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

May 19, 2019
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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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Is the Chelino Travel Buddy the best travel stroller?

May 2, 2019
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About a month ago we were asked to review the Chelino Travel Buddy stroller. Being avid family travellers I was intrigued and excited to see if the Travel Buddy would be the best travel stroller we’ve used… We took it along to Umhlanga and this is what we thought. Key Features – Recommended use from 6 months – 18kg’s. – Lightweight, powder coated aluminium frame. – 5-Point safety harness to keep your little one safe and secure. – Trolley-style handle…

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Lula Fox: Organic make-up in South Africa

Apr 30, 2019
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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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Best gifts for mom this Mother’s Day!

Apr 26, 2019
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{*This post is not sponsored but may contain affiliate links.} Letting mom sleep-in, bringing her a cup of tea in bed with a fist full of handpicked flowers or surprising her with a handmade card… Those are the best gifts for mom and memories she’ll treasure well into her ageing years. Mother’s Day isn’t about the gifts or blowing the budget on something extravagant BUT, sometimes it is nice being spoiled with a special package because lets be honest… The…

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Celebrate your organic with Pure Beginnings – Organic skincare for kids

Apr 16, 2019
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Pure Beginnings is more than organic skincare for kids… They are a brand that cares about their customers, the environment and every other person we share our world with. It’s not just about sales and business but also about inspiring CHANGE with wonderful initiatives like “Celebrate Your Organic”. We want to encourage everyone to embrace ’their’ organic – be it intentional time with your kids, growing your own organic produce at home, committing to a single use plastic-free way of living,…

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