Having fun with toys from Yookidoo

I like to enter competitions, provided they are free, and I have been lucky enough to win a few. The Your Baby and Toddler were running a Yookidoo competition and my name was drawn to win a hamper of toys for 0-6 months. I was over the moon when I won and I didn’t have…


Yum Mums in Sea Point

When Paige was 7 weeks I thought it was time to get back into exercise and back into shape. Now I’m not a fan of exercise or the gym, a gentle stroll followed by tea and cake is more my thing, but I need it to feel healthy and good about myself. I joined the…


Emergency Numbers

It is always good to keep useful numbers at hand just in case of an emergency. Print them out or store them in your phone so they are at the ready. Here is a list of some of the hospitals in Cape Town. Red Cross Children’s Hospital – 021 658 5111 Poison Emergencies – 021…

Hout Bay Market

Bay Harbour Hout Bay Market

Graeme and I have visited Bay Harbour Hout Bay Market before and knew it would be a good place to take Paige for a nice breakfast out. Hout Bay is only a short drive for us as we live in Sea Point and this time we brought along Granny Colleen and Aunty Dee. This market…

Hope St Market

City Bowl Market on Hope

Some days you don’t feel like straying too far from home and so we visited the CB market on Hope Street which is open 9am-2pm every Saturday. My husband, Graeme, was playing golf later in the day and so he was all to happy to have a short outing which kept me happy and involved…

Skip Hop

Skip Hop Duo Deluxe Nursery Bag

I spent some time researching diaper bags looking at functionality, price, look and whether my husband would be prepared to carry it. You don’t need to buy a special diaper bag, any bag can carry diapers, bottles and so on, but since I would be using it often I wanted to get something best suited…