Category Archives: birthdays

Bradley turned TEN !!

I can hardly believe it … 10 !!!  My eldest grandson is ten years old!!  He’s getting big .. he’s getting tall!!   The top of his head reaches the bottom of my ears!!! He had an awesome party at Acrobranch in Melrose on … Continue reading

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Time for reflection

It’s my Mum’s birthday today .. she is 85! She doesn’t know it.  Every day for her is the same.  Exactly the same.   She is bathed, dressed for the morning of ‘socializing’ in the lounge, back in bed in the afternoon.   … Continue reading

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Kathy’s 60th birthday celebration

Kathy, my sister in law, turned SIXTY yesterday, celebrating her birthday surrounded with family and friends here, in Johannesburg – Lifestyle Garden Centre to be exact.   They .. Ian, Kathy and their daughter Daniella .. flew up from the Cape for the weekend so … Continue reading

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Jeanette turned 40 yesterday !!

Gosh .. how do I feel to have a forty year old daughter?   No different actually …  so many years ..  so many memories going right back to 1972 !!  I remember the day clearly.  Well, it was two days before Monday … Continue reading

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Focus on a hole-in-one …

…   to practice close-ups using only the 18-55mm lens which was not on macro setting I’d like to be as compact as possible when hubby and I go on our overseas trip in July, mainly as it’s an organised coach trip which … Continue reading

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Connor’s “real birthday”

That was on Thursday 16th, and of course I had to make another cake … to have when we all got home from the rained-out cricket match Voila … cake made and iced … ready !!        Note to self :  don’t ever … Continue reading

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Connor’s 5th birthday party

“It’s the best birthday EVER !!!  ”  Connor’s words exactly … Waterslide .. swimming pool … party food .. and the sun shone, thankfully!!!  It rained all day Thursday, Friday and most of Saturday morning then the rain stopped, clouds cleared … Continue reading

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