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Menstrual Cups – Are they gross?

Oct 23, 2019
How Does A Menstrual Cup Work

It’s been a while… (thank you pregnancy and prolonged breastfeeding) since my last period. Things have changed! Menstrual cups are the new tampons, just better for mother nature so, obviously, I needed to give them a go. Today I’m sharing my honest review because finding one isn’t easy. It’s strange, 2019 and we still don’t feel comfortable talking about NORMAL, HEALTHY bodily functions… It’s just a period. What is a menstrual cup? Also called a Flow Cup. It’s basically a…

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Potty Training with ease: Tips from a mother of 3

Oct 21, 2019
How To Potty Train Easily

We love using books to prepare the girls for change and other big life moments and milestones. Remember the reading list we complied to prepare Eliana and Lia for baby number 3? Now that Ava’s started showing an interest in potty training it’s time for a new list… All about Potty Training! Living in the southern hemisphere makes December the perfect time to potty train. 2 Reasons why; our warm weather and also the fact that most parents enjoy a…

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Baking made easy with Annie’s Baking Club

Oct 17, 2019
Justamamma Annies Baking Club Review

Baking kits and subscription boxes (launching soon) designed to make mom and dad’s life a little easier by providing everything needed to “bake” some sweet memories with your littles! Founded by mama Des, Annie’s Baking Club is inspired by her own beautiful daughter Anastasia (Annie).  “For the longest time I thought I would never be a mom but today I’m lucky enough to have Annie as my little girl. I indulge in every moment of being her mom! From twinning…

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Celebrating SA’s 10th annual National Book week with Murray & Me

Sep 6, 2019
Afrikaanse Boeke Vir Kinders

South Africa commemorates National Book Week from 2 to 8 September. It’s an initiative by the South African Book Development Council (SABDC) in collaboration with the Department of Arts and Culture. National Book Week is an important initiative, encouraging the nation to value reading as a fun and pleasurable activity and to showcase how reading can easily be incorporated into one’s daily lifestyle. So what have we been reading? Milan Murray‘s incredible collection of children’s books! The MURRAY & ME idiom series…

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Ons Top Afrikaanse Kinderboeke vir Augustus!

Aug 29, 2019
Top-Afrikaanse-kinderboeke

Hierdie jaar het ons ‘n punt daarvan gemaak om meer as ooit te lees. Die voordeel wat voorlees inhou is duidelik sigbaar nou dat ons oudste graad een is. Nie net vir akademiese gewin nie, maar ook om ons kinders voorteberei vir verskeie lewenssituasies wat op hulle wag. Juis daarom deel ons graag hierdie passie met almal en sien ons elke maand daarna uit om ons leeslys te deel. Top Afrikaanse Kinderboeke om te geniet saam met jou kind, nou…

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Getting Summer ready: Laser Hair Removal with Laser Beautique

Aug 26, 2019
Laser Hair Removal With Laser Beautique

About 11years ago I was a blushing bride-to-be, eagerly getting pruned and pampered for our big day. I remember reading about laser hair removal, instantly intrigued. Shaving my underarm is the pits! And not just literally… I always itch, I always have little bumps and it kind of burns after I shave. Waxing doesn’t work well either… So I had a go at laser and got burnt badly! I had no plans of ever even doing any kind of hair…

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Nurture Skin: Natural Skincare For kids

Aug 21, 2019
Nurture Skin Nurturing Young Skin Naturally

Girls will be girls and one thing our girls enjoy is a little pampering! A bit of lip gloss, painting each other’s nails and lathering on some lotion. It’s all such fun but also a great opportunity to foster lifelong self care habits. And now, thanks to Nurture Skin, these habits can be practiced and established with the help of their natural skincare for kids! Nurture Skin wants to ensure that what we put on our children’s skin both protects…

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Petit Fox: Sustainable fashion for kids in South Africa

Aug 16, 2019
Petite Fox 7801

Finally South Africa has caught on to the latest trend… Sustainable fashion for kids! This isn’t just a cool, new fab supported by celebs like Stella McCartney, Sarah Jessica Parker and Emma Watson, but actually important for the future of our planet. The fast fashion phenomena is leading to millions of tons of clothing ending up in landfills, all over the world, year after year. We only realised the impact and the terrible culture of consumerism we have been “buying”…

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Instax LiPlay Review: Everything YOU need to know

Aug 2, 2019
Is-the-LiPlay-the-best-Instax-camera

INSTAX just released their latest edition to their instant camera family. A cute little hybrid that combines the convenience of a digital camera with the charm of an instant print. That means; NO MORE WASTED FILM! Capturing as many images as you like, go have a scroll to see which ones you like best and choose which memories to printout and savour forever! You can even reprint as many times as you like! But that’s not all this tiny camera…

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Best South African Blogs 2019

Jul 29, 2019
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Looking to be inspired, don’t know who to ask for help or recommendations? Where should your next family vacation be? South Africa’s blog community is strong with incredible writers and content creators. Men and woman working hard at creating an online presence we all can be proud of to support. I’ve featured some of our favourites on the blog before and today I’m sharing the Best South African Blogs that have received some recognition this year. * These are by…

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