Category Archives: Greenbelt

Max loved his walks in the greenbelt

I have found a few more photos of Max taken at the beginning of December last year when I used my small camera on a walk in the greenbelt.  Max loved his walks.  He trotted along in even but small strides, tail … Continue reading

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Rain and Hail

Yesterday the heavens opened!!  It was around 2:00 in the afternoon and within half an hour 65mm fell!  All in all, when the rain eventually subsided, we had 80mm !!! Apparently it wreaked havoc in the neighbourhood.  No damage to … Continue reading

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A selection of pics from this past week

All packed and ready to leave for France later this evening.  We took Jackie to the kennels for the very first time!  She was happy and willing to go with the chappie through the kennel gate, tail in the air and … Continue reading

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Two boys, a dog and a grandpa

As I had gone to the doctor this morning for an EMG on my hands, (didn’t have a clue what an EMG entails),  only to discover an EMG is forced electric shocks through the nerves (!) to gauge whether they … Continue reading

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Just because …

… I haven’t had time to do a post …. I am waiting for a cake to cool down before icing it …. so shall tell you briefly about yesterday’s walk in the veld and coffee  .. and yes, it … Continue reading

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Coffee at Moemas

Yesterday’s walk in the veld was a little icy .. .. so hubby and I decided to try Moemas in Parktown North, for morning coffee and something yummy to eat, like this custard slice for instance … perfect !! Definitely needs a … Continue reading

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Cosmos ..

I love the pretty shades of pinks to whites of the cosmos flowers.  In the wild, they have generally finished flowering but with packets of seeds available these days, people grow them in the gardens … as I did, until … Continue reading

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Our walks are getting on the chilly side now

Gremlins have been at work again on my blog .. this is my second attempt at this post – the first one disappeared leaving only the title 😦 Our early winter mornings are rather icy now with temperatures around 8 … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday :

Hubby and Jackie walking along greenbelt (veld) near our home – Johannesburg, S.A For more Wordless Wednesday contributions visit

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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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