Instant Pot Heritage Day Picnic

I’ve decided that this Heritage Day we’ll celebrate it (just our small family of four) with a special picnic outdoors in the gorgeous Spring sunshine we’ve been having! What’s on the menu? A little twist on traditional Scotch Eggs (with Boerie!) and little Sago pudding pots – an ode to my heritage and my childhood!…

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How to use Zoflora products safely in your home!

You all know I’m crazy about Zoflora and love using it throughout my home, but I just wanted to make sure if you’re going to be using it, that you use it correctly! First up, read the packaging, Zoflora is super easy to use, but needs to be used correctly, it is after all super…

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{Review} Nature Box: Beauty With a Purpose

After months of neglecting my hair during lockdown – I literally started referring to the state of my hair as #lockdownhair, the perfect product arrived on my doorstep! Enter Nature Box. A brand with a conscious! This range is entirely vegan, free from silicones, artificial colours, sulphates and parabens. So, what exactly is Nature Box?…

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[Room Makeover] Oli’s big boy room!

We had always decided that when Oli turned 8, we’d give his room a makeover and upgrade it a little. What was originally going to be out sourced we then decided to do by ourselves (hello Covid), so Oli was evicted from his room for a week while we (mostly Daddy) got to work (I…

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Baking with Soph – Betty Crocker Lemon Loaf

We’re always up for a little teatime treat, and this Lemon Loaf was such a winner! I thought my fussy eater wouldn’t enjoy the lemon tang, but he asked for two slices! All it takes is a simple Vanilla Cake Mix with a little lemon for ‘pizzazz’ as Soph would say! A nice simple bake…

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{GIVEAWAY – optiphi® Elements Baby & Kids Range worth R780} – optiphi® launches a range just for kids – and it’s got no nasties!

We’ve been so thrilled to have been selected to test the BRAND NEW optiphi® Elements Baby & Kids Range that launched on 1 August and I simply had to include you in a giveaway to try this for yourself! The Elements “Free-from-nasties” formulation is proudly: Allergen-free · Paraben-free · Sulphate-free · Soap-free · SLS-free ·…

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You are not above Covid-19.

You think Covid-19 is a joke? It’s not. How do I know? We’re living through it in our own home right now. My darling husband tested positive this week, after a routine swab test. He’s been on the front-line this entire pandemic traveling to the hospital build he’s overseeing in Swaziland (which was deemed essential),…

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