On Friday evening I got home from dinner with friends after a crazy busy, but wonderful day. I was on a such natural high after spending a really great day with my son that I completely forgot that the South African Mommy Blogger Award announcements were happening that eve. As I put my son to… Read More Caffeine and Fairydust Won The Award For Best Blog of 2017! #SAMommyBloggerAwards
Instagram is by far one of my favorite social media platforms. I love scrolling through my feed and watching everyone’s Insta Stories, and of course – sharing tidbits of our lives through images & videos. Instagram rolled out a new algorithm, which I normally don’t even think twice about – but this time it kind… Read More Dear Instagram, I tried
At 00:00 We popped the champagne as the countdown ended and I filled my lungs with air and breathed again. I have been holding my breath for months, just waiting for 2017 to end and 2018 to start. I know that sounds silly. It is ridiculous, in fact… but if I thought 2016 was hard,… Read More Breathe – Hello 2018!
You have probably seen quite a few blogging mammas write these Rocking Motherhood tag posts, and mine is way overdue. I was tagged a few weeks ago by Chasten at Crazy Momma Of Three, and then again this week by Zayaan at Surviving the Madness. I have been delaying writing this post, because quite frankly – I… Read More 10 Reasons I’m Rocking Motherhood… Seriously
Last week I wrote a blog post about being a crappy blogger… which is still true, but my heart nearly exploded when I got a notification on Twitter on Thursday that my blog has been awarded the Top Personal Blog 2016 by the African Blogger Awards!
I have read a couple of posts recently about bloggers who feel like they have fallen off the bandwagon with their blogs, or who are second guessing their authenticity and putting too much pressure on themselves. It seems there are so many “rules” and “things you should and shouldn’t do” and if you take it too seriously, you… Read More The Crappy Blogger
If you read the first installment of Weird Searches That Have Brought People To My Little Blog, you would know that people Google some weird shit. I really wonder how some of these searches bring people to my little blog… but anyway, here they are!
So I am not sure if you have noticed – but the blog got a major make-over! Not only does it look fan-bloody-tastic, it is also now more user friendly. The lovely Andrea from Clever Bird Banter is the mastermind behind all of this, she took my vision and made it better than I… Read More The Blog Got A Make-Over + WIN A Kids Party To The Value Of R2500 To Celebrate!