Man alive, I don’t know about you but January has just about come and gone and where has it gone? Since school started for my daughter, it seems like I tried to blink and the rest of the month has gone by! I did NOT give time permission to do that at all. It gives me a sneaking suspicion that this entire year is going … Continue reading Where’s January?
Well, at the end of last year, we put in an application for me to do a makeup artist course here in the Cape Town area. Unfortunately, it didn’t pan out BUT once I got out of my very short-lived “pity party” which lasted about a minute, I realized that it wasn’t a bad thing. There are decisions that one makes that may have consequences … Continue reading Buh-bye for now
Well, it’s Day 4 of a lifetime for me and Banting (Keto). I thought it would very hard to just switch over cold turkey but I have been pleasantly surprised. Thankfully, I was doing intermittent fasting at the request of our 2nd son who graduated from Stellenbosch University as a Scientist. Yup, he has a Bachelor’s of Science. My hubby and I picked up a … Continue reading A Banting we will go….
I can’t believe that 2018 has come and gone. Primary school has come to an end for our daughter. Our third son has finished his high school career. Our second son has graduated from Stellenbosch University with a BSc degree in Science. Peter and I finished 2018 with two months in America and with 2019 we are moving house again to a security estate with … Continue reading New Beginnings
After a tough year, I never thought we’d make it through 7th grade. Fourteen years through one school with four children is a very long time! Today we dropped off our daughter at her new high school (all girls’ school) for their 8th grade camp and orientation. She was so nervous about having to make new friends but luckily, we saw an “old friend” from … Continue reading Old & New Adventure | Grade 8