Monthly Archives: August 2011

Conversation with Bradley …

This morning, on the phone … Me ….. “Bradley, do you want me to pick you and Connor up after yoga, and then come shopping with me, or do you want me to pick you and Connor up after I’ve been shopping ? ” … Continue reading

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Stop and smell the roses …. or should I say … jasmine

My son, Carl and Erin spent the day with us yesterday.   It was a warm sunny day .. perfect for appreciating the burst of jasmine and picking some lemons for mommy …. One … two … three …. I am having difficulty … Continue reading

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Skywatch Friday :

Summer’s coming #2 For more spectacular skies around the world visit Skywatch –

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Wordless Wednesday :

               Summer’s coming !! For more Wordless Wednesday contributions go here and here 

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Bags of flour

As soon as I saw the bags of flour under the table which was filled with freshly baked breads at Vovo telo in Parkhurst, when Jeanette and I shared a lovely, and special, morning coffee together, it reminded me of … Continue reading

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A memorable dinner at Rust en Vrede

On our recent visit to the Cape a few weeks ago, hubby and I were joined by my brother, Ian and niece, Daniella for the most memorable evening of food and wine pairing at the Rust en Vrede Restaurant in … Continue reading

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Skywatch Friday :

The evening sky reflects in the water of a reservoir at Kuilfontein Stable Cottages in the Karoo at sunset For more spectacular skies around the world visit Skywatch

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