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Gift Guide: Wooden toys made in South Africa

When it comes to supporting local, one of the easiest ways we, as parents, can do so, is by buying wooden toys made in South Africa! There's just something extra special about a toy lovingly crafted from nature... It's a win for your child, and a win for your home -...

Gift Guide: Wooden toys made in South Africa

When it comes to supporting local, one of the easiest ways we, as parents, can do so, is by buying wooden toys made in South Africa! There's just something extra special about a toy lovingly crafted from nature... It's a win for your child, and a win for your home -...

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Gift Guide: Wooden toys made in South Africa

Gift Guide: Wooden toys made in South Africa

When it comes to supporting local, one of the easiest ways we, as parents, can do so, is by buying wooden toys made in South Africa! There's just something extra special about a toy lovingly crafted from nature... It's a win for your child, and a win for your home -...

IMAGIMAGS: Magnetic Tiles in South Africa

IMAGIMAGS: Magnetic Tiles in South Africa

I know you've seen these... They are all over social media... Inspiring the most amazing creations! And now we found the perfect set of Magnetic Tiles in South Africa.  IMAGIMAGS available from Timeless Toys. But first... What are magnetic tiles? Magnetic Tiles are...

The Ultimate Christmas Movies to watch this festive season!

The Ultimate Christmas Movies to watch this festive season!

Get the popcorn because it's that time of year when it's okay to be a little naughty, and overindulge in some good old screen time. Find out which movies we watch year-after-year. Which animations are our favourite, the romantic comedies that give us all the feels and...

Best Gifts for Teachers 2020

Best Gifts for Teachers 2020

It's been a long, challenging year for teachers and more than ever we need to show our appreciation! It's not about big, expensive gifts but rather about saying "thank you" in a thoughtful manner. Whether you go for homemade gifts, a handwritten note or something from...

WIN with Ackermans & We are BARBIE!

WIN with Ackermans & We are BARBIE!

Barbie has continued to evolve over the years to better reflect the world girls see today, adding more diversity for endless storytelling possibilities. The Fashionistas are the most inclusive doll line with 176 dolls, 9 body types, 35 skin tones and 94 hairstyles....

Best open-ended toys in South Africa

Best open-ended toys in South Africa

2020 has been the year of play! With many parents and little ones staying safe and at home. Play has been brought to the forefront and we all now understand the value it holds - not just for fun but also for learning, exploring and growing. Playing however doesn't...

Vegan Coconut Cake Recipe with rich Dark Chocolate Ganache

Vegan Coconut Cake Recipe with rich Dark Chocolate Ganache

Faithful to Nature - One of our favourite online wellness stores, is celebrating their 14th birthday! And, as a special spoil, we were invited to celebrate with a fun afternoon bake-along. We received a beautiful box containing a Vegan Coconut Cake Recipe and all the...

How to diversify your kids toy collection

How to diversify your kids toy collection

2020 has shown that we all still have a lot of hard work ahead of us. Especially when it comes to encouraging a world where all kids feel valued, beautiful and important. Words can't "fix" everything. In fact, our actions are far more important. So where can we start?...

Our quick DIY mudroom corner

Our quick DIY mudroom corner

It's been a while since we shared our Quick weekend DIY home entrance makeover but we are still on a mission to create the home we love and today I share our 2nd project... A small DIY mudroom nook in the corner of our front porch. So what is a mudroom? A mudroom...

Spring Clean your Morning Routine – 6 ways to start the day better

Spring Clean your Morning Routine – 6 ways to start the day better

I am not a morning person but, as our girls grow older I've come to realise the value of a good morning routine. Not just for the kids but for mom too. So, over the past few months, I worked towards creating better daily habits that bring about a positive change and...

Choosing the right sunglasses for your face shape

Choosing the right sunglasses for your face shape

Summer is around the corner and even though we may not be planning big holidays or lavish pool parties, we're all sure to spend some time in the sun! By now we're good at remembering the sunscreen but what about our eyes? They need protection too and now thanks to...

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