Fitness & Food

Twins 7th birthday party

Twins 7th birthday party

The girls had their 7th birthday party at the beginning of April. It was a pamper themed party. We invited 8 of their closest friends and cousins. All about the same age. I asked whether mom’s could drop off their kids at our home and then collect them again after the party. The mom’s seemed to be happy to drop off their kids. I thought that without parents there watching, the children would like more

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Happy New Year Plans

Happy New Year Plans

Hi everyone, Happy New Year! It’s been ages since I’ve posted on the blog. I’ve just been living and having a good old time with my family. This post is basically a recap of the month of December and my plans for 2019. December: The month of December started off rather hectic. Work had me stressing and wrapping up last minute work things. I became emotionally and physically tired. My brain couldn’t put any proper

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Top tips for flying with children by Travelstart

Top tips for flying with children by Travelstart

*sponsored Imagine this scenario: You are a mom and you are on a long flight to another city to meet your husband who’s waiting in anticipation for your arrival. Your flight is pretty ordinary until your baby girl becomes restless. Perhaps she is tired or hungry. Or her ears are blocked and its super uncomfortable. You don’t know because it’s all happening so quickly. She begins to cry and you are panicking because you know this is

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Yameen’s 1st Birthday Party & 6 tips for planning a kids party on a budget

Yameen's 1st Birthday Party & 6 tips for planning a kids party on a budget

Yes, the title is correct and this year has flown by so fast. Yameen’s first birthday was on the 26 September, the same day as our 9th year wedding anniversary. We sang for him and hugged him tight but the party was set up for the Saturday after. It was such a fun day all around. We invited a handful of family and friends to celebrate this short amazing life of my youngest child. He is

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Challenge: 30 days of workouts

Challenge: 30 days of workouts

Hey everyone, I really want to focus on my fitness and overall health this year. I was telling my sister that I loved my pregnant body. I felt confident and sexy (yes even with a huge tummy) it was like I wasn’t being judged for what I ate or how I looked. People would comment on my ‘glow’ and I loved that. Now not so much, I feel like a fat blob and that I’m

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Pool day at the De Hollandsche Molen

Pool day at the De Hollandsche Molen

Last Wednesday, my family and I spent the day at the De Hollansche Molen resort in Franschhoek. We got the around 12pm. It was quite hot and because we got there so late we had to find a spot in the middle of two pools. One pool had slides for the adults and young ones and the girls loved sliding down them. It was really awesome to see the girl showcase their swimming skills. Swimming

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Super Easy Chicken and Veggie dinner recipe

Super Easy Chicken and Veggie dinner recipe

My mom is the best cook ever, and anyone that knows her will tell you that my mom can make the best meals and so I like to think that I have inherited my cooking skills from her, I’m obviously not a professional cook like my mom, but I think my flavours are always there and my family is always happy with the meals, well except for Tazkia who bloody eats nothing other than chicken

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