Melinda Uys

A former high school teacher, Melinda Uys shares her experiences of life with a water sport mad husband and two energetic (read: exhausting) children, at home and abroad. Melinda aims to help mums and dads maintain their sanity on this great adventure called parenthood, especially on those long drives and even longer flights…

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Why school mums are your best friend

Posted by March 12th 2018

Melinda Uys explains how she uses the help of fellow school mums to make stressful situations a little bit easier.

How to keep your children happy in the car

Posted by March 5th 2020

Road trips can be fun, but they can also be a nightmare if you’re travelling with unhappy kids. Here are some tips on keeping the peace.