Monthly Archives: October 2011

I’ve got to keep up!

Two posts in one day!  Phew … but I need to keep up with Jeanette!!  Besides that, we are going again to the winelands in the Cape again tomorrow, flying early in the morning and returning Sunday evening to enjoy … Continue reading

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Breakfast at Tokara

I’m one step behind Jeanette 🙂   No words from me .. just photos … she said it all!!!   I had the same breakfast so I can’t even comment on that except it was delish’ly hot and coffee was the best! … Continue reading

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A part of Kathy’s journey of courage and hope … and survival

Kathy – my sister in law – a breast cancer fighter and survivor … Jeanette and I went together ..  just the two of us … the first time ever that the two of us have been away together .. … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday :

Model – my beautiful, courageous, strong, inspiring sister in law, Kathy … a breast cancer survivor  Photographer – my ultra talented daughter, Jeanette – Jeanette’s posts are amazing – a must read.  Powerful, inspiring, courageous and emotional .. touches your soul … Continue reading

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Skywatch Friday :

Hermanus – Western Cape – in May, 2011  Jeanette and I are going down to the Cape for the weekend.  Jeanette is going to take photos of my SIL who has been just given the all clear from the oncologist … Continue reading

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Mainly yellow

Jeanette’s macro photos of some of my roses are pure magical!!!     Delicate and soft, like the finest of silks as it floats and folds 🙂     As it happened, I had been taking photos before she arrived to fetch the … Continue reading

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Will my story become urban legend ?

I was in yoga class this morning and apart from the meditative music playing and the voice of our teacher directing us through the asanas, the roof started to creak.   I still don’t know all the sanskrit words after all the … Continue reading

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A bunch of roses – Sunday Selections

I can never resist admiring the beauty of a rose .. be it walking through a plant nursery, past a florist  …. or into Woolies!!!  They have them, and other fresh flowers, at the main door or at the entrance to … Continue reading

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Connor was Jack

  175 singing littlies on a stage in beautiful costumes … … one of them was Connor … … he was Jack  (of Jack and Jill fame!) Hubby witnessed the affection all the little girls have for Connor !!!    It … Continue reading

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