Christmas Gift Guide for Moms

Finally, it’s our turn! Dads and husbands, it’s time to spoil the wonderful women in your life.  I’ve put together 26 fabulous ideas to suit various budgets – with just 4 days left, it’s time to get shopping!

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Christmas Gift Guide for Dads

People always comment how difficult it is to buy for the men in their lives – their Dads, brothers, husbands and the father of their children.  Socks, undies, biltong, booze, braai – right? Sometimes some nice ‘smellies’.  I’ve put together a roundup of 30 gift ideas across various price-points to inspire you in your gift-giving this…

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Why handwashing is so important

Each and every day I feel like I alternate between “have you washed your hands?” and “come brush your teeth!”.  Jokes aside, there have been so many nasty bugs doing their rounds this year that I’ve reinforced a good hand washing routine at home. To commemorate Global Handwashing Day on 15th October, Dettol, a leader in germ protection, ran a successful 6…

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Preschool Kids Christmas Gift Guide

Christmas is a big event in our home!  It’s our favourite time of year and we go all out celebrating this special holiday.  I thought I’d kick my Christmas Gift Guide series off with the most important of the lot – the kids!  Here are 28 gift ideas for Preschool Kids.

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The Goodness Gang’s adventure to Food Lover’s Market!

If any of you have followed Mommalikeme from the start, you’ll know from this post that Oli is definitely not a fan of vegetables.  There are literally three meals involving vegetables that he will willing eat, although he’s warmed up to the idea of cucumber recently, otherwise dinner time involves a whole lot of begging, pleading…

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A visit from the Tooth Fairy!

On Friday last week Oli lost his second tooth, just as he had lost his first, at school! I designed a cute Tooth Fairy Tooth Receipt (free printables included) to print to go into his tooth pillow with his money.

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What we’re reading: the lead up to Halloween!

Story time is my children’s favourite time of the day – even as very young children I always encouraged their love for stories and reading. Reading encourages imagination, language development, concentration and a myriad of other developmental benefits. Besides from the benefits, I love this special time together, sharing a story at the end of the…

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