Category Archives: Parenting

Tommee Tippee Steamer Blender Review

Tommee Tippee Steamer Blender Review

You have all seen me use my Tommee Tippee Steamer blender, and starting solids is probably what I get asked about on Instagram the most – that is why I compiled The Big Helpful Post for Starting Solids. I thought it is time to delve a little deeper into the Tommee Tippee Steamer Blender and […]

{Kids Book Review} Anya & Gundi In Cape Town by L.J. Carly

Perfect for adventurous, travel-loving families! This proudly South African children’s book is the first of a series and creates a fun twist around the myth of the white tablecloth on Table Mountain and presents itself as a mythical travel guide for families. Anya has a best friend unlike any other. He is a ghost named […]

The Big Helpful Post: Starting Solids

It is so good to start writing again. It is something that always brings me so much joy… that and food. Talking about food, Nova is on month 2 of starting solids and it is going so incredibly well. I have always found this part of the parenting journey exciting, food is my love language. […]

Breastfeeding… Let’s Get Real

For the first time in my life, I have made it past three months of breastfeeding my little baby. It has not come without its struggles – trust me. With my firstborn, we struggled immensely with colic. No matter what I did with my diet, my breast milk made her sick. My milk supply was […]

Nova’s Nursery – On A Budget

Nova’s Nursery Nook… that’s a lot of N’s, and this post is a tad delayed. I wanted to write this up before Nova was born, but he decided to keep me on my toes so I ended up spending the last two months of my pregnancy in hospital. He also came a bit early, impatient […]

{Review} The GroSwaddledry | GroEgg2 | GroComforter

A while back we were sent these lovely items as Tommee Tippee celebrated the launch of the Gro Company in South Africa. Most parents are already familiar with the popular Grobags – but do you know about the rest of the products? I was given the opportunity to try out the GroSwaddledry | GroEgg2 | […]

Our Weekly Update! 01/07

School holidays are kicking my butt. Seriously, it’s rough out here in the wilderness guys. I love having my kids around, but it also makes me want to lock myself in the bathroom, lie in an empty bathtub and drink wine. And yes, I’ve done that. It’s my own fault, I did not plan ahead. […]

The Doona™ – So Much More Than Just A Car Seat {Review}

I have been putting off writing this review because I have been trying to find a socially acceptable way of saying “Holy crap, this product is flippin’ AMAZING!”. But I can’t, so here it is… It is honestly a baby product that I would not be able to live without. I am going to be […]

Feeling All Touched- Out

For the longest time I did not have the words to describe how I am feeling. I thought it was just my anxiety acting up, or a side-effect of PPD. But I realized what it was during this last growth spurt, as my husband handed Nova to me for what felt like the millionth time […]