Mina Moo

Dummy Clips from Mina Moo

I’m a fan of the Mina Moo bibs, I use them all the time, so it was great to hear that they are now making matching dummy clips. It was even better to receive 2 clips in the post to try out and I have been very happy with them. They are made from patterned…

For ur Babies

Towel Apron from For Ur Babies

Paige loves her bath time and afterwards being wrapped up in her towel and dried off. Getting dressed though is another story as she is a wriggler. I usually use a hooded towel but have been using this towel apron which For Ur Babies sent me. For ur Babies, Baby Boutique is a Cape Town company started by…

Baby pearls

Baby Pearls Teething Jewellery

UPDATE: No longer sold. My first thoughts of teething jewellery were lots of drool and why would I want yet more drool down my top? I was apprehensive when I bought a necklace and matching  bracelet from Baby Pearls but it turns out there is less drool than I had thought. The idea behind teething…

Peg and Thread

Behind the scenes at Peg & Thread

I first met Svelka Sharp of Peg & Thread at the Made in the Cape market and promised to visit their studio next time I was in Knysna. Paige, my mom and I visited the owners, Svelka and Nicola Reardon, at the Working Studio at 5 Noble Street in Knysna Industria. They offer a wide…

Bam+Boo

Bam+Boo Cloth Nappies

Before Paige was born I had good intentions to use cloth nappies and having done some research we decided on Bam+Boo nappies. My reasons for going cloth over disposables were to help the environment and to save money in the long run. Cloth nappies are an investment at around R170 each and my mom generously…