Red Cross Hospital: 16 days of Activism

What would you give to end #violence against women and #children? #redcross #16daysofactivism #hope #stop A post shared by Tami (@rumtumtiggs) on Nov 24, 2017 at 2:40am PST What would you give to end violence against women and children? I visited Red Cross Hospital recently and […]

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My Little Pony: movie review

A post shared by Tami (@rumtumtiggs) on Sep 21, 2017 at 7:53pm PDT My daughter is a huge My Little Pony fan. Me (or the rest of the family, for that matter)? Not so much. Zoë makes a point of waking up on time every […]

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Boredom Busters: V&A Waterfront

We were invited to spend the day at the Waterfront a little while ago and it sounded like the ideal opportunity to perk up the family after an exhausting few months. It is so easy to get caught up in the daily grind, that life […]

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Homeschooling: Aha moments

My “straw that broke the camel’s back” moment happened when I was told by the school that my son was attending that “teachers can’t force a student to learn”. No one said anything about forcing, which made me wonder why the teachers weren’t encouraging the […]

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Holy Grail

Here’s the deal, we need to find a place to stay before 1 December and, anyone who has looked at the price of properties in Cape Town will know that finding somewhere to stay that is safe and quiet, while working with a stupidly small […]

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Customer Service Secrets

Every single person should work in customer service at least once in their lives. Whether it be within a contact center environment or behind a till, it should be a right of passage for everyone. You will never learn more about people and how they […]

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The Fantastic Grifizzi Brothers

A post shared by Tami (@rumtumtiggs) on Jul 5, 2017 at 12:27am PDT The circus is in town. Now, before you get ready to throw paint at me, The Fantastic Grifizzi Brothers circus is 100% animal free. Hooray! That is something I am so ready […]

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Mom Armour

From the moment you choose to become a mom, you will find yourself to be the target of unsolicited advice. Whether your baby was planned or you tried to conceive for ages or you chose to adopt, everyone will have an opinion on everything. Put […]

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Youth Day

1 young man, many many cows. One of my favourite pics from #lesotho. In a land where cattle = wealth, this family responsibility is laid onto the shoulders of mere children, who have to answer the elders as to why the cattle aren’t thriving, and […]

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