Category Archives: P and me

Dressing wounds

I am not a nurse or have anything to do with the medical field – although I have a son who is a paramedic, who clearly, did not get his calling from me – but being a mom and granny I’ve dressed and … Continue reading

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Walking on Marina Beach

The weather wasn’t too marvellous during our stay with Barry in Ramsgate.   It was warm for us ..  coming from the Highveld where the winters are icy ..  but the locals were “freezing” !  Our last day was perfect.  No … Continue reading

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Leaving you with lavender

Hubby and I are going away for a short break to Ramsgate on the Kwa Zulu Natal South Coast, staying with my cousin, where sea breezes refresh the soul It hasn’t been the best of years so far .. some ups, … Continue reading

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More autumn pics from my garden .. my sanctuary

We appear to be leading quite a dull life at the moment with no photographs of exciting places or events.     Hubby and I have been involved with personal stuff at home.  Me, with my focus on the hip/bum/piriformis issue .. .which … Continue reading

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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 : 2010-12-10

On this day five years ago … Jeanette took this photograph of hubby, Elaine and I with our adorable Jackie for our Christmas card …

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Throwback Thursday : 1996 special memories and highlights

Before Thursday comes to an end  … 1996 !!     Two trips to Zimbabwe, two weddings, Carl’s 21st birthday, and Jeanette leaves home !!! January :  Hubby, Elaine and I went up to Harare for New Years.  We met Pauline, Richard’s … Continue reading

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Browsing through handcrafted creativity at Kamers

Kamers is ‘South Africa’s pop-up treasure trove of handcrafted creativity’.  The Autumn market is currently being held this long weekend at St John’s College in Johannesburg.  What a beautiful old school for starters !!!!   It was founded in 1898. I … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursdays : Highlights of 1986

I notice I didn’t take one single photograph from January to August !!!!!!  Quite astonishing !!!! August.  A big month for our little family.   Quite by accident, surprise, surprise,  I fell pregnant 9 months prior to August 11th when we … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursdays : It’s our wedding anniversary !!

Today we celebrate 43 years of marriage, togetherness, love, happiness, support for each other, sharing the joys of parenthood to three amazing children and enjoying blissful grandparenthood to three of the most delightful and beautiful grandchildren !!!! Hubby and I are going out for … Continue reading

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