Fitness & Food

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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Story time: Holiday in Thailand

Story time: Holiday in Thailand

And oh boy what an amazing experience it was. We always wanted to travel, and there is two things we knew we wanted when we got the opportunity to do so, 1) it had to a somewhere warm and tropical 2) there had to be clear and warm water oceans and so we decided that Thailand was the first travelling destination. A few things about the trip: It was the first time I had ever

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Kids lunch ideas #2

Kids lunch ideas #2

i think this is going to be a regular series on the blog, where i provide you with a few lunch ideas for kids lunch boxes, all snacks has to be healthy and there must at least be a fruit incorporated. My kids don’t like veggies so i’m still looking for veggies to incorporate into their meal plans. But its tough with fussy eaters, if you know of any veggies that i can add to

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Lunch ideas for kids

Lunch ideas for kids

I’m always looking for lunch ideas for kids lunch boxes, this is a tough one because Tazkia is a fussy eater whereas Zia eats anything and everything, so packing their lunch boxes can be quite frustrating. The girls are at a Montessori preschool which promotes healthy eating which is another frustration on its own because healthy snacks are expensive and there are limited options available. Below are lunch ideas that I have put together for

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The girls 5th birthday party

The girls 5th birthday party

Hi everyone, I cant believe that its that time again… the girls 5th birthday party happened a few weeks ago, and boy did they have a blast. Pretty much all the treats were home made, and i must say its a lot cheaper, however a lot more time consuming. I didn’t mind though, it was kinda fun. Their outfits were laid back and accommodated their wild personalities cos lets face it, my girls can be

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