preaching self-reflection, planning and organisation in last year’s blogpost “10 EASY SELF-CARE TIPS FOR MOMS” – I couldn’t wait to tryout bullet journaling or BUJO (as the cool kids say). How to  start a bullet journal STOP overthinking it and just START! You may think it’s…

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How to increase your breastmilk supply with Mrs. Milk lactation bars

May 15, 2019
How to increase you breastmilk

No two breastfeeding journeys are the same but as a mom it’s always a top priority figuring out how to increase your breastmilk supply. Taking care of yourself while nursing and nourishing your body is important but not always possible. The newborn days can be particularly challenging and prolonged breastfeeding can cause a lot of strain on your body too. I remember feeling particularly drained around Ava’s first birthday. At 18 months I was ready to stop breastfeeding. Between 3…

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BENA: Lux South African loungewear for woman

May 9, 2019

I have been obsessed with finding proudly South African loungewear for woman… Pyjama sets, robes and night slips that aren’t just comfy to wear but that’s also beautiful and stylish. As a work-from-home-mom I spend a lot of time going nowhere… Working in between nap times, meal prep, cleaning and play. It’s easy to forget about myself. I especially remember the early, newborn days of motherhood. Days when getting dressed was an achievement in itself. I cried a lot, laughed…

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Lula Fox: Organic make-up in South Africa

Apr 30, 2019

Finding organic make-up in South Africa has been a challenge. As a mom to 3 girls, using “clean” skincare and make-up is a top priority. I don’t want to expose our girls, or myself to unnecessary chemicals and toxins. Lula Fox Ecolux Make-up makes it easy to enjoy all the fun and benefits of make-up but without worrying about the usually nasties. The first natural, professional make-up range in South Africa. Founded by Sinéad Brook and Fiona Buchner. “Frustrated that they…

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CLOSED Style the Bump: The Yummy Mummy Maternity BodyWear Challenge and Giveaway

Mar 23, 2017
Just a Mamma Yummy Mummy Maternity Capsule challenge

23 Weeks into our 3rd pregnancy and I’m feeling great and excited for another “Style the Bump” post! When Yummy Mummy Maternity contacted me with the “challenge” to do 10 looks with their BodyWear MultiBuy Collection I was nervous… How do I create 10 different looks using 4 items? I have a whole closet full of clothes with nothing to wear #typicalwomanproblem, BUT I never say no to a challenge (or gorgeous clothes) What fun it turned out to be! I’m…

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CLOSED Just a Mamma – Valentines Day Giveaway!

Feb 7, 2017
Justamamma MSTUDIO Couch picnic gift box

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, we have teamed up with one of our favourites to bring YOU an incredible Valentine’s Day Giveaway! M.Studio gets how busy life is and how some of us are still recovering from holiday debt. Mariaan has come up with the perfect Valentine’s Day gift that is easy and affordable while still being fun and thoughtful! The My Beautiful Box – Couch Picnic – Valentine’s Day 2017: A beautifully packed kraft box filled with all the…

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CLOSED The Just a Mamma 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway!

Dec 14, 2016
JAM 12 Days of Christmas giveaway cover

Christmas is only a few days away so lets celebrate the season of giving with a 12 Days of Christmas Giveaway! How it works: Together with 12 of our favourite South African brands we are bringing you 12 days of awesome Christmas gifts. A new gift for every new day! These items are added to one HUGE hamper. (Well, actually a gorgeous ZANA soft pot.) This soft pot, and all it’s lovely content, will be giving away to one lucky winner…

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