WIN with Aromatic Apothecary

One of my favourite things is aromatherapy. After being introduced to it through a friend who is an amazing aromatherapist I now can’t get enough of it. I’ve got a comprehensive collection of essential oils in my bathroom that I use in my baths, I own 2 vapourisers that help to scent my living space […]

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Make some family magic with M-net Movies Family Channel!

It’s the summer school holidays which, for families with small kids, means lots of fun in the sun enjoying the pool or beach, but sometimes you just need to head indoors away from the heat and veg out a bit… And this is where the new daily family movie from M-net comes in to play! […]

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Top 10 Family-friendly restaurants in Cape Town – Northern Suburbs & West Coast

Over the past 2 weeks I’ve shared lists of my Top 10 family-friendly restaurants in both the City Bowl & Atlantic Seaboard as well as the Southern Suburbs and South Peninsula and today is the turn of the North! Yes, I’m sharing a list of the Top 10 Family-friendly restaurants in Cape Town – Northern […]

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What I… Megan Kelly Botha from Beauty Blog & Baby Blog

Today’s blogger writes not one but TWO blogs namely Beauty Blog and The Baby Blog! Plus she is mom to a small boy too! Megan Kelly Botha is really one of those woman of whom you say “I don’t know how she does it”!! Across both her blogs Megan loves to share her discoveries, be […]

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Tech Talk: EDRO Robotics is fun for the whole family plus WIN!

I don’t know about you but as Christmas looms I sometimes get a bit stuck knowing what to buy my kids… you see they are so fortunate to have been blessed with all manner of toys over the year that it feels like I am just buying them more of the same to add to […]

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Top 10 Budgeting Tips for Christmas

Guest post by Sigrid Madonko The Christmas season is upon us. It’s a time when we spoil our loved ones, eat far too many delicious meals and buy lots of gifts. It’s a time when we all want to say thank you to teachers, buy gifts for friends and spoil our family. There is something […]

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The Sugar Wars – a guest post

Guest post by Katherine Graham I’m away for a few days so invited Katherine Graham to write another guest post for me… Her topic was her own choice but is something I too have been thinking alot about recently… Have a read about her take on The Sugar Wars! There is a war going on […]

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School Holiday Fun for kids in Cape Town

As the Festive Season approaches, the parents of Cape Town start panicking about 6 long weeks of Summer School Holidays!! The good news is that there is SO MUCH TO DO WITH KIDS IN CAPE TOWN. Seriously we are beyond blessed to live in this beautiful city and really can’t complain. The list of outings, […]

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What I… Julie from Heart Mama

Today I’m interviewing a very special mommy blogger… Julie from Heart Mama. Julie and her husband live in Cape Town and are the parents of 2 little kids. And, as is often the case in Cape Town, I was fortunate enough to bump into her in person last week after I had already done this interview!! […]

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Tech Talk: My Maxed Elite X-Cam is AWESOME plus WIN!!

MRP Sport has just unveiled its very own and very first HD action video camera, and I was lucky enough to WIN one at the recent Mr Price Sport Blog Olympics event in Durban back in October – officially making me one of the first people in the country to own one! Woo hoo!! This […]

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Timeless Travels: Karoo for Kids – Graaff-Reinet

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Tech Talk: A new app to keep track of your kids medical history!

Is there anything more upsetting for a mom than a sick child? Nothing makes me feel more helpless as a mom than having a sick child on my hands… a sick baby is even more frightening so I must admit I’m very relieved to be past the stage when they can’t TELL you what’s wrong! […]

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Top 10 Family-friendly restaurants in Cape Town – Southern Suburbs & South Peninsula

Last week I shared the first in my series featuring a few favourite family-friendly restaurants in Cape Town, specifically in the City Bowl and Atlantic Seaboard area. This week I’m sharing another Top 10 family-friendly restaurants in Cape Town but these are all from the south side of the City – namely the Southern Suburbs […]

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What I… Cath Jenkin

On my recent jaunt to Durbs for the Blog Olympics I was fortunate to briefly meet talented online writer & blogger Cath Jenkin. As a copywriter and columnist, Cath Jenkin has been a familiar online voice since the days of dial-up and ISDN! Earlier this year she combined her two greatest loves – parenting and […]

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WIN: A ticket to Blog Boot Camp

Last week I announced the return of BLOG BOOT CAMP. YAY!! Our third blogging workshop will be taking place on Saturday 21 February 2015 in Rondebosch, Cape Town! In case you missed them, here are a few more details… WHAT YOU WILL LEARN: ★ Analysing blog layout and structure and how to enhance your blog’s […]

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My 5 Favourite Finds for November

So November ended yesterday and we’re into the LAST MONTH OF 2014… Wow. Our parents were right, years fly by the older you get!! So, before Christmas craziness and school holiday mayhem descend on these parts let me share with you My 5 Favourite Finds for the month of November! My selections for this month […]

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How to Wear: A Denim Jacket

One of the go-to items in my wardrobe when I need a little bit of warmth or a neutral cover up – be it over a dress or t-shirt – is my trusty denim jacket. It is such a versatile piece that I wear it weekly… I’ve had mine for about 10 years and it’s […]

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Top 10 Family-friendly restaurants in Cape Town – City Bowl & Atlantic Seaboard

A few weeks back a reader pointed out that my list of favourite restaurants for parents in Cape Town was a bit out-of-date and could do with an update. And he was totally right! The list was published back in 2012!! So, I decided to turn to the experts – my lovely readers – to […]

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What I… Robyn from Curious Robyn

Curious Robyn describes herself as a Christ-loving geek girl who’s also a wife, gamer, journalist, social media addict and lover of life. Find out more about her by reading her answers below… What I… Know: I know who I am, I know what I believe and I know that I can do anything I put […]

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ANNOUNCEMENT: It’s Blog Boot Camp time again!

So by now I hope you have heard about BLOG BOOT CAMP and how awesome it is!?? If not then here is a quick blurb… The world of blogs can be quite a daunting one to someone who is just starting out and we know that there are so many questions related to building and beautifying a […]

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