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Feedspot’s Top 30 South African Kids and Parenting Blogs in 2018

Sep 17, 2018
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A couple of weeks ago I received an email congratulating me on being apart of the Feedspot Top 30 South African Kids and Parenting Blogs, Websites and Newsletters in 2018. I couldn’t believe it and clicked on the link right away… There Just a Mamma was, listed amongst some friends, media pillars in the parenting world and some amazing blogs I was happy to discover. Feedspot compiled and ranked this list according to the following criteria: Google reputation and Google…

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Kids Summer Fashion ’18: Lullaby Rock Apparel

Sep 7, 2018
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We haven’t posted a fashion feature in a while so, what better time than right now! Most mamas are probably spring cleaning those closets and looking for the latest trends in kids summer fashion ’18. It’s no surprise, we LOVE Lullaby Rock Apparel. Not just the brand but the entire team behind this rocking, local label. In fact, it was our first fashion feature for littles in 2016 and I am lucky enough to call the gorgeous founder and designer,…

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Mommy and me favourite toy picks from baby’s 1st year

Jul 26, 2018
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A while ago I did an entire #momming101 post regarding play and all the fun toys we love. (Read more here) but when it comes to stimulating and playing with your baby, you really don’t need much. Today’s post is all about our number one toy(s) – Ava’s top pick and mine. It’s about the toy(s) that always grabs her attention and keeps her occupied for ages. The one(s) she simply cannot get enough off and has loved from birth…

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Our 2 most used baby products of Ava’s first year

Jul 23, 2018
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I’m still getting use to saying this but, our baby is ONE! I can’t help reminiscing about the past 12 months… It’s been magical, emotional, amazing and hard – all at once. Sharing our journey with YOU has been a new experience and so unexpectedly wonderful. We have also come across so many fantastic new brands and baby products. Ones that made Ava’s first year a lot easier. The 2 most used baby products (except diapers and wet wipes) in…

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Baby’s 1st birthday giveaway: Pure Beginnings, only the best for your baby

Jul 16, 2018
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As you may know, our Ava turned one this month and we are celebrating with an amazing birthday giveaway. 8 mystery brands, 1 incredible prize. Today we reveal our 1st prize and a little extra announcement too… Find out more about Pure Beginnings and why it’s our “go-to” skincare range for all 3 our girls. It all started with a gift… When I fell pregnant with Eliana in 2011 we were on a mission. We wanted to give our baby…

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#shoplocal : Our Fashion favourites for A/W 2018

Jun 5, 2018
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Supporting local and buying proudly South African is a choice we made a few years ago, around the time our eldest Eliana was born. Little by little we made changes, buying more consciously and building a home (and especially a closet) filled with items made by our fellow countrymen. Step one was shopping small, have a look at “The Ultimate list of proudly South African Clothing Brands for Kids” in a post from a few weeks ago. Step two has…

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May #momspiration: Mama Makers to support

May 28, 2018
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Have you enjoyed our month of May, Monday momspiration posts? #girlmoms, #boymoms, moms that wanted to spoil you and now today Mama Makers to support. These are the woman who fill our homes and our memories with beautiful toys, clothing, decor and more. All items loving designed and made by themselves (in most cases literally by their own two hands). These mamas are making the world a prettier place with their endless amount of creativity and passion for making new…

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May #momspiration: Sisterhood of Motherhood

May 21, 2018
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We started our May #momspiration series with 5 gorgeous #girlmoms, last week we featured some cool #boymoms and today I need to say thank you to a few #mombosses with the biggest hearts in the world! In preparation for Mother’s Day I knew I wanted to spoil my fellow sisters in motherhood. Celebrating them, just for being mothers. For putting all of their love into raising their little ones. Motherhood is a blessing and a privilege but it takes a…

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