The only headgear you’ll need this winter according to the Dutchess of Cambridge’s hatmaker (and WIN a matching set for you and your mini-me)!
Move over beanies, bye bye berets! This winter the only thing that will be keeping our ears warm is the trendsetting turban. According to the Duchess of Cambridge’s hatmaker, this year’s showstopper trend is the turban. She declares it “a chic and timeless headpiece.”...read more
Picture this… Just last week me and my little mini-me went on an outing, to the local SPAR (does that count)? Anyway everything went great until we approach SPAR and Minki saw the mini trolleys (super cute but quite unpractical for grown-ups). She literally pushed me...read more
One of my fondest childhood memories look a little bit like this… All four of us sitting side by side in our blue kombi. Dressed warmly because in Ermelo (where I grew up) –3 degrees are considered normal. The kombi was filled with excitement because we were on our...read more
Say goodbye to nappy rash + 5 places you can put Sudocrem other than your baby’s bum (+ a HUGE GIVEAWAY)!
Sudocrem might not be the most glamorous addition to your bathroom shelve, but there’s miracles locked inside the little (now big) grey tub! You are not truly a parent if you have NOT experienced some form of nappy rash. The first time Minki said “boudjies eina” I...read more
4 Ways to make your uncooperative toddler look really cute (+ WIN a R500 gift voucher from Claire’s)!
“How on earth do you still get her to look so darn cute?” Well here’s the truth… Minki is a 2 year old. a Very stubborn 2 year old (definitely inherited that trait from her father) 😉 and I’m really hoping this terrible two’s phase is really just a phase because if...read more
My dad played in a band. With his shoulder length hair and perfect moustache he looked the part and certainly played the organ like a pro. The reason I’m telling you this? One of my fondest childhood memories looked a little like this: Me, my two brothers and baby...read more
The ultimate storytelling experience at InniBos Storie Krol (Tips on reading + 2 tickets up for grabs)!
It’s not often that I get to write about a super cool event taking place in my hometown (still love you Nelspruit)! But yes, miracles do happen and today I'm writing about Innibos – coming your way next week in my lovely little hometown. You are probably already...read more
I’m tired. What??!!! You had 9 hours UNINTERRUPTED SLEEP and you’re tired? How dare you say that? Let alone think or feel it?? Try breastfeeding throughout the night, then burping, then breastfeeding again, then singing baby to sleep and then eventually passing out...read more
Introducing the New PrettyBelle: 8 Irresistible reasons to check out our website & 1 pretty fabulous Giveaway
Welcome to PrettyBelle! We are soooooo excited about our brand new website overflowing with everything pretty. They say it’s the inside that counts, right? So you will still find real life stories from the perspective of a first time (sleep deprived) Mom (that’s me)!...read more
According to Vogue and PrettyBelle… One of the top trends for winter is: PINK!!! Yay for girly, fabulous, ice-cream and unicorn pink! If you are NOT a pink-lover keep reading, you will be pleasantly surprised… The great thing about pink is that you can totally mix and...read more