Our best Superhero costumes this Halloween!

It's no secret that children love superheroes; there are many theories to why this is but most child psychologists will explain to you that the reason superheroes are so intriguing to 4-5-year-olds is that it's an age when they are trying to find their own place in the world and assert themselves. When they imagine ...
Mum crush of the week! Michelle Obama

We will always consider Michelle Obama our forever-mum-in-chief. She has for a long time been a source of inspiration, encouragement and a little bit of tough love. She has been teaching her two daughters – Malia and Natasha to be determined, focused and empowered – very much like the woman she herself has become to ...
More cute, less spook! Costumes for the little ladies

Halloween doesn’t have to be all scary and spooky; the most important thing is for the children to dress up, have fun and ultimately bring home plenty of chocolate that you can enjoy once they are in bed! For the little ladies in your life, there are a multitude of options that you can choose ...
Five Reasons to Love Halloween

While the concept of Halloween has existed for over 2,000 years and originated in Europe, it grew in popularity in the 1930s in the US thanks to the many Irish immigrants that moved there. Now a multi-billion-dollar industry worldwide, it’s showing no signs of slowing in popularity. From costumes to pumpkins and spooky food art, ...
Halloween Treats – Top 10 candy alternatives

There’s no denying children get a LOT of candy at Halloween! So much, in fact, that a lot of it ends up getting thrown in the bin.  Stand out from all the other houses, by handing out something different! Here are our Top 10 ideas for Halloween treats without all the sugar: -  Jack-o-Lantern Mandarines ...
Top 8 cleaning tips for every Mum

Our new-age mothers are multitaskers. They balance work and home life and are often expected to do everything with panache. We understand that it can give you cold chills in your back, thinking of scrubbing and dusting after a day at the office, but fear not, here are the best nine cleaning tips from the […]

The four best types of exercise for pregnant women

Swimming Swimming (and it's closely related cousin, water aerobics) is the perfect pregnancy workout. How so – you might ask. In the water, you will weigh less than you do on land, so you'll feel both lighter and more flexible. A quick dip in the pool may also help relieve nausea, sciatic pain, and puffy ...
Potty Training. What you need, and need to know.

Once you have a toddler who is not only walking, but beginning to string sentences together, and seemingly fully grasped the concept of saying "No" to almost every request you know that soon enough it's going to be time for potty training.  Here's our biggest piece of advice: Don't rush it.  Once you feel you ...