• Eikendal Vineyards
    Winelands

    Eikendal Wine Estate For Families

    Who doesn’t enjoy a little leisurely wine tasting at a beautiful estate? Our family loves spending time in the winelands but in recent years we’ve tended to focus on picnics or meals. The reason is that there’s nothing relaxing about…

  • Kids Activities V&A Waterfront
    See & Do

    7 Kid’s Activities At The V&A Waterfront

    The Victoria and Alfred Waterfront is without a doubt one of Cape Town’s most popular tourist destinations. It’s bustling with shops, activities, restaurants and more. It’s a top pick for families in search of entertainment! The V&A as it’s affectionately…

  • Babylonstoren With Kids
    Winelands

    Babylonstoren With Kids

    This winelands jewel is an everchanging chameleon that delights and surprises on every single visit! We discovered this remarkable place a few years ago on a rare “adult outing” but have since been doing Babylonstoren with the kids as it’s…

  • Quick Healthy Lunchbox Ideas
    Tips & Bits

    3 Quick Lunchbox Recipe Ideas

    New school year means a new season of brain wracking to keep up with providing tasty, varied, economical and yet healthy lunchbox snacks. Eek! I rely on a few quick lunchbox recipe ideas to supplement my repertoire of other bits…

  • Klondyke Cherry Farm Ceres
    See & Do

    Cherry Picking At Klondyke Farm

    Cherry picking season at Klondyke Cherry Farm in Ceres is now in full swing. We took our troop for a terrific day trip over the weekend and came back with 5kg of gorgeous, ripe and juicy cherries! Is there anything…

  • Tips & Bits

    7 Family Christmas Traditions

    As an adult, I still get caught up in all the magic at Christmas but the season really is made infinitely more special when there are small children around! I relish pouring over beautiful Christmas magazines full of gorgeous décor,…

  • Tips & Bits

    Ace Self-Catering With Kids

    As much as I relish the laziness and luxury of a hotel or a resort where you don’t lift a finger, the reality is that it’s often far more relaxing and fun to do self-catering with kids. Quite often a…