Should 2 become 3??

Hi everyone, Hope that you all are amazing and enjoying the fact that it is Friday and we are sliding into the weekend like heeeeeey!!! Lately I have been feeling a bit broody, seeing so many babies and seeing how well the boys have been getting along, has really made me feel like maybe we…

I ran a 10km race WILLINGLY

Hi everyone! If you follow me on Instagram then you will know that last week Sunday I ran my first 10km race! Yep, you read that completely correctly, I willingly signed myself up to do this, I was not coerced in any form or manner. Just prior to having Cupcake, I was working in a…

{WIN! with Andolex} In Support of World Oral Health Day

Hi everyone! Having good healthy teeth has been one of the issues that I will not budge on with regards to the boys, even if it meant having to chase them down to ensure that their pearly whites were nice and clean *insert toothy grin* because it’s super pointless to eat healthy if you don’t…

I no longer measure my kids

Hey everyone! A while back, I was chatting to someone and something they said triggered a real moment of thinking for me. She was telling me about how successful someone she knew was (let’s call this person, Jake) because Jake was buying a house, drove a really flashy car and wore really expensive jewelry. Now…

Potty Training is Fun

Asalaams everyone! Its the weekend and I am so super stoked that we actually have plans that don’t revolve around cleaning or laundry. *happy dance* I promised to blog about my potty training journey with Cupcake, so here goes. Towards the end of last year, just as Cupcake was turning 3, his class teacher was…

Lessons my mama left behind

Asalaams everyone! I’m sure you all are wondering what cave I crawled out of as I haven’t posted in a while, but I felt ready to start blogging again, and if ever there were a better topic then this would be it. If you follow me on Instagram, then you would know that about a…

Raising Free Spirits

I have a confession to make, my kids scare me sometimes, not in a creepy kid laughter in the middle of the night kind of way, but rather in that they are so fearless that I don’t know how to handle it. By nature, my mother will tell you that I was her cheekiest child,…

First day at the grind :RECAP

Hello everyone! Hope this finds you well, that your first day back at work went well, that the first day back to school went off without a hitch and that life is just treating you so awesomely! This week thus far was a first for our little family, with Dumpling going to his carer, Cupcake…

Traffic Tips with Toddlers

Asalaams Everyone! Compliments of the season! Hope that your holiday was filled with many festive memories and laughter, I contemplated what my first post for 2018 should be when I realized that schools officially start next week. This means that it is back to the nightmare that is Cape Town traffic with my toddlers *collective…

Baby Showers & why you should celebrate that birthday

Hi everyone! Hope you all are sliding towards the holidays, tying up the last odd ends at work before going all festive! This year has been super tough and filled with so much change, that all I am really looking forward to is some good ole rest and relaxation. (As I say that out loud…