Monthly Archives: March 2012

Grandparents Concert

Connor’s Pre-primary school holds a Grandparents Concert every year to which the grandparents of the littlies are invited to attend and join the teachers for teas and eats afterwards.    This year’s concert was held on Friday morning and my hubby came with me for … Continue reading

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Skywatch Friday :

Sunrise …. Hillbrow skyline in the distance … from the greenbelt/veld where I walk our dog For more spectacular skies around the world visit Skywatch

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Wordless Wednesday :

  Cool shades, dude !!!   For more contributions to Wordless Wednesday go here and here  

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Good morning Tuesday

My walk with Jackie this morning was cloudy and darkish but there’s hope for a sunny day on the horizon !!! That’s all folks … I ran out of battery life  😦

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Visitors to my garden

I’m having fun with my Canon  .. as you can see !!  A friend of mine asked whether I spend all day in my garden!   I wish!! I spend very little time, in fact.   I do bits of gardening in between gym, … Continue reading

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Erin’s 5th Birthday party

Yesterday, Erin celebrated her 5th birthday party with her friends at the Chatoga Spur in Glen Marais.   Her actual birthday falls on Easter Sunday this year, hence the party with friends being held early.   School holidays and Easter weekend = most friends away … Continue reading

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Skywatch Friday :

Plettenberg Bay, along the Garden Route connecting Cape Town in the Western Cape to Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape   : Flight of the seagull Added this sky/seascape looking out to sea from where I was standing  …  wish I was standing there at … Continue reading

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Through the gap in the trees ..

.. I see the water tower on Northcliff from our house … full zoom 55-250mm lens … As the day begins … (today, Thursday 22, 2012) Early morning sun touches the tower …

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Dipping into sweet nectar

Last Wednesday I published photographs of the Citrus Swallowtail butterfly (I had to search a butterfly book to find it’s name!) and browsing through the set of photos I took, I noticed it’s tongue disappearing into the centre of the plumbago’s … Continue reading

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Good morning Tuesday

Different photos this morning from our usual walk in the veld/greenbelt … Closer inspection of the web revealed strings of beautiful pearls … .. and just for a change we walked on the other side of the stream/river … Out into … Continue reading

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