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What I packed for our three day trip with the kids

So remember in September we had that sudden trip we took to Howick to attend Hubby Byren’s late grandfather’s funeral service. We originally planned on driving there but because we would only be staying for a few days, driving down would result in us all spending more time in the car than at our destination…… Continue reading What I packed for our three day trip with the kids

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Nappy bag essentials: 0-6 months

I’ve had the experience of packing a nappy bag for three kids now, and each time, I either added something new or taken something away that I didn’t need. With each kiddo, I’ve discovered new products on the market that have been an additional to my nappy bags and it turned out to be great…… Continue reading Nappy bag essentials: 0-6 months

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Flying with a baby: how to prepare

Last week we made a last-minute decision to take a flight to our destination instead of taking the road trip route. Hubby Byren’s granddad passed away unexpectedly and we flew down to Durban (en route to Howick) to attend the service. We received the devastating news on Tuesday and booked our flights for Thursday. A…… Continue reading Flying with a baby: how to prepare

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Preparing young kids for their first plane ride

So in October, the kids and I headed off to Cape Town for two weeks to visit my in-laws. We were all super excited about the trip; all the sight seeing as well as the kids getting to spend some time with their grandparents whom they hadn’t seen for a couple of months. Our flight…… Continue reading Preparing young kids for their first plane ride

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{Christmas Giveaway} Minions Toiletries Bag

Whenever I pack an overnight bag for the boys to go visit their granny, I always end up using one of my (girly) bags to pack in their toiletries. Which they may not understand and really care about, but I would love for them to having something of their own. So when we received a…… Continue reading {Christmas Giveaway} Minions Toiletries Bag