Parenting, Reviews, Toddler life

Love Local – My Eco Sprout – Getting Our Kids A Little “Greener”

I think I’ve mentioned it before, but, I am NOT a city girl. I may live in South Africa’s largest city, but I grew up a “bush girl”. Literally barefoot and hunting down snakes in the long grass on our plot in Botswana. It drives my husband crazy, I still walk around barefoot whenever I… Read More Love Local – My Eco Sprout – Getting Our Kids A Little “Greener”

Activities for Kids, Parenting, Toddler life

Crafting With House Of York – Easy Crafts With HouseHold Items

March is officially “Craft Month” and boy oh boy, do we have a lot up our sleeves 🙂 The beauty of crafting with kids is that it often uses things typically found around the house. Egg cartons, tooth picks, pegs, cupcake cases, you name it; we will find something to craft with it 🙂 I… Read More Crafting With House Of York – Easy Crafts With HouseHold Items

Activities for Kids, Parenting, Toddler life

Affordable Valentine’s Ideas For The Family

How many times have we heard complaints, “Valentines Day is too commercialised”, “its just a money-making scheme”, “its only for couples”. Out of all the special occasion holidays, Valentines has to be my favourite, because of what it stands for. I wrote a blog last year on why I choose love (and always will), because… Read More Affordable Valentine’s Ideas For The Family

Activities for Kids, Parenting, Reviews, Toddler life, Travel

Kids Entertainment around Johannesburg 2019 – An Updated List

Looking for places and spaces to take your children around Johannesburg? I have consolidated and updated my lists and I have a feeling that this is one of those posts I’ll have to “redo” annually, or at least every 2 years. At least once a week I get messages asking about the best places to… Read More Kids Entertainment around Johannesburg 2019 – An Updated List

Baby, Motherhood, Parenting

The Baby Items That Are Worth The Splurge For First Time Parents

Becoming a mother for the first time is all a bit overwhelming, in addition to all the hormones, body changes, lack of sleep and anxiety, there are hundreds of different lists of “what to have” and “how to prepare”. You could end up spending your whole year’s salary on all the “must haves” on some… Read More The Baby Items That Are Worth The Splurge For First Time Parents