Successful launch of East London franchise and website upgrade

Kids Connection Border Cover

Kids Connection East London has successfully published their first edition in time for the July holidays. “We are pleased that the first edition of Kids Connection East London has been so successful. Tracey Wiltshire who owns the East London Franchise has done a brilliant job of filling the magazine with excellent content,” says Graeme Lund, … Read moreSuccessful launch of East London franchise and website upgrade

From forest to form

Kids playing on grass

Many children nowadays spend too much time looking at a screen. Teachers often complain that the kids of today lack muscle condition because of all the time they spend seated in front of a cell phone, tablet, computer or TV. What kids need is more time outdoors, more time being active and more time having … Read moreFrom forest to form

How much screen time is healthy for children?

Kids watching Television with Popcorn and Remote Control

New research in the UK reveals four on five parents believe gadgets aid their child’s development, but how much screen time is healthy? The reason behind all this gadget use is that over a third of parents (35 percent) said they use tech gadgets to entertain their children because they are convenient and nearly a … Read moreHow much screen time is healthy for children?

Beans with Wings – the perfect venue for memorable kids birthdays and events

Words with Wings have grown another pair of wings called Beans with Wings – coffee and events! It’s the perfect spot for your next kiddies celebration. Previously occupied by The Pink Fig, the property is situated at 3 Heatherbank Road, in Lovemore Heights, Port Elizabeth. Parenthood and coffee go hand-in-hand! Come enjoy your coffee and … Read moreBeans with Wings – the perfect venue for memorable kids birthdays and events

Kids Connection launches in East London

Kids Connection magazine has been a feature in Port Elizabeth since 2006 and has successfully provided moms and dads with a directory that has assisted them in educating and entertaining their children.  The magazine has proved to be very popular and has won various awards. Early this year Tracey Wiltshire acquired the Kids Connection Border … Read moreKids Connection launches in East London

Countryside escape

It was during the recent Easter holidays that my family and I found ourselves at Ouma’s Farmhouse, situated in the pristine Garden Route countryside, along the Seven Passes Road, between George and Knysna. We were received by the owners, Hennie and Magdel Niehaus, who led us to our weekend farm house, nestled among mature, indigenous … Read moreCountryside escape

Make healthy vision a priority for your child

Did you know 1 in 4 children experience vision problems? Give your child the best chance at enjoying and reaping the rewards of the most formative years by having regular eye exams. It is important to know that children without any apparent visual difficulties should be screened around the age of four years. However, children … Read moreMake healthy vision a priority for your child

On a farm, next to the Elephants

“At night, you can hear the lion roar and when the hyenas hoot and laugh, our dogs get very agitated,” laughs Natalie Groenhof, one of the managers of Stellenhof Farm Stay. This amazing dairy farm shares a fence line with the Addo Elephant National Park and is so close to this world famous game reserve … Read moreOn a farm, next to the Elephants