What started out as the ramblings of a pregnant woman back in 2014  has morphed into a brand that is  well known and respected amongst various parenting and lifestyle communities. Over the years, Caffeine and Fairydust has evolved into an inspirational guide for modern families. It owes its success to being relatable, raw and honest – showing more than just the highlight reels of our life.


SABC Health Talk with Dr Sello Motaung – 11 July 2018


Cape Talk – Late Nights With Melanie Rice – The Nitty Gritty Of Motherhood



2019 South African Mommy Blogger Awards – Best Parenting Blog

2017 South African Mommy Blogger Awards – Best Blog
2016 African Blogger Awards – Most Influential Personal Blog In Africa

Magazine Features

Absolute Mama – Issue 1

Absolute Mamma – Issue 2

Absolute Mama – Issue 3

Living & Loving Magazine – Meet The Blogger, June 2018
Woman’s Health Magazine – Ending The Mental Stigma, October 2016
Balanced Life Magazine – Skin Deep, October 2015
MamaMagic Milestones – Beyond The Blog, May 2016

Online Features

Showcasing Influencers From Around The World – Webfluential Blog

37 Must-Follow Working Moms On Instagram (International) – WMAG

50 World Class Beauty Blogs That Will “Make Up” Your Life

The Best Parenting Blogs For 2018

Babies, Beauties & Finding Balance

What I… Maz from Caffeine and Fairydust

Happy Event

2017 Top 80 Working Mom Blogs In The World

25 Mom Blogs To Read RIGHT NOW!

2018 Top Parenting Blog

On Being A Heavily-Tattooed Parent In The “White Picket Fence” Suburbs

My Tattoos Affect My Kids

Top Blogs For Working Moms (International) – WMAG

21 (+1) Inspiring Women – Pregnant In Cape Town And Ever After

Tea With Mrs Bea – 101 Blogging Tips

7 Wonderful Working Mom Blogs – Life As Mama

Hilarious Tweets That Are A Must-Read Before Having Kids – Distractify

Blogs You Should Be Reading – Roses and Thorns

Pocket Money Strategies For Your Kids – Absa

Meet The Mom Blogger Who Is ‘Selcouth’ And So Much More!

The Geeky Mommy Files