Category Archives: children

Waiting for Baby Moose

Any day now Elaine and Bryan’s baby girl¬†– or Moose as she is known ūüôā¬†– will make her appearance¬† .. There are bets as to when she will arrive.¬† Hubby’s day has passed and my day is today !¬†¬† At … Continue reading

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A few photos from Elaine’s baby shower

A diversion from Umngazi¬†posts and pics (they will be back!) ¬†I have been a busy bee lately, hence lack of communication via¬†my blog…¬†one thing has kept me occupied has been organising and preparing for Elaine’s baby shower which was on … Continue reading

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While we waited for the boat ..

Continued from previous post .. I took a few photos while¬†hubby and I¬†waited for the ferry to fetch us Village boys having fun!!¬† They were filling small plastic containers with sand, throwing them into the water and diving in to … Continue reading

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Connor turned 10 !!

Our grandchildren are growing up at what seems an alarming rate.¬† Bradley is 13 going on 14 and Connor turned 10 the other day.¬† Erin turns 10 in April. ‘ On this day’¬† memories¬†on Facebook has featured quite a few … Continue reading

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Another milestone for Connor

Being a full-time-hands-on granny, I have witnessed most of our grandsons milestones. Today I watched Connor walk the ‘short walk’,¬†(as I did when Bradley¬†advanced to Grade 4)¬† ¬†a tradition held at the school for 20 or so years, whereby, when … Continue reading

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Boys and yoga poses

Bradley and Connor have grown up with me practicing yoga.¬† It was no surprise, yesterday, when I spotted Connor seated on a log in the garden, in Sukhasana (easy pose) in the middle of a garden soccer game between the … Continue reading

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Beach walks at Umngazi

Back to my posts on Umgazi Bungalows and Spa. Beach walks.¬† That’s¬†what hubby and I¬†did every day, as well as eat, sleep, eat, read, eat, drink, eat, watch sunsets, eat !!!¬†¬†¬† Before our delectable breakfast, I took a stroll to … Continue reading

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Connor’s birthday party at City ROCK

Connor’s 9th birthday … and cannot get it into my head that these kiddies are growing up way too fast!!¬† … was last week¬†with his party on Sunday at City ROCK in Johannesburg.¬† What an awesome place !!¬† Walking through … Continue reading

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Happiness is … getting a new soccer ball for his 9th birthday

It’s not¬†just any soccer ball … it’s a match ball replica of the ‘beau jeu’ (beautiful game) match ball which will be used in the 2016 UEFA European Championships held in France from 10th June – 10th July 2016 … … Continue reading

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Ladybird books are 100 years old

2015¬†saw the centenary anniversary of the Ladybird books.¬† I was under the impression that it was this year as I’ve recently seen related posts on Facebook and elsewhere, but in fact the first book was published in 1915.¬† “In 1940 … Continue reading

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