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Giveaways, Toys

Win a Paw Patrol Jungle Rescue Hamper worth R2500

April 4, 2017 | 363 Comments
Paw Patrol hamper

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED – and the lucky winner was Natasha Govender!


I must confess that I had a vague idea who Paw Patrol was before being approached by Just Fun Kidz to review the new Jungle Rescue range but I hadn’t realised that my kids were TOTALLY down with it, even though we no longer have DSTV! When Ben unboxed this most generous collection of toys he said “I like this one” (he’s prone to understatement, like his mom;) and then proceeded to toddle off and have the most delightful play session, just like this: Continue Reading…

Giveaways, Travel

Win a R2000 Getaway with AccommodationDirect

March 27, 2017 | 53 Comments
Table Mountain AccommoDirect


THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED and the winner was Julie Buchner – congrats!

I feel like a whole new world of weekends away has opened up to us lately. I don’t know if this is because travelling with slightly older kids is now much easier than before, or if it’s because I’ve moved to Cape Town. But there are so many places within easy reach, that we’ve been going on some wonderful weekends away.


Win a Family Photo Shoot in Cape Town worth R1700

January 11, 2017 | 33 Comments

**THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED and the winner was Sheree Schroeder!**

This post was written in collaboration with Marike Herselman.

Good photographs of my family are so important but what’s very special to me is actually featuring in some! Because I’m always capturing the moment, it’s rare that I’m ever in front of the camera which is why I’m trying to make it a tradition that once a year we have a family photo shoot, in order to capture just how much the kids are growing up into their own little people, and how I’m changing too as a mom. Continue Reading…