Category Archives: concert

Picnic concert with Watershed at Warwick Wine Estate

Ian, Kathy, hubby and I spent a lovely relaxing day out at Warwick Wine Estate in Stellenbosch on our last day in the Cape, enjoying a picnic with Warwick wines and listening to chilled music of a local South African band, … Continue reading

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Carols service and Nativity for grandparents at Erin’s school

Hubby and I went to Erin’s school in Benoni for the grandparents Carols service and Nativity yesterday morning.  We arrived at the school while all the children were on their morning break.  Hundreds of children !!!  Erin and her little friends were … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday : Memories from end-of-year 1997

Memories and highlights of 1997 is drawing to a close, but not before Elaine’s ballet school end of year concert, a quick trip up to Zimbabwe to see my Mum and Dad and our new puppy, Robbie !!! Elaine, winner of the tennis … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday : 1994 highlights and special moments

Jeanette’s Graduation, hubby’s parents Golden Wedding anniversary, a trip to Zimbabwe, Ballito holiday.. again, cousins reunion, Carl’s first car and a few more memories in 1994 February :   Carl’s first car 🙂   he saved all his weekend student job money … Continue reading

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Sadness … and wine tasting in the Cape

Oh my .. big sigh   ….  it’s always extremely sad spending time with my Mum 😦  Every time I see her she’s thinner than the last time.  Her heart keeps pumping, steady and strong but the rest of her body … Continue reading

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Erin sang a duet !

She’s only six !! Hubby and I went to Erin’s pre-primary school concert yesterday.  It was called Under the Sea .. happy songs and happy children who sang so sweetly!!!  They weren’t terribly keen to do all the actions when each 5/6-child-per-group … Continue reading

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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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