‘The Little Generosity Shop’ by Cadbury and other ways to teach your child about charity

When I heard that “The Little Generosity Shop” would be visiting Port Elizabeth (as part of their seven-stop “tour”) I knew I just had to share the initiative with my fellow Nelson Mandela Bayers (that’s not a thing, but let’s pretend, shall we). Because from what I’ve seen we have big hearts around these parts … Continue reading ‘The Little Generosity Shop’ by Cadbury and other ways to teach your child about charity

Dealing with grief in kids

Dealing with grief in kids is super tricky. My great grandfather passed away recently and it’s been difficult for the boys. I thought I’d share how we are dealing with grief in kids in terms of everything from breaking the news to including them in traditions.

Unexpected inspiration from Miracles From Heaven

I watched Miracles From Heaven on Netflix and I’m feeling rather inspired. It’s a movie based on the true story of the Beam family, whose ten-year-old daughter Annabel was dying from a rare gastric condition. The family went through financial difficulties, personal issues and a child who literally asked God to take her so she could be … Continue reading Unexpected inspiration from Miracles From Heaven