Monthly Archives: March 2015

Finding that all important nanny/maid

So it’s time to go back to work after your baby is 4 months old or so! What a heart wrenching time this is and on top of it you have to decide on what to do with your precious bundle during the day. Some moms rather opt for the child to be in a home environment for as long as possible rather ...

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When You Just Want to Quit Being a Mom | by Sarah Sandifer

The sun wakes up and so do they, one right after the other. They start their day so I start mine and our dance begins whether I am prepared or not, because really, they need me. And so we do our days: the cooking and the laundry and the gymnastics and the outfit changes and the needing and the owie-kissing ...

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#singleparentlife | by Linda Hennings

Only 33% of South African children live with both parents.  That makes a rather  overwhelming number of us single parent families.  Two thirds, to be precise.  66% of children growing up in South Africa today live with either one or neither of their biological parents. According to the Old Mutual Savings and Investment Monitor stats released in July 2013, an ...

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An Unconventional Wedding in a Tropical Forest

My cousins daughter Gigi Oftebro tied the knot to Michael Badstubner on the 4th August,2014. Here is their beautiful story.  Our relationship had been anything but conventional from day one, so it is little wonder that the proposal and wedding was to follow suit.  Michael and I had been friends for a few months before he asked me out.  In fact it’s ...

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Honey Bunny | by Bloom Designs

Are you ready to hop on into Easter?  Jenny from Bloom Designs is sharing these first free Easter printable and idea for this year- Happy Easter, Honey Bunny!  These little sweet treats are made with honey flavored bunny grahams that you can find in the cookies section of any market.  I love these snacks because they don’t have a much sugar as ...

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6 Simple Ways to Market Your Side Business | by Sarah Winfrey

When you run a side business — especially when you’re first starting out — you usually don’t have very much money. Most advertising is out of reach for people running businesses on the side, and many free marketing techniques require so much energy that they aren’t worth it, either. (See also: 7 Ways to Generate New Leads for Your Business) ...

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