Introducing Solids

Every parent has a number of magical parenting moments pre-programmed in his or her brain even before the baby is born. Watching your child’s first step…. Having your first phone conversation…. Letting go of the two-wheel bicycle for the first time as your child   rides away… All are common, wonderful parenting expectations. The first feeding […]

Soccermom aupair & transport franchise opportunity

Pretoria, Johannesburg and Cape Town Franchises already sold! Following the implementation of Soccermom’s innovative business initiative, and its success in helping many families with transport throughout Gauteng, the company is looking to expand its business into the rest of South Africa, by franchising nationwide. Soccermom is offering the opportunity to potential franchisees to own and […]

Choosing the right school for your child

As the days turn into months and the months turn into years, I have realised that I need to decide which school I will send my precious (now not so small) baby to. I think it is a hard decision for most parents. All any parent wants is the best for their child. Through my […]

What NOT to eat during pregnancy

‘I’m Pregnant!’ you announce to the world and world comes back to you with an overload of advice. Moms and grans, sisters and aunts all have something to say. “No Pineapple!” “No Cheese!” “No Fish, oh please!” There are a few things, however, that you should avoid. We shall take a closer look at these […]

Creating a Successful balance of Peace

I have come to the conclusion that in this busy world people only really want one thing and that is peace. Financial peace, spiritual peace, family peace, emotional peace, etc. Famous/Rich people tend to have financial peace and yet most times cease to maintain peace in other areas of their lives. The fact of the […]

Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens (Western Cape)

Established in 1895, it’s the oldest and largest botanical garden in South Africa and one of the Seven Magnificent Botanical Gardens of the World. Kids will love exploring all the gardens and walk ways and older children will enjoy a short hike to the waterfall. Phone:  (021) 799 8783 Website:  www.sanbi.org/gardens/kirstenbosch

Gold Reef City (Gauteng)

An Amusement Park apparently situated on an old Gold Mine. Lots of fun for Adults and Children alike. Be prepared to get wet and dirty (and enjoy doing it). Tel: (011) 248-6800 Fax: (011) 248-6863 Email: info@goldreefcity.co.za Website:  http://www.goldreefcity.co.za

Free Birth Announcement

Pregnant? Have a friend that is pregnant? After birth mother may not be up to sending out sms messages to friends and family. Let Baby Boom help you. Send a FREE group SMS to your friends and family choosing from 11 official languages and anounce your baby’s birth. Visit their site http://www.baby-boom.co.za. While you are […]


What is cyberbullying, exactly? “Cyberbullying” is when a child, preteen or teen is tormented, threatened, harassed, humiliated, embarrassed or otherwise targeted by another child, preteen or teen using the Internet, interactive and digital technologies or mobile phones. It has to have a minor on both sides, or at least have been instigated by a minor […]

Table Mountain (Western Cape)

A visit to Cape Town must include a trip to the top of table mountain. Older children can hike to the top of Table Mountain but you may prefer to take the cable cars if you have young children and enjoy lunch at the restaurant (on top of the mountain!) Phone: (021) 424 8181 Website: […]

Two Oceans Aquarium (Western Cape)

Fishy Fun for all the little ones. Toddlers get in Free with Paying Adult. You can also get a yearly membership which entitles you to all sorts of fun information as well as fun outings (eg. Visit to Hermanus to see the Whales). Includes Kiddies area (can be hired for parties), Touch area, Lots of […]