Home From Home

Home from Home and the August Challenge

This month I am taking part in the Home from Home August Challenge, to raise awareness and funds for this Cape Town based non-profit organisation. The decision to jump all in to their 31 day challenge came after receiving a press release about the work that they do to help care for orphaned and vulnerable…

Naartjie

Naartjie Love Foundation Clothing Drive

In honour of Mandela Day this year, Naartjie Kids is once again asking their customers to donate their second hand children’s clothing to help clothe approximately 6 000 disadvantaged children and youth in the Western Cape. “Our store wide clothing drive is always a highlight on our calendar and will kick off on the 9th…

Adopt this Christmas

Adopt this Christmas

Looking for Christmas gifts with a charity in mind? Here are just 5 of the charities that would love your support, and offer ideal gifts for older children who are more socially aware and want to give back to their environment and community, and to friend and family who may be difficult to buy for as…

The Sunflower Bandana pants

Sunflower bandana pants

This Sunday is Bandana Day and to support The Sunflower Fund, I have been busy sewing and so far have made dribble bibs for Ethan and a reversible apron for Paige. With my pink and purple bandanas, I used this tutorial by Blue Yonder to sew some play pants. A little crazy but oh so fun and lightweight…