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Rookie USA: The coolest Athleisure wear for kids NOW in South Africa!

Aug 7, 2019
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“Since I don’t look like every other girl, it takes a while to be okay with that. To be different. But different is good.” – Serena Williams I’ll never forget reading this quote and instantly thinking of our Eliana… Not all girls dream about being princesses. For some, like our Eli, winning gold at the Olympic games seems far more appealing. Eliana is our rough and tumble girl, our athlete, gymnast and netbal player. She is happiest outside, being active,…

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Mother’s Day essentials from Faithful to Nature

May 8, 2018
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For the past 10 years we’ve been Faithful to Nature fans. We order most of our household essentials, toiletries and snacks from them every single month. The fantastic products stocked, speedy delivery and excellent service makes it easy and convenient to live a greener, more conscious life. So when they offered to spoil me for Mother’s Day I couldn’t resist saying yes! Food, beauty, clothing, lifestyle, homeware and more. They have the most extensive range of eco-friendly, cruelty-free, vegan, organic…

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Koco Bino Boutique: A taste of Europe made in South Africa

Nov 3, 2017
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Now let me start by saying, I pride myself on knowing the best in the biz, well at least when it come to kid’s fashion. After all, we have 3 girls… But, I must have been asleep for the past couple of years seeing as I only recently discovered a gem in the kiddies fashion industry… Koco Bino! Established in 1978 (MY mama could’ve been a client), this quaint boutique opened its doors as Sandton City was introduced to the…

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Organic Living: How to go “green”

Oct 25, 2017
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Organic living and “going green”… Not  a new topic to us. If you’ve been following the blog and our Instagram you’ll know we like all things natural, free range and chemical-free. I the past we’ve posted on topics such as: CLOTH DIAPERS 101: WHAT YOU NEED TO GET STARTED. LULA FOX ECOLUX MAKEUP: WHY I AM JOINING THE #CLEANBEAUTYREVOLUTION! Today I’m sharing all the details on how we live an organic life. I share where we shop, brands we love,…

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Cloth Diapers 101: Changing Station set-up

Oct 11, 2017
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A couple of weeks ago I posted Cloth Diapers 101: What you need to get started. Today is part two and I’ll be giving you some tips and advice on how to set-up a cloth-friendly changing station. Yes, it takes a little more planning than with disposables but I think we’ve pretty much perfected it this second time round. This is a post for mama’s planning on going cloth full time. You’ll need a stash of at least 15 covers and…

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Feminine fall fashion for Mama and Mini

May 19, 2017
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Feminine – {Adjective} having qualities or an appearance traditionally associated with woman,especially delicacy and prettiness.womanly, womanlike, ladylike, girlish, female etc. May has always been such a girly month to me… It might be Mother’s Day still lingering or the way mother nature starts tucking away every plant and tree as all the autumn leaves fall to the ground, preparing us for winter hibernation. It could just be the gorgeous fall fashion that awakens my inner fashionista but one thing I…

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A Room to Share: Swan inspired Toddler Bedroom.

May 5, 2017
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When Eliana and Lia asked to share a room we were more than reluctant to agree but after a brief trial period we soon realised it wasn’t just a good idea but a great gift we could give our girls. Not only would it settle the “I don’t want to sleep alone” debate but it’s a fantastic opportunity to bond and learn consideration and respect for others. So we started planning our toddler bedroom to share… 1st, we needed a…

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