Recipe's, Toddler life

Picky eaters – 6 hidden vegetable meals to put your mind at ease

Lets talk about picky eaters, because I know, at some point it is something every single mum will experience. Up until a couple of months ago I would have said my boys were pretty good eaters, in fact, I was confident that they were eating a good, balanced diet. Aadam loves his “mealies”, broccoli, raw… Read More Picky eaters – 6 hidden vegetable meals to put your mind at ease

Reviews, Uncategorized

HICH SOUTH AFRICA – Instilling compassion and conservation in our children

We live in a country so blessed to still have wild animals roaming, largely free. We really don’t appreciate how amazing this is until you have lived oversea’s. I grew up in Botswana where conservation is high up on our priority list and I literally had elephants picking fruit from the tree’s in my parent’s… Read More HICH SOUTH AFRICA – Instilling compassion and conservation in our children

Parenting, Recipe's

Lunch Box inspiration #1

I think every single mum in the universe is constantly looking for new or different idea’s for their child’s lunch at school, I certainly know I do. This will be the first in a few series I’ll be doing on lunch box ideas for your kids. I am certainly not reinventing the wheel in any

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Craft fun – Raised Salt Painting

We went on an arts and crafts spree last week when the boys were battling with fevers. Id seen a mesmerising video on instagram doing the rounds of the watercolours spreading through a “snowflake” and had been itching to give it a try.

Parenting

Settling your child into school

Every parent hopes their child will glide through the school gates, running to play with their friends, turning around to wave you goodbye with a huge smile on their face, but the reality is, it’s not so easy. Some children take a long time to adjust to the school environment, and separation anxiety is a

Parenting, Travel

Top tips for flying with Kids

The one thing I love to do in the first week of the New Year is plan my holidays for the year ahead. It gives me hope, something to look forward to as i push through the days ahead. I spoke about travelling with children a little while ago on the blog and how its changed our outlook