Monthly Archives: December 2009

Catching a butterfly !

First …. ….. creep up … s-l-o-w-l-y .. there’s the butterfly on the pavement near the grass peeping through the bricks … … then .. cover him with net making sure there’s space for him to fly into it … … Continue reading

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Weekly Winners :

Christmas … this year … .. was hot … very hot … … so Christmas Eve afternoon was spent in the pool … cooling down … Our home was filled love and laughter …. with all our children and grandchildren … Continue reading

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Christmas wishes to all

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Weekly Winners : 13 – 19 Dec

Hi there ….. !! … look how good I look in my Christmas hat … … my buddie, Robbie, didn’t really want his Christmas hat on … but I think I see a little smile on his face .. do … Continue reading

Posted in Bradley, Connor, Elaine, Erin, flowers, garden, Jackie, Jeanette, Lance, Robbie, Weekly Winners | 9 Comments

Skywatch Friday :

Could this be Santa criss-crossing the sky ? !!!!! For more spectacular skies around the world go to Skywatch

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Wordless Wednesday :

La Petite Ferme in Franschoek, Cape Province, South Africa For more Wordless Wednesday contributions go here and here (will submit this post once ‘here’ and ‘here’ catch up to our time!)

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Weekly Winners : 6 – 12 Dec

Yesterday, I joined Jeanette and friends at a Christmas Party at the Othandweni Children’s Home in Soweto …. … there were jumping castles and yummy party food for the children … A group of littlies sang like little angels … … Continue reading

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Skywatch Friday :

This is Uva Mira Wine Estate …. the highest wine estate in the Stellenbosch region of the Cape in South Africa .. .. which is well known for it’s Chardonnay .. .. and spectacular views (a little hazy on this … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday :

Boschendal Wine Estate For more Wordless Wednesday contributions go here and here

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If we take the road ahead …

… or peek through the window … … or go down the path … … and cool down by the bubbling water .. … and kiss the ‘Kissi kissi stones’ !!! … … she won’t look … I promise ! … Continue reading

Posted in art, birds, Cape, Cape Town, Somerset West, wine estates | 7 Comments