Granny’s chilli sauce

My grandmother loved to cook and was famous for whipping up the most mouthwatering spreads. If she wasn’t baking cupcakes by the dozen, milk tart from scratch or roasting chickens for her grandkids on a Sunday, she was pickling and preserving. Many stories of survival during the Depression and World War 2 she told me, […]

How to be a mom boss babe and build your empire

As a mom at home, I have tried many different ways to earn an income and supplement our household budget,whilst staying at home to be a full time mother and for many years a homeschooling mom. Work from home There are so many great options out there for moms wanting to do this : Direct […]

Win with Chux

As a busy mom there is always something that needs cleaning in my home, especially with most of the family still at home under lockdown. Our friends at Chux have made cleaning easier and 3 Fun mamma SA followers can win a hamper each valued at R250. To enter simply comment below with your worst […]

Fidem …. a gift of Faith

For mother’s day I won my dream prize from Moms notes magazine. A custom necklace from violet and Rose jewellers I have always wanted a disc with my initial and birthstone, so this was a dream come true and I was elated that I had won. Lockdown I’ve never waited for a prize with so […]

Hamish gets his first pet

We have been wanting to get Hamish a pet for about 6 months now. Not something boring like a fish, which he has owned before, or anything, like hamsters or mice, that he might snuggle the life out of. A pet that was a bit more active that he could cuddle, play with and start […]

Moving journal ….Part 1: Why we chose to move during lockdown

Somewhere in the middle of May I decided to look at the availability of houses to suit us in Kommetjie. Now, those of you who have followed us for a while will know that I loved our little apartment in Tableview and although we’ve been on a month to month lease for 4 of the […]


To put us all back in touch with nature, WWF South Africa has launched a restful playlist of the unique sounds and features of Africa’s natural heritage for enjoyment safely at home, while observing the ongoing Covid-19 lockdown. The WWF playlist, titled ‘Bring Nature Inside’, captures the soundscapes of our beautiful natural world and features […]

TGRC shatters the glass ceiling of recycling achievement

The latest recently announced glass recycling rate in South Africa is now 44%, according to The Glass Recycling Company (TGRC), which revealed the increased rate during its 7th Annual Green Dialogues, held virtually on Wednesday, 10 June, 2020. “Our team has significantly reduced South Africa’s packaging waste through encouraging and supporting the reuse of returnable […]

Meet the brand ….Cheeky Geek Designs

I’m a huge fan of personalised items and truthfully believe a company is as strong as it’s branding. So, I recently had some new gear designed for my blogs by Cheeky Geek Designs. I was not disapointed with the fabulous servious and amazing quality and thought I’d introduce you today, to this family orientated business. […]