And so begins the season of September birthdays in our home, with a Happy Brilliant Birthday to the Father Person… And I could write a post about what a fabulous dad he is… and how I couldn’t possibly raise this gang of wild and crazy kids without his help, or his sense of humour. But […]
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September 12th, 2016 · 12 Comments
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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 […]
September 22nd, 2014 · 21 Comments
So we had a weekend of birthdays… Happy Brilliant Birthday to Hood #1 The chap who recreates the world of Tolkien every time we go to the beach… The guy with a wicked sense of humour… The Lego creator of note… From blocks he creates entire worlds… The teacher of all things fascinating to little […]
January 20th, 2014 · 10 Comments
Yup, we had a birthday in the house this past week… Hood #7 turned six Our little person that loves a secret spot… And the gal that just loves to paint… And create… Someone who is always ready for a party… Any party will do… Actually, who needs a party, this is her everyday!!! Someone […]
September 25th, 2013 · 19 Comments
The truth of the matter is that the day after Hood #1’s birthday, I have a birthday too… I know… too many birthdays in one month and we are not even done yet!!! Now tradition has it that, for a birthday post, I write about se7en + 1 things that I don’t normally share. I […]
May 14th, 2012 · 7 Comments
Yes I received a pile of artworks on my keyboard today… and I wasn’t actually intending to post another gallery for you all, but I have to share this poem by one of my hoods… And a post has to be illustrated – so thats me… followed by a poem for the mothers of this […]
April 27th, 2012 · 20 Comments
This week nineteen years ago we spent ten days holidaying in a wooden chalet on the shores of the Knysna lagoon. Yes it was idyllic and yes we did cook off Le Creuset pots the entire time – that’s all they had!!! And yes I am that minimalist and simply forgot to pack a thing […]