Challenges Series: Roberta Roodt

Claim to fame: my sister – in – law, rocking Glam-ma to 3 grandkids, expat teacher, living and working in the UAE for the past 13 years, sans hubby, go – getter and never – quitter.Challenge: post – 40 career change and international move. Roberta qualified as a teacher the year I was born. Process…… Continue reading Challenges Series: Roberta Roodt

Review: Baobab powder from Pandavita

As a thoroughly modern momma I’m ever looking for ways to make my kid stronger, keep her healthy, and generally give her an edge in life. From secular homeschooling, to targeted activities that incorporate full body and brain development, I’m always looking for the next best thing.  I’m currently reading Optimum Nutrition For Your Child’s…… Continue reading Review: Baobab powder from Pandavita

How to parent so your kid doesn’t hate you

I learned something new the other day. Helicopter parenting is a real thing. The opposite of helicopter parenting is apparently fly by parenting. Now you know what I know. If, like me, you didn’t  know what the heck that meant, let me enlighten you: A helicopter parent (also called a cosseting parent or simply a…… Continue reading How to parent so your kid doesn’t hate you