A Million Beautiful Pieces

Living & Loving Magazine June 2018

Living & Loving Magazine June 2018

So honoured to have been featured in the Living & Loving Magazine for a second time.

Hello July

Hello July

Oh, hello July and welcome to the second half of 2018. How amazing that we have six months left of this year? Six months to plan, dream or just BE. The last two mornings I woke up feeling so excited that I have so much […]

Special Kids RSA

Special Kids RSA

Our family has been featured on Special Kids RSA! https://www.specialkids.co.za/home/meet-the-parents/item/502-michael-and-desirae-pillay.html

Living & Loving Magazine May 2006

Living & Loving Magazine May 2006

Throwback to 12 years ago this month when my journey to help Savannah to communicate began. We have come so far in this time.

Carte Blanche: Voice Banks

Carte Blanche: Voice Banks

I am fortunate to work in a career whereby we get to change lives every single day. Thank you to my colleagues at Inclusive Solutions and to all the amazing professionals who I work with. A special salute to the community of people who use […]

Doreen’s Door of Hope

Doreen’s Door of Hope

When you give, it shall be given to you; a good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over That is what immediately comes to my mind when I think of the founder of Doreen’s Door of Hope. Abigail Runganaikulu and her husband Colin Runganaikulu, […]

SA Mommy Blogger Awards: Best Foodie Blogger 2017 was Mama Chef Jozi

SA Mommy Blogger Awards: Best Foodie Blogger 2017 was Mama Chef Jozi

With much excitement and respect here is the one of the features from @Mamma Chef Jozi that won her the title Best Foodie Blogger. Preparing healthy and tasty meals is every busy mother’s challenge. So Jeanne-Riette aka Mamma Chef Jozi has made it easier for […]

PLEASE SHARE And DONATE by 2 May 2018 – Let’s Do This for “Sam The Hedgehog”

PLEASE SHARE And DONATE by 2 May 2018 – Let’s Do This for “Sam The Hedgehog”

Over the years my family and friends who were parents themselves; have at different times said to me that they don’t know how to explain to their children that Savannah is autistic. They did not have the understanding themselves nor the vocabulary to teach their […]

Won the Best Inspirational Blogger Award for 2017

Won the Best Inspirational Blogger Award for 2017

On the 6th April I was announced as SA Mommy Blogger’s Best Inspirational Blogger. It is was reward enough to be recognised and I had no expectation of receiving anything else. But to my delight, goodness keeps coming my way. Jacqui Bester from the blog […]

The Post Newspaper Feature – Families raising autistic kids, adults need support

The Post Newspaper Feature – Families raising autistic kids, adults need support

While the world dedicates April to Autism Awareness in our house everyday is Autism Awareness and Autism Acceptance. That is the message we spread. We are humbled to be featured on The Post newspaper today to share Savannah’s journey as an autistic person. It is […]