Category Archives: Lance

Our family Christmas .. 2015

I hope everyone has had a wonderful Christmas with family and friends, love and laughter .. good food and wine .. and lots of prezzies This was ours … Christmas Eve was spent under a full moon on Jeanette and Lance’s … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday : 1997 – Jeanette and Lance’s wedding

Before Thursday comes to an end, let me go back to my TBT theme of my photos in the chronological order in which I began.  I am now at 1997, January to be exact.   A BIG year for us!!!  Our eldest … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday : 1995 highlights and special moments

In the year 1995 … we made our annual holiday trip to Ballito, another to Harare, Jeanette bought her first car, and she got engaged!!!! January :   Jeanette’s first car – Honda Ballad 🙂 Cousins (and a friend) at Daniella’s 7th birthday … Continue reading

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Huskies, Lance and a birthday cake

It was Lance’s birthday yesterday and I just had to decorate, appropriately, a birthday cake for him.  He takes their huskies, Kimo and Kitara, for runs around the neighbourhood which includes through the greenbelt/vlei.   Huskies are huskies afterall, and they love to … Continue reading

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Jeanette’s Birthday !!

Jeanette’s birthday didn’t turn out the way it was planned.   Our booking at a restaurant had to be cancelled as Bradley couldn’t stop vomitting this morning.  Lance had to dash him to doc who said it was a reaction to the medication for … Continue reading

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Celebrating Lance’s birthday …

… on a quiet Sunday afternoon with a braai/bbq followed by tea and birthday cake. Success in the cake department at last – with my oven finally fixed .. yay!!!   Happy Birthday Lance !!! “It’s an ‘L’  …. not a … Continue reading

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Sunday Selections # 10

Thought I would share photos from my weekend Oriental lilies which I’ve had in a vase since last weekend but now everytime I look at their beauty and perfection, my prayers go out to everyone in Japan … On a … Continue reading

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A 4th birthday party with a difference !

Connor’s 4th birthday party yesterday cannot be topped by the ‘Jones’s’ !!   Jeanette has the full story on her blog with the most amazing photos.  In essence, we had the cake, which I had great fun decorating … not making … Continue reading

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Bradley turned 7 yesterday !!!

Prezzie ready and waiting … .. and the ‘Granny’s Speciality’ birthday cake .. with a difference .. I hear you say !! Yep .. not the customary Smarties as Smarties have gone ‘green/organic/healthy’ and contain no artificial colouring which makes … Continue reading

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Photographing a family ..

.. with two boys who would not co-operate … at the same time – Bradley with thumbs in ears! – Connor smiling … … it was not easy – Mom and Dad smiling .. boys messing about! Mom and Dad … Continue reading

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