Even seasoned travellers may find car and plane trips with infants or toddlers daunting. How will you entertain your child while on the road? What if your child experiences earache or a fever during the plane flight? How can you ensure that your entire family arrives safely and in good spirits? Do not fear, fellow […]Read more " HAPPY TRAVELLING HACKS WITH PANADO® PAEDIATRIC SYRUP, PEPPERMINT 5 ML SACHETS"
My eldest is six-years-old… my mommy heart cannot handle how fast this child has grown before my eyes! This year we finally had the opportunity to throw her an in-person celebration after the past two years having cancelled her fourth birthday party days before the hard lockdown and last year, having had a drive-by party. […]Read more "Maddie’s 6th Birthday Party"
There has to be something said about taking time off to spend quality time in the mountains, far removed from the day to day pressures, routine and responsibilities and just ‘be’ a family… enjoy each other’s company, listening to your children’s laughter, splashing around the pool, get a good dose of vitamin C, indulge in […]Read more "The Cavern"
Pampers have given me another reason to love their brand this month! During the month of November they are celebrating Children’s Day by highlighting single parents who brought the world home when their babies couldn’t step out during lockdown, through their campaign #MamaUyindlovu and well as supporting young children with early childhood development scholarships. In celebration of National Children’s Day in South Africa, Pampers is celebrating […]Read more "Pampers Mama Uyindlovu"
And just like that… she turned one-years-old! Charlotte is one and what better theme to choose for our mouse than just that… a mouse theme! I was super fortunate enough to have the incredibly talented and passionate team at Polka Dot Company on board to not only conceptualise the celebration but to handle the complete […]Read more "Charlie’s First Birthday Party"
For the longest time, we have spoken about taking Maddie camping. She has begged us time and time again and realistically you have to have a bunch of ‘stuff’ to make a camping trip comfortable… for everyone! With Charlotte being just one-years-old, we knew traditional camping wouldn’t happen anytime soon! When I came across AfriCamps […]Read more "We are Glamping – Africamps Gowan Valley"
A brand we couldn’t have seen Charlie’s first year through without is Angelcare! We are proud to have partnered with this incredible brand of baby monitors, bath aids and nappy bins – all products from their range that we used with Maddie barring the baby bath seat which is fairly new to the brand (well it […]Read more "Angelcare"
From before she was born, it was Lily ‘n Jack… her snuggle bunny preoccupying a spot in her cot, a cot blanket proudly hanging on the railing of her cot and her snuggle blankie packed in the nappy bag. Choosing Lily ‘n Jack for Charlie was a no brainer! Having discovered the brand when Maddie […]Read more "Lily ‘n Jack – the ultimate soother"
The 26th of June 2021 will forever be a day we mark on the calendar as a special day because it was the day we got to stand in front of our closest friends and our family in a very small and intimate ceremony under the open skies, surrounded by the beautiful grassy lawns of […]Read more "To Charlotte on your dedication"
When the invite arrived in my mailbox to experience Lake Jozini onboard the first Houseboats in South Africa – I knew this would be a once in a lifetime opportunity. But after spending four days and three nights onboard the only ones of their kind – I left telling Brett that it can’t be a […]Read more "Shayamanzi Houseboats"