Beauty & Fashion

MOTG: Mustard

MOTG: Mustard

I’ve always been one to keep our family tradition of celebrating family birthdays, my dad loved it, my mom always holds a little birthday party, my extended family is big on family birthday gatherings, but Zahir’s family… not so much, so they will usually have a quiet supper or lunch at their home with the immediate family … no mess no fuss so very quickly Zahir had to adjust of my crazy family birthday bashes

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My Body Positivity Story

My Body Positivity Story

I didn’t always have an issue with my weight, all of my teenage life and most of my twenties I had a decent sized figure and I didn’t care much for exercise and I practically ate whatever I wanted. But since I had the twins in my late twenties and now a baby boy at thirty four my body ballooned into what it is now. Overweight. I haven’t had the energy or will power to

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Zia’s Eczema Story

Zia's Eczema Story

Saying it’s been a roller-coaster of a ride with Zia and her eczema is an understatement. The poor child has suffered practically all of her short life with eczema and it can get pretty frustrating for me as a mom, because you really can’t help much after you have done all the necessary things to alleviate the flare-ups. Now imagine actually living with it. We have been in and out of dermatologists offices, who explained

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C- Section Postpartum Basket

C- Section Postpartum Basket

I knew that having a C-section was going to painful and highly inconvenient, and like all pregnant women, I would spend hours stalking mommy blogs and YouTube vlogs for the best and most convenient methods of doing certain things like, birth stories, what’s in my hospital bag, recovery and so on, and then I came across postpartum recovery baskets. Unfortunately I couldn’t find any SA mommy blogs posting about any postpartum recovery baskets or kits,

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New born organiser

New born organiser

Hi everyone, it’s been a while since I blogged. I’ve decided to take a short break from blogging after baby was born, I had a C-section and so I just wanted to recover and spend some much needed bonding time with baby. I’m happy to report all is well with me and him and we are settling in nicely and spending a lot of time together. I mean that’s basically all I have been doing

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Woman’s Day Event

Woman's Day Event

Hi everyone! Last week the girls and I were treated to a pamper session at their preschool woman’s day event hosted by their principle Nadia Anderson. There were loads more activities and talks about woman empowerment and safety. Two cute teenaged girls demonstrated a karate session and how this sport can help with defending ourselves in a terribly dangerous situation. There were breakfast, lunch and beverage options up for purchase and because the girls go

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My Hair Issues

My Hair Issues

I had just dyed my hair and I loving it. When I was pregnant and for about a year after, I had beautiful long, thick hair, the best my hair had looked ever and then all of a sudden I had serious concerns about my hair. It was brittle and falling out in loads. I had made a mistake of dying my hair at a salon, because somehow my hair just doesn’t love having it

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