DIY Toys 3-12 Months

As a SAHM, I believe firmly in the power of DIY toys! Any toy that has been homemade by me counts for way more in my books than one that has been bought by me. Since they are generally made from stuff I would have thrown away anyway, they are …

Homestyle Bran Muffins

Guys, as promised, here is the post about the homestyle bran muffins. If you want to read about why I am writing this post, check here. I flipping love these muffins! We can’t get enough of them and my friends are testament to that. They must be so tired of …

5 Baby Friendly Breakfast Ideas

Baby N hates porridge. I can’t blame him, I hate porridge too. I have just never eaten the stuff. I also loath eating cereals. I hate that it goes soggy and I can’t stand to have a solid and a liquid in my mouth at the same time……I know, it’s …

Home Manager vs Home Maker

I have had this idea rolling around in my mind for a while now, the idea that there is a huge difference between a home manager and a home maker. While I was working, I had a domestic worker to clean the house for me. As wonderful as it was …

Clean Out the Clutter Challenge

  It’s amazing how quickly a space can get crazy! Who was it that said “everything tends towards chaos”? They were smart! I can totally relate! We live in a tiny house. 60m² to be precise. 3 of us with 2 dogs and a cat. When we moved into our …

Cloth Nappy Stash

I have recently completed my cloth nappy stash… for the moment. I’m not sure if there is anything more exciting than getting something in the mail, correct me if I’m wrong. So getting your nappies from a courier is an exciting moment, and possibly even reason enough to break out …

HOW TO: Get going when you feel unmotivated

Have you ever had that “Urg, I wish I didn’t have to do that right now” feeling? It’s quite a regular occurrence when you run a home. The baby has just gone to sleep and you can either get on and do something productive with your time, or, (and this …

Nacho Soup

I am so excited to share this recipe with you today. Why, you ask? Because it costs around R100, I cook once and we eat 3 times in the month! YES please! We love a little Mexican fiesta in our house. The flavours are bursting and you can even serve …

Cloth In Disposable Out

Before Baby N was born we decided to do cloth nappies for 3 reasons. They are good for the environment, good for our finances and SO cute to use. I love using them! But I made the decision early on that cloth wipes would be too much of a hassle …