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The parable of the talents

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My eldest baby spoke about this today. The parable of the talents. Which surprised me because I didn’t know that she knew the story. I am amazed daily by all that she knows. Truly amazed. I shouldn’t be, but I am. I guess I am amazed because the .

The Bonsai Tree

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It arrived in the afternoon and Tafi thought it was a joke. She laughed when she saw it, and asked ‘why would anyone buy you a tree. It’s so small.’ ‘Your dad bought it for me.’ I had replied in amusement. ‘Why?’ She asked again. ‘What are you .

My trip to Home Affairs 

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I don’t know about other countries, but for South Africa, you hear all manner of horror stories about waiting lines and what not. My trip was unfortunately a week or so before elections so the number 1 priority was ID’s for citizens, which I am .

The joys of being present

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When I was younger I was carefree, couldn’t be bothered to go with the flow or the crowd. I heard Helmut Lotti sing on tv one day and fell in love with his voice. The Out of Africa concert? I watched it and even went and bought the cd. Fast .

Planning for your flight with kids

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Hopefully you read my Travel Sanely with kids post about my recent trip to Botswana with my two. Honestly, I wish the first thing I could tell you when travelling with kids would be ‘Travel lightly’. I am yet to meet any parent with .

Easter Family Traditions

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Easter has come and gone and we have all moved on to the next public holiday or the next celebrations. For some people, the Easter weekend is a time to reconnect with God. I think churches see a lot more people around Christmas and Good Friday. .

7 Things to do in Knysna with small kids

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My husband was away over the Christmas holidays so we didn’t get to spend the holidays as a family. We decided that we would have our family holiday in the new year so we booked a long weekend in Knysna. We went to Knysna before we got married .

Blogging. How to choose what to blog about!

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  Should I or shouldn’t I? How does one decide what to talk about on a blog anyway. I don’t blog that often, but I always have tonnes of stuff to say and share. Sometimes I feel it may offend a friend (until I realized my friends don’t read .

Stranger danger! You are not my daddy

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Adults have a way of being overly friendly with kids. Maybe we think it’s cute, or we are trying to put the child at ease that we are good people. Now that I am a parent, I think it is wrong. I am also guilty of this in that once or twice .

10 Reasons you should be taking Apple Cider Vinegar

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I love Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV). I put it in my juice, water, salads, hair, bath, wash fruits and vegetables. When my daughter is not feeling well, we usually give her an ACV shot. She is now used to the taste of ACV and sometimes even asks for .