Billions of people do this job everyday – would you apply?

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25 Rules for Mothers of Daughters

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Stop the Mommy Wars!

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Eliminating unimportant Decisions

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Parenthood

Parents & Child Association Kids Clubs

February 2, 2010

The Parent and Child Association runs weekly Kids Clubs for parents and their babies, from 3 months to 4 years of age. Focused attention between parent and child is an excellent way of expressing unconditional love and is the most accepting climate we can create for our children to work in. The Kids Clubs have […]

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Babies and Toddlers

Introducing Solids

January 30, 2010

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 […]

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Business Ideas

Soccermom aupair & transport franchise opportunity

January 25, 2010

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 […]

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Kids

Choosing the right school for your child

January 19, 2010

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 […]

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Heart, Soul and Mind

Be You

January 14, 2010

Thought for the day – Thanks Oprah! “Stop censoring your actions. Be you—the only you there is. No one else is qualified for the job. Have fun, have a sense of humor and have a million laughs. Be an optimist; be the person you were as a child. Do something new, exciting and different. Look […]

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Babies and Toddlers

Jungle Juice

January 13, 2010

Jungle Juice!? Yes! You heard right. When I was in hospital, I was given a recipe for making Jungle Juice to increase my milk supply. This has been of such value to me as I have been in and out of hospital and had to switch between breast and bottle a few times. What has […]

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Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

Free Birth Announcement

January 11, 2010

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 […]

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Teens and Tweens

Cyberbullying

January 9, 2010

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 […]

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Places to Visit

Table Mountain (Western Cape)

January 8, 2010

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: […]

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Places to Visit

Two Oceans Aquarium (Western Cape)

January 6, 2010

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 […]

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