Technology and Your Child
Technology and your child “Screen time” might sound like one of those parenting buzz words at the moment but what does screen time actually mean? And why and how can you limit the time your child spends in front of the TV, a tablet or phone? We’ve all been there – you just need a […]
Sleep 101 According to a recent study published in the UK Independent, new parents will get less than 5 hours of uninterrupted sleep in an average night during the first year of their baby’s life, it also found that parents sleep 59% less than the recommended eight hours a night, losing the equivalent of 50 nights of […]
Midnight Mommy Box
Midnight Mommy Box Every new moms’ lifesaver Once you’ve brought your baby home, there is a lot less help than when you were in hospital. No nurses or night nurses to help you with the new arrival. That’s why we want to introduce you to something called a ‘Midnight Mommy Box’ – this box (crate, […]
You’re expecting – now what?
You’re expecting – now what? Congratulations! Whether you’re excited or still a bit surprised, or maybe a mixture of both, now is the time to relax and take things easy as the next few months may bring a few unexpected twists and turns. Here are 5 things you should do as soon as […]
Hello baby – Visiting a newborn
Hello baby – Visiting a newborn The moment you’ve been waiting is finally here, you’re bringing your brand-new baby home for the first time! But what now? How do you handle the eager visitors that want to come and greet your precious little bundle? It’s quite understandable that close friends and family would want […]
Help! There’s A Baby In Our House!
The big day is around the corner, you’ve waited almost 9 months for this special moment. And quite frankly, you really can’t wait for this day much longer – your belly is huge, you are tired, the peanut butter cravings are driving you insane and you just want to hug your little human. But then […]
11 tips for introducing your dog to your baby
If you’re pregnant, and the loving owner of a furbaby, there are many ways you can prepare your pet dog for the new arrival. Your dog will be faced with many changes – rooms may be closed off to him, his sensitive nose may be assaulted with all sorts of new smells. To limit the […]
This Is Why You Should Invest in a Baby Carrier
When I became a first-time mom, baby carriers were never on the top of my shopping list but now, 3 kids later, I can’t imagine my life without a baby carrier. It is a must-have product for me! Baby wearing or baby carrying has been around for centuries, just not in the way we know […]
How Many Clothes do Kids Really Need?
How often do you purchase clothes for your kids? Last year, I spent way too much money on clothing and I still felt like my kids had no clothes to wear even though their closets were full! How is that possible? Well… I did buy them clothes but nothing that could really mix and match with […]
15 Places to visit with Kids in Johannesburg
We live in a beautiful city – Johannesburg, South Africa that has so much to offer. Sometimes we forget to appreciate our own town and search for something in another city which we already have! I listed 15 places that I think you should visit with the kids especially during the school holidays since many […]