I so often feel like as parents there are so many toys to choose from for our children. How often do you walk around a toy shop and think ‘gosh we definitely didn’t have this as kids’. While our kids have some pretty incredible toys on offer that ignites their imagination – I do sometimes […]Read more "Open-ended play with Imagine Play"
You cannot go wrong with any toy that ignites a bit of creativity and imagination. Whenever I get asked for birthday or Christmas present ideas my go to is always something that has to do with role play and a bit of imagination. Foodie / cooking toys are always a winner in my books. Maybe […]Read more "Le Toy Van Honeybake Mixer Set and Honeybake Blender"
There I stood, draped in red sparkly sequins, under the open skies, surrounded by beautiful tall trees, with almost 30 of my closest girlfriends in front of me singing happy birthday to me while a sparkler burnt in my beautiful vanilla cake and alongside me stood my daughter. Holding her close I could hear her […]Read more "My 30th Birthday Celebration"
I love the Midlands. Any excuse to take a drive up to the Meander – I am IN! I now finally have a solid reason why we can do more day trips up to the Midlands… Sunday Carvery at Brahman Hills! In celebration of the newly launched Sunday carvery buffet lunch at both the Stables Restaurant […]Read more "Sunday Carvery at Brahman Hills"
Last weekend we were invited by SUNCOAST Durban for a fun-filled ‘big day out’ to not only watch Peppa Pig Live at their gorgeous multi-functional venue, The Globe but to also experience their dinning and entertainment offering. Even before Maddie was born, Brett and I have always enjoyed SUNCOAST Durban – for many reasons… the […]Read more "Maddie’s BIG DAY out at SUNCOAST Durban"
Man, I love sugar! I have a sweet tooth of note! Cakes, bakes and sugar in my coffee are my weakness. As much as I have tried giving up sugar (because we all know how bad sugar is for us) I just cannot! As a mom I am conscious about how much sugar Maddie consumes. […]Read more "Following our free with Free Sweet"
I cannot tell you how many conversations I have had with fellow Durban moms about the lack of a super-duper playground that not only caters to both parents and children alike but ticks all the boxes in terms of location, features, safety and affordability. I have been a part of many conversations about how we […]Read more "Little Crusers"
After our visit to the bush earlier this year as a family of three, Maddie came home to a ton of stories to tell her nana and grandad about. The things she saw, the animals she learnt about, the game ranger she made friends with, the car she drove and the fire we sat around. […]Read more "Rain Farm Game & Lodge"
I cannot believe my child is old enough to learn how to ride a bike. Seriously… she was just born yesterday! Three months ago a box arrived for a very excited Maddie who couldn’t wait to open it up and get building with her daddy. Under 10 minutes later Maddie was kitted out with her […]Read more "Learning to ride a balance bike | Champion Bike"
BB Bakeries #SomeBunnyToLove food truck is back this July with more flavour and fun and will be celebrating all things Born ‘n Bread in KZN – just like the quality local bread – and this year they ain’t loafing around. Following its 2018 fame, the colourful and flavourful food truck and BB team, have upped their game with new […]Read more "#SomeBunnyToLove food truck"