Throwback Thursday : 1991 highlights and favourites

Best of the bunch for 1991

January :   Picnicking at Hartebeespoort Dam (with Mum and Dad)

Jan 91 - picnic

Jan 91 - hartebeespoort dam

Love this photo.  Carl was still determined to catch a fish!!   (he didn’t :() Elaine kept him company

Jan 91 - hartebeespoort dam 2

March :  Easter egg hunt !

Jan 91 - easter

All looking rather satisfied with egg hunt!   Jeanette had a weekend student job in Woolies, hence the uniform …

Jan 91 - easter  1

May :   My first carrots !!!

May 91 - carrots 1

June :    Jeanette’s 19th birthday

June 91 - J 19 b-day

Elaine and our lovable Dennis …

June 91 - E and Dennis

July :  Elaine and Scampy

July  91 - E and Scampy

Our family holiday in Ballito – July  :

July  91 - Ballito 10

July  91 - Ballito 13

Elaine loved her cousin, Daniella!    She always wanted to take her by the arm or hand 🙂

July  91 - Ballito 14

July  91 - Ballito 15

Kevin enjoying the wet sand …

July  91 - Ballito 11

 

Keeping hubby fit .. either playing with a frisbie or bat and ball with Carl, who would rather play beach games than swim in the sea  …  hubby had to keep up !!!

July  91 - Ballito 16

July  91 - Ballito 17

Littlies joined in the fun ..

July  91 - Ballito 22

Maritime Museum – Durban Harbour

July  91 - Ballito 18 - maritime museum

At the wheel of the tug boat ..

July  91 - Ballito 19 - John - tug boat

Carl on a mine sweeper ..

July  91 - Ballito 20 - mine sweeper

Sea World at Durban’s beachfront.  Long since gone.  It’s now, Ushaka Marine World,  in another location in Durban …

July 91 - Sea World 1

Rock climbing on rocks between Ballito and Thompson’s beaches ..

July  91 - Ballito 4

July  91 - Ballito 8

Celebrating hubby’s birthday at Mike’s Kitchen, Umhlanga Rocks …  (he often had his birthday on our holidays)

July  91 - Ballito 23

August :   Elaine’s 5th birthday

Aug 91 - E 's 5th b-day

Her birthday party with her playgroup friends ..

Aug 91 - E 's 5th b-day party

September :   first time growing pretty poppies !!!

Sept 91 - my poppies

December :    Elaine always decorated our Christmas tree.  She has passed the baton onto the Bradley and Connor 🙂

Dec 91 - Xmas 1

Traditional ‘photo with prezzies at the tree’ – Christmas Eve …

Dec 91 - Xmas 2

Christmas lights in Commissioner Street, central Johannesburg .. (a tradition no more sadly, I am certain.  We seldom venture into the city centre, especially at night)

Dec 91 - Commissioner Street

Christmas Day at Ian and Kathy’s … (Mum and Dad came for Christmas this year too)

Dec 91 - Xmas 5

Father Christmas brought Barbies for the two girls ..

Dec 91 - Xmas 4

Dec 91 - Xmas 6

Fun at Gold Reef City before the year comes to an end ..

Dec 91 - Gold Reef City 4

 

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Dec 91 - Gold Reef City

 

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