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2 Weeks of Lockdown Activities

For the last two weeks of Lockdown we have been sharing activities and ideas on our Facebook Page. We thought we would put them together in one space for easy reference. Day 1 TOILET PAPER BUNNY STAMPS – What a great idea for all those toilet rolls we are going to have left. It was originally shared by a NewYoungMum […]

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Connect online with Family, Safely!

We will be in lockdown for 2 more weeks and we are all starting to feel that cabin fever. We are missing our friends and families, and missing our freedom to move around and reach out to those we care about. Fortunately, we live in an age where we can do this online. How blessed are we!? We do however, […]

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How to Make your own Material Masks

If you follow me on Instagram, you would have seen the mask we recently posted. To make this face mask, you do not have to have a sewing machine, you can hand sew it. This is not a medical mask but it will remind you not to touch your face, and will prevent you from sharing/getting larger droplets. What you […]

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Holding virtual Hands as we go into Lockdown

It is 2 hours until South Africa is on Lockdown. It is pretty crazy if you think about it, just a few weeks ago we were getting on with our day-to-day routine and now almost 56 Million South Africans will be staying home for the next 3 weeks. I could get all technical with you and explain why this is […]

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Understanding Bullying

Bullying, it’s not the subject we want to talk about, no. We all want to be positive and talk about the good things in this world (there are so many ♥); but it is something that happens every day. We need to address it. We need to teach our children not only to NOT bully, but also how to stand […]

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Our last Galileo Giveaway for this Season: Win 4 Tickets!

We have been giving away 2 tickets for the perfect date night, but now we are giving away 4 tickets so you can take your family to see a movie at the Galileo Open Air Theatre! After all, it is the perfect place to take your family for some fresh air and fun (and it is something even your tweens […]

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Do YOU, do real, do mistakes and do grace!

I feel like I need this printed and hung on my wall… We are a family that talks loudly, laughs loudly, cries loudly and loves loudly. We do sorrys quietly and gently, we do mistakes, we do real. As we grow, this is even more true. Most importantly, through it all, we love each other very much. When I was […]

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Happy 2020 – This is your year! (and an awesome Giveaway)

Let’s face it, 2019 was not the greatest year for everyone BUT 2020…2020 is your year to make things happen. I believe it was Robin S. Sharma who said: “What you focus on grows, what you think about expands, and what you dwell upon determines your destiny.” So let’s focus on all the things that are wonderful, that bring you […]

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Review: Vitalge – Healthier for Longer

Recently we were sent some products to try out made by a local company focused on longevity. Vitalge (pronounced “Vital” as in Vitality + “ge” as in Age) is a company focused on helping people look good, be healthy and live long. We were sent 3 products: Life Force, Glow Rejuvenation Face Serum and a small sample of the Glow […]

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Making Black Friday and Cyber Monday work for you!

Would you like to know how to use Black Friday and Cyber Monday to your advantage, in the easiest way possible? It will help you to save on Christmas gifts or help you save more for your end of year Holiday by spending less on what you really need. How do you know what you really need? Maybe you should […]

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Win 2 Tickets with Galileo Open Air Theatre! ‘Its not meat, its Lamb!’

We are giving away tickets to the Galileo Theatre in November and they must go by Thursday, 31 October 2019 at 2pm! So, what are you waiting for?! Enter now! The Galileo Open Air Cinema Treat yourself to cinematic delights, tantalizing treats and breath-taking scenery under a canopy of stars. At The Galileo, when the sun sets the stars really […]

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2019 Annual Penguin Festival in Simon’s Town

It’s that time of year again! The 2019 Annual Penguin Festival will take place this Saturday in Simon’s Town, Cape Town. This is a fantastic opportunity to create awareness of the endangered African penguin species and will be fun for the whole family. Yes, it’s sad and true that African Penguin’s status was changed to endangered in 2010! In fact, […]

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Denise’s New Favourite Things 2019

Usually, I share my new favourite things around the middle of the year (around my birthday), but we have been so busy with various events and other work (and have had other giveaways running as well) that we decided to leave it for a bit until things had settled down. This year, I am going all pink. Partly because I […]

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Waffles, Wall-Climbing and all things Wonderful!

Recently, we got to celebrate my daughter’s birthday at DS Fitness Studio in the Deep South. From the very beginning, through the booking process and all my questions; they were very polite, professional and always helpful. It’s been a while since I have received such refreshing service. I can’t rave enough about them, really! The ladies there are amazing. The […]

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