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Entries from July 2014

Se7en + 1 Steps to a Great Rock Pooling Outing…

July 31st, 2014 · 21 Comments

I mentioned in our previous post that we have just had a science week and we try and include some sort of scientific outing in our science weeks. Luckily where we are we are spoilt for the great outdoors and most of our scientific outings are related to natural factual observations. There are few better […]

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Tags: Green Living · Hiking · Homeschooling · Outings · Science

Se7en + 1 Tips on Curbing the Homeschool Chaos…

July 30th, 2014 · 6 Comments

A couple of months back as most of our readers ended their school year… I received a number of emails asking me how do I deal with the end of year homeschool clutter. We have just had a two week “science breather’ and I realised, now as so many folk are thinking about a new […]

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Tags: Homeschooling · Organizing School

We Are Blogging Over at CitySightSeeing South Africa Today…

July 28th, 2014 · 1 Comment

Follow us over there to see… Se7en +1 Fabulous Surprises About Traveling on the Cape Town Red City Bus All about the ins and outs of taking a Red City Bus Tour. And what a great outing it is for families.

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Tags: Outings · Saturday Spot · Visit Cape Town

Sunday Snippet: Let Your Tears Flow Like a River…

July 28th, 2014 · 7 Comments

The other day one of my kids asked me, “What is the big deal about tears?” And I had to think about it a little bit. Why don’t we like to cry? We are all told, forget “big boys don’t cry…” let your kids cry, but then we all avoid tears ourselves. A dear friend’s […]

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Se7en’s Tour of Colourful Cape Town with CitySightSeeing’s Red City Bus…

July 27th, 2014 · 13 Comments

So last year we discovered one of Cape Town’s best kept secrets when we went on a CitySightSeeing Tour all around the South Peninsula. This year we were invited to explore the City Centre. There is a lot to be said for being a tourist in your own town. We live in one of the […]

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Tags: Outings · Saturday Spot · Visit Cape Town

Se7en’s Fabulous Friday Fun #231

July 26th, 2014 · 2 Comments

So this past Monday we went on the Red City Bus… we took together about 2000 photographs, I kid you not… and then our week filled up with… curious little incidents, that kept me well away from my laptop not to mention ho hum school. Needless to say my post on our recent chess adventures, […]

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Tags: Fabulous Fun

Author Interview with Melissa Delport: Announcing the Legacy Trilogy…

July 22nd, 2014 · 1 Comment

A while back I received an email asking me if I would like to review a book or do an author interview by a very exciting new South African author. I am all for author interviews and I know our readers enjoy them, but it wasn’t exactly my genre of book and I wasn’t sure […]

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