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Happy Brilliant Birthday to Hood #7…

January 16th, 2015 · 16 Comments

There is a birthday in the house… And our little Hood #7 is se7en… This girl knows joy… This girl can walk… This girl can act… This girl can imagine… This girl can build… This girl can fly… This girl can draw… This girl can explore… This girl can dance… Really dance… This girl can […]

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Merry Christmas… with love from the Gang at Se7en + 1…

December 25th, 2014 · 8 Comments

We really wanted to wish all our readers a Merry Christmas… A happy wave from Cape Town. And for many of out readers, in the depths of winter we thought we would show you what a summery festive season looks like… Just a few of the things that make Christmas Christmas in our part of […]

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Se7en’s Natural Treasure Advent Calendar Week 3…

December 23rd, 2014 · 2 Comments

Well week 3 of December flew by, and our Advent tree has become a whole lot more crowded than we ever expected it to be… I cannot say that we spent our week in all sorts of preparations… we didn’t. Our two oldest boys were away on camp and it left us all somewhat subdued… […]

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Se7en’s Natural Treasure Advent Calendar Week 2…

December 16th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Week two of December has passed, and I feel the Christmas craziness all around us, and yet we are officially on holiday. Not a breathe of anything that looks like school, or work… a fair amount of cleaning off of work surfaces and a garden frenzy of note… which always feels lovely when its done. […]

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Cape Wild Fire on Elsies Peak Above Fish Hoek and Glencairn…

November 19th, 2014 · 5 Comments

Just an ordinary day… that began with everyone doing a bit of school and hanging the laundry while watching the ocean… And the power going out for maintenance, as it does. And a puff of clouds above house. But when the Cape Fire Helicopters arrived we knew there was a bigger problem… And it quickly […]

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And Just Like That Our Celebrity Chef is Ten…

October 6th, 2014 · 8 Comments

I said it was a week of birthdays… after a crazy month of birthdays… Hood #5, our Celebrity Chef, turned ten this week!!! To the boy who was exceptionally thrilled to reach double digits… ten is huge in the eyes of a ten year year old!!! To the boy who very rarely stands still… And […]

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And Just like that Se7en + 1 is Actually Five…

October 5th, 2014 · 10 Comments

Earlier this week… In a week that whirled past full of birthday parties and visitors… Hood #8 turned five… FIVE… FIVE!!! To the boy who is always observing… Who takes trips to the beach very seriously… And loves it there more than anything… Who believes ice-cream should be a way of life… And loves the […]

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