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Toy review: The new Barbie RC Dream Car

Dec 20, 2019
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For far too long remote control cars have been seen as a “boy toys”. Finally, a brand has stepped up, designing a remote control car that appeals to little girls all over the world. The Barbie RC Dream Car! This new upgrade in Barbie’s garage has all the sparkle, glitz and style we’ve come to expect from our favourite doll and we could not wait to give it a test drive.  (Yes, we… Mama may have been more excited than…

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Frozen 2 Books available at Exclusive Books

Dec 11, 2019
Frozen 2 Book Selection

Disclaimer: This post was sponsored by Exclusive Books and Penguin Random House SA. Frozen mania has set in… Or maybe it just in our home but after seeing the movie, our girls are “gaga” for all things Frozen, all over again! And the Frozen 2 Books available at Exclusive Books may just be the “something to READ” gifts found under our Christmas Tree this year. Frozen 2 Books and extras currently available in store: And because it’s the season for…

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Frozen 2 movie review and giveaway!

Dec 2, 2019
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It’s been 6 years since “Frozen” hit theaters in 2013, introducing us to sisters, Elsa and Anna and their friend; mountain man, Kristoff and the most loved snowman of all time, Olaf. It became the highest-grossing animated film of ALL TIME, worldwide! Won an Academy Award for best animated feature film of the year and the song that has been repeating in homes everywhere; “Let It Go,” won an Oscar for best original song. “Frozen” is a phenomenon but will…

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A Mindful Christmas Giveaway 2019!

Nov 26, 2019
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Did someone say Christmas giveaway 2019? Oooh yes… And it’s a good one! The festive season is upon us! Carols by candlelight, adorable nativity plays, silly season movie marathons, twinkling lights. beautiful decor, parties, and gift shopping has commenced. It really is the most wonderful time of year! For us, it’s also a time to say THANK YOU to all our followers and readers. Our blog would be a meaningless scribble floating around the internet if it wasn’t for you…

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Everli Baby Summer 2019 is here!

Nov 18, 2019
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This is not the first time we’ve featured Everli Baby and it won’t be the last. Sister duo Nina and Sally are passionate about creating beautiful, high-end, limited edition baby and toddler garments that make little girls feel like the fairy princesses they are. Always proudly South African. Always made with the best quality 100% cotton or bamboo. Hand-dyed with a touch of lace. And once again, Everli baby brought their A-game for Summer 2019! TEN new designs for girl…

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Another Year of Elf on the Shelf and we can’t wait!

Nov 15, 2019
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It won’t be long now… We are counting down the sleeps… Waiting in anticipation for our Elf on the Shelf ®, Mr. Eddy McJingles to return! This will be our 2nd year of silliness and fun and we CAN NOT WAIT! Where will Eddy be hiding? What will he be getting up to? Will he be bringing along another adorable furry friend? For about a month or so, leading up to Christmas Day, our little Scout Elf will surprise us…

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Gigantic Adventures with Bubblegummers children’s shoes

Nov 8, 2019
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This post was sponsored by Bubblegummers - Bata shoes. Are you familiar with Bubblegummers children’s shoes? Until recently we didn’t know this label existed but then we were asked to be apart of the Bubblegummers Spring / Summer 2019 Gigantic Adventures campaign… Lia received some shoes and were told to go “adventure”! What could be better? Eliana got a pair to try as well. Our first impressions of the shoes and the Spring / Summer collection? That signature Bubble Smell……

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How to host the prettiest, PINK Barbie birthday party!

Sep 26, 2019
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It’s been the year of character celebrations with Eliana requesting a Barbie birthday party in the beginning of the year, and Lia wanting a Peppa Pig style bash now. Our girls know what they want and I really don’t mind the themes they choose… It’s their birthday, the one day a year they get to call all the shot and we try our best to play fairy-godparents. Eliana’s brief for her Barbie birthday party Much to our surprise, Eliana wanted…

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“TWO” cool for school 2nd birthday bash!

Sep 10, 2019
DIY 2nd Birthday Party ideas

We’ve celebrated more than one 2nd birthday, and coming up with original themes is a bit more challenging every time… This year for Ava’s party, we decided to go with something completely different. Hinting to the fact that she’s still at home, and such a “mama’s girl”. A “TWO cool for School” theme seemed perfect! I made a quick invite on CANVA.com (every mama’s best friend when it comes to designing your own stationary) and sent it to our nearest…

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What to know before taking your kids to the movies

Aug 14, 2019
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Thinking about taking your kids to the movies? What age is the “right” age? Are going to the movies with little ones even a good idea at all? There’s no “right or wrong” answer… You know your child and parenting style best and should make a decision based on both. We are a movie loving family and I couldn’t wait to take the girls to their first cinema experience. We enjoy being entertained by wholesome storylines, cute characters and see…

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