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See Peppa Pig LIVE in South Africa

Aug 12, 2019
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They are here!!!! Well, almost… and we are counting down the “sleeps” for the return of Peppa Pig LIVE in South Africa! As the number one TV show for kids aged 2-5 years, and all the “Candi-girls”. We can’t wait to see what Peppa, George, Mummy Pig and Daddy Pig gets up to for Peppa Pig’s Big Day Out! “In this thrilling adventure – Polly Parrot and Mr Dinosaur have vanished – leaving Peppa, George, Mummy & Daddy Pig to…

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Ava’s 1st movie: Thomas & Friends Big World! Big Adventures!

Oct 4, 2018
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A few weeks ago our entire family got treated to a special premiere screening of the new Thomas the train film. Thomas and Friends. Big World! Big Adventures! The entire family was excited. I however had my doubts feeling hesitant about going to the movies with a 6, 4 and 1 year old… (Let’s just say the previous experience was less than desirable). Our girls are busy, rough and tumble kind of gals. We keep screen time to a minimum…

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Weekend Fun: Flair Baby & Toddler Market

Aug 24, 2017
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Little know fact about myself; I use to be a “mama-maker”. Back in 2012-2015 I had a little baby and toddler clothing range called Eli & I. Together with a small team of seamstresses, we work the Gauteng market scene, providing clothes for a few baby boutiques and running our own online store. It was fun, amazing and EXTREMELY hard work… That’s probably where my deep appreciation, love and support for shopping local and buying small grew. Another mama that…

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The Mamma Collaborative: Autumn tea tasting

May 24, 2017
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“A woman is like a tea bag – you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.” – Eleanor Roosevelt As woman and mamas we experience a lot of the same troubles, doubts and struggles. We face the same fears, insecurities, pressure and hate. At times we even act out and hurt one another as only a woman can… A HUGE part of why I started Just a Mamma was to bring about change. Change…

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Johannesburg’s 1st Instamamameet

Mar 2, 2017
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Instagram is taking over social media and it’s not just a place to sell and promote. Over the past year I have come to realise the amazing connections one can form and relationships that can be built within the Instacommunity.  When I heard about Joburg’s 1st Instamamameet I knew we had to check it out.Brainchild of Durban based mamas, @followingthebean, @little_skylar_jane and @moniquedevilliers89 the Joburg meet-up was hosted by @ninaameliedesigns, @fehmz and @lifeofmomandbaby at the Mushroom Park in Sandton.The threat of…

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Rock-A-Baby Fair 2017

Dec 21, 2016
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As most of you know, this past weekend was Rock-a-baby fair weekend. It’s kind of become a annual thing for us… Penciled into our Family Planner months in advance, around the same time we write in Christmas, birthdays and other dates of EXTREME importance! Some of you might be wondering… Why all the fuss? The answer is easy, Rock-a-baby fair really does live up to their claim of being SA’s most beautiful baby fair showcasing the best SA has to over in…

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