Lynne Huysamen

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Mommy to a pigeon pair, blogger and online marketer. Lover of chocolate, good books and buckets of coffee. J Just muddling my way through this parenting journey the best I can and sharing about it along the way!

Week 2 My Weight Loss Journey

Week 2 my weight loss journey

This last week has been both good and bad. While I achieved all the goals that I set for myself I did not feel very motivated at all, especially when it came to getting the exercise in. I have to be honest here, I find it quite easy to eat …

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5 Top Tips for Babywearing Like A Pro

Tips for babywearing

Babywearing comes with some great benefits for mom and baby. Wearing your baby will make breastfeeding easier, promote bonding through skin to skin and help you to keep your hands free to get chores done and look after your children all while still keeping your baby close and happy. It’s …

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5 Ways You Can Save Money As A Mother

Ways you can save money as a mother

Being a parent is very expensive. Diapers, baby food, toys, clothes and the million other things you never consider until you need them. They all add up! Well, today I have for you a few simple ways that you can make sure you have a little more money in your …

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Winners Of Tooth Fairy Pillows

Winners of tooth fairy pillows

Thank you to all the parents that took part in the Tooth Fairy Pillow giveaway and shared their views on how much money the tooth fairy should give. It seems the most common thought is that R20 is a good amount for the tooth fairy so I am going to …

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My $5 Eyeshadow From Wish

My $5 eyeshadow from Wish

Just a quickie from me today, I am so happy that my $5 Eyeshadow from Wish has finally arrived. I am so happy with it and amazed that it cost so little. The $5 was for the eyeshadow including shipping to South Africa. I’ve been playing around with it and …

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Week 1 My Weight Loss Journey

Week 1 my weight loss journey

When I shared my article last week about not wanting to be fat anymore I honestly didn’t expect such a response from everyone. I received so much feedback on social media, on my blog and via email from other moms that feel the same way. A lot of moms said …

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Mommy Makeovers Becoming More Popular

Mommy makeovers becoming more popular

Now when I think of a makeover I think of getting a new haircut with a tint, having my eyebrows waxed and tinted… things along those lines. So when I think of a mommy makeover I think of a mom having a new look but still relatively natural. However I …

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6 Tips from Buccaneer Kids for Choosing School Shoes

Tips for choosing school shoes

Your child will be spending many years wearing school shoes and it is vital that your child wears the correct shoes. We chatted to Buccaneer School Shoes to find out what parents need to consider when choosing school shoes for their child. Buccaneer is a sponsor in our Baby Photo Competitions, …

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I Don’t Want To Be Fat Anymore!

I don't want to be fat anymore

Honestly,  I never [ever] thought I would be an overweight person. All my life I was skinny and I was always able to eat whatever I wanted without it showing anywhere at all. Yes there was a period of time in my teens where I maybe had a little extra …

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Fan Of The Month Winner August 2017

Fan Of The Month Winner August 2017

Yes it is that time of the month again (actually a little bit late as usual) for the announcement of the Fan Of The Month winner! Congrats to our August 2017 Fan Of The Month, you have won $50 which we will transfer to either your Paypal account or if …

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Great Tips To Introduce Your Dog To Your Baby

Tips to introduce your dog to your baby

Dogs are truly the most remarkable pets and deserve all the love and attention they can get. But what happens when your furry friend thinks that he is not the center of attention because of the baby? What’s exciting for you and your spouse may prove to be frightening for …

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5 Baby Caring Tips Every Mom Should Know

Baby caring tips every mom should know

Becoming a mom is both a privilege and a responsibility. The joy of holding your own child is something that cannot be equaled by any material possession. Being a mom is the most wonderful experience every woman will ever have in her lifetime. But this privilege also comes with a …

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Present Ideas For A Pregnant Friend

Present Ideas for a pregnant friend

The gesture of giving and receiving gifts is universal among all races and cultures around the world. Giving a gift is a ѕign оf gооd wiѕhеѕ tоwаrdѕ the rесiрiеnt оf thе gift. Thе type оf giftѕ people give tо оthеrѕ is determined bу the еvеnt оr оссаѕiоn. It is a …

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