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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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10 Reasons why we love The Grove mall in Pretoria

Jul 31, 2019
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It’s official, we are mall rats. To be honest we’ve always enjoyed the convenience (it’s a perk of city-life) and I actually met Mr. Perfect 17 years ago, on the job, as a sales assistant at a local fashion brand. Over the year malls have become bigger and more abundant, but does that mean better? Not necessarily. Most of the time, especially now that we are parents, going to a mall can be a nightmare. Not The Grove however… So…

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Hello Adventure Clubs!

Dec 19, 2017
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HUGE “mama-need-to-know” post following! To all my fellow parents, I’m not sure if I’m alone but apparently I’ve been living under a rock for the past few years… I have no idea how but I never even knew Adventure Clubs existed until a couple of weeks ago and it’s so bizarre because it’s quite possibly one of the coolest parenting Apps currently available! Joburg, Cape Town and Durban (even London) mamas this one is for you! So what is Adventure…

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Exploring Pretoria: The Steam Train to Cullinan

Mar 9, 2017
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Pretoria, it’s the only place Mr. Perfect and the girls have ever lived and although we have incurable wanderlust, this is where we call home. Ever changing, ever growing yet staying the same. Pretoria is a big city with the heart of a small town and this year it’s our family mission to rediscover all its new, hidden and forgotten treasures. We’ll visit places in and around Pretoria, sharing reviews, tips and our experiences. All of this in the hope…

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