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All about Autumn

Autumn is a beautiful season and one of the best seasons to show children what happens when the seasons change. Especially here in South Africa where we don’t really have 4 distinct seasons. We recently spent a few weeks focused...

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Mermaid Activity Pack

Last year Lexi wanted a mermaid themed birthday party… It was all the trend and most little girls’ parties we went to were mermaid themed. And we LOVED it! There’s something about the whimsy of mermaids that inspires...

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Fool-Proof Bath Bombs

Is there one thing that you get for every occasion? For me it’s bath bombs! Both Lexi and I love luxuriating in a bath with a bath bomb. But let’s face it, they’re expensive and limited to special occasions only. They...

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Recipes

Shepherd’s Pie

When I was growing up we had a helper named Sylvia. She was a part of the family right up until we moved provinces when I was 18. Sylvia never used to cook for us, except on the nights we had Shepherd’s Pie. It was the one thing...

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Autumn Crafts: Leaf Man

Autumn is a lot like Tuesdays. You know its coming but when it arrives you don’t really notice because it is not good and it is not bad. It just is. But when you stop and notice the changes, autumn is actually a beautiful season...

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Learn about Spiders

Every month we spend some time learning about 2 animals. The kids each get to pick one animal and then we spend at least a week learning about it. We recently learned about spiders and there is so much to learn about these little...

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