Category Archives: Inspiration

Saronsberg… for the love of art and wine

We’ve had another quick day trip the other day.  I’ve been thinking of an angle on how to share these pics with you, but I am like a child who cannot keep a secret any longer. Our destination was Tulbagh, … Continue reading

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About last night’s Netball Dance.

So we were sitting at our fire – around 5 o clock in the afternoon. Typical Saturday; Steve Hofmeyr singing in his coarse voice, tjoppies sizzling, boys kicking their rugby ball and Pipa running around filling our glasses with ice … Continue reading

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Gouda – a forgotten village

A mere 140km from Cape Town lies a quaint little village called Porterville.  That’s the place we’ve been calling home for the past 4 years.  During the first couple of months it was terrible. A real love-hate situation.  When you … Continue reading

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Wabi-Sabi has nothing to do with sushi…

When I first saw the term “Wabi Sabi” I thought it had something to do with my favourite food, Sushi.  Wow – now I can see exactly what that green stuff is made of, I thought… Toe Nie! Wabi Sabi … Continue reading

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I am your person

Are you somebody’s person? Is there someone you constantly look out for, care for, inspire and support?  Someone you will stand by no matter what.  Any idea what this means to an individual?  How much confidence and  self-love this generates? … Continue reading

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Little eyes in my garden.

Groot Goudgeel Kannas voor die kombuisvenster is haar troos, elke keer as sy haar kop moedeloos van die vuil skottelgoedwater oplig.  Regs van haar wasbak is haar jare lange getroue Kelvinator spiraalplaat stoof.  As hy nie vuil is van oorgekookte … Continue reading

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Vir Janet…

My vriendin het ‘n tuin.  (Ek wou se;  ‘My girlfriend het ‘n garden… maar dit laat te veel oor aan die verbeelding!) Dus, my vriendin het ‘n tuin…  Dis nie ‘n inheemse tuin iewers langs die kus nie.  Dis ook … Continue reading

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