Dear friends and other interesting creatures, Random thoughts: * My anxiety is playing up at the moment and I am not loving it. My default emotion is anxiety so it does not require an event to plague me. It is not fanTy. Forgive me if I am not as chatty as usual. Although … I’ve… Read More Check your mate
Dear friends and other interesting creatures, Last night, I opened a bottle of wine, very Shirley Valentine I was. My husband came home and gave me a strange look. Apparently coming home to me drinking wine is a new thing. Well, it is…. and I quite liked it! Last winter I had the wonderful opportunity… Read More Tangled in a tree with a crystal glass.
Dear friends and other interesting creatures, I have readers, loyal and long suffering readers that have been around 20 years next year (party?), and when I don’t blog, they text, email or whatsapp me messages to ask “Everything ok?” “You ok?”You gotta love it, right? Thank you for knowing me well enough not to phone… Read More “What makes the desert beautiful,” said the little prince, “is that somewhere it hides a well…”
As die reën van stof en roet verby is en die rook verdwyn Sal daar in die sterrelose hemel ‘n neonboog verskyn En kyk maar goed, want as jy hom vind vertel ek vir jou ‘n sprokie my kind, van ‘n skatkis met ou kettings gebind aan die neonboog se punt Volg hom elke nag… Read More .. so lui die ou, ou sprokie my kind
Dear friends and other interesting creatures, Today I am hosting a brilliant guest writer, Yvonne Griffin who did a brilliant review of the movie, ” ‘n Paw Paw vir my Darling! ” You can look forward to more Afrikaans movie and book reviews from her. I wish you enough, Wenchy ‘n Lekkerder lekker as… Read More ‘n Paw Paw vir my Darling!
Dear friends and other interesting creatures, In mythology and palmistry, the left hand is called the dreamer because the ring finger on the left hand leads directly to the heart. I find it a very poetic idea. And that’s why I only wear nail polish on my left ring finger. – Gloria Vanderbilt I think… Read More If the colour fits, wear it!
Dear friends and other interesting creatures – As my December tan is busy peeling off, so the days of the new year is racing forward …. I put this quiz together in 2008… so if you complete it, link back to me please? I would love to read about your year. 🙂 My answers for… Read More 2014 – Year End Quiz – @RichSimmondsZA pls RT
Dear friends and other interesting creatures, @capephototour is offering a HUGE discount for all who wants to join me on our the Peninsula photo tour and #DiscoverYourJourney on 27th December 2014. The departure point for this event will be 09h30am from The Cape Milner Hotel – 1 Milner Road, Tamboerskloof, Cape Town. A very special price of R600 per… Read More #DiscoverYourJourney with @capephototour cc @Safari365 @JohannMSmith
Dear friends and other interesting creatures, 1. I collect mugs. Places I’ve been. Things I want to remember. Gifts from places and things other have seen. So, if you travel or see something fab, I would appreciate a mug! @LIEFLINGx is an amazing Afrikaans stage production. Take it from a mug addict. You can charge… Read More 10 Things Me @LIEFLINGx @RoleneStrauss @connellcruise @sa_artists @sterkinekor @mnetmovies @TheatreOnSquare @NCT_Parktown
Dear friends and other interesting creatures, Following in Laura ‘s footsteps. Things I Love: * Unexpected hugs and kisses. * Weekends away. * Going to the theatre. * Good quality white chocolate. * Seeing my kids. * The way a baby holds your finger. * Water. * Pedicures. * Caprese pizza from Del Forno. *… Read More Things I Love & Things I Hate