Baking with Soph – Pillsbury Easter Nest Cupcakes

Easter is coming! Why not get the kids into the Easter spirit these holidays by baking these adorable (and easy) little Easter Nest Cupcakes. I used a medium sized cupcake case so they weren’t too big for little mouths. These are also the perfect little treat to share with classmates and friends, and a fun…

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WIN a Philips Avance Pasta Maker worth just under R5000!

Always dreamed of making your own pasta? Well, now you can, with a little help from Philips and this automatic pasta maker! “Making delicious, fresh pasta has never been easier. You just add your ingredients and the Philips Avance Pasta Maker does the rest. With powerful, automatic mixing, kneading and extruding, the Avance Pasta Maker allows…

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Are we putting too much pressure on our kids today?

Thank all that is good and mighty that school holidays start from today. Besides not having to worry about packing lunches, remembering what day of the week what kid does what, and the endless shuttling up and down, it signals no homework. Don’t get me wrong, homework is not a bad thing, but the amount…

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Baking with Soph – Pillsbury Banana & Walnut Bundt Cake

If you missed the first bake in the series, this one , you might not know that I have a budding chef/baker in my home, named Soph. We’ve partnered with Pillsbury to bring you some amazingly simple twists on their existing products to make baking with your kids on the weekend, or during the holidays,…

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Best Kids Party venues in Johannesburg!

I’ve visited loads of these places, been to parties at them and even had my own kid’s parties at some. The most stressful thing for me in thinking of my kids parties is where to have it. You’ll know by now I also run a Party Planning business called Bunting + Blooms, so I don’t…

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{WIN yourself a pair of shoes!} Saint & Summer launch their AW19 range – and it’s right up my alley

Saint & Summer, a much-loved South African brand have just dropped their AW19 collection and oh my gosh, it’s making alllll my leopard-print-dreams come true. This season is all about statement shoes, and it certainly does not disappoint. A pair of leopard print mules from a previous collection (ROSIE) is what originally caught my eye…

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The first Kids Gym opens in Johannesburg!

Johannesburg kids are about to get a whole lot fitter! The Kids Gym has created a non-competitive space that nurtures a love for physical activity, regardless of their ability. Opening today, on the 15th of February at Cedar Square in Fourways, this will be the second location following the successful launch in Cape Town back…

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