Category Archives: party

Carl’s 40th birthday

My son turned 40 on Saturday !!    He wanted a casual relaxing day with friends and family.  It was perfect!   The venue:  Kaya Beach in Kempton Park.  We live in Johannesburg, nowhere near the sea but there is this amazing … Continue reading

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Connor turned 7 yesterday !!

SEVEN !!!    All the littlies are no longer littlies!!!   Jeanette organised a ten-pin bowling party .. it was a hit!      Children and adults alike cheered in delight when pins fell !!! I made my usual ‘Granny Speciality Choccie … Continue reading

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Bradley turned TEN !!

I can hardly believe it … 10 !!!  My eldest grandson is ten years old!!  He’s getting big .. he’s getting tall!!   The top of his head reaches the bottom of my ears!!! He had an awesome party at Acrobranch in Melrose on … Continue reading

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Connor turned 6 today !!!

Cannot believe how fast these boys are growing up !! I made the usual ‘Granny’s Speciality Choccie Cake’ .  Connor’s instructions were to put on cherries but NO nuts!    He loves cherries!  Had no idea where to place them so they ended … Continue reading

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Bradley’s 9th birthday party at Sci-Bono

What a day yesterday!!  Firstly, Bradley’s birthday party at Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, Newtown, Johannesburg .. an amazing place … then dashed off to Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens for a Mother’s Day concert and picnic which unfortunately was rained out after about an … Continue reading

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Weekly Winners : 27 Dec – 2 Jan

A new year …. let’s hope the road ahead … .. with all it’s twists and turns … (spot the giraffe !) … is not going to be tough going … … it could be challenging .. … but not … Continue reading

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Through my hubby’s eyes ..

… who attended the wedding of Mr T and P in Bogota over the weekend, once all the business ‘stuff’ was complete (which is why he went in the first place !) … and who was amongst a few friends … Continue reading

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Weekly Winners : 5 – 11 July

“Hello, it’s me … ‘gain …. “What dat” I asked my Gwanny … “A bird-feeder, she said, made by her friend, R … nice, hey ? “… and when I look through a circle, I can count “dee circles” !!! … Continue reading

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What we did on New Years Eve …

… was … instead of having a quiet last day of 2008, which was the plan … we visited the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens in Roodepoort. It’s only a few kilometres away from where we live and I am … Continue reading

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