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Grieving for Granny

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My great aunt died in 2013. My heart broke in so many pieces. I was so angry at her for dying (fellow Christians, do not judge or lecture). I do not want a lecture on the state of the dead. I had wanted her to live. Having moved to another .

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 .

The Blue Velvet Cake

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I don’t consider myself a great baker. I am good, but I do have that odd cake that will not quite come our right. Then there is the mess… and the calories…. so although I am good, I do not do it everyday. I also don’t buy cake that .

Dealing with Sibling Jealousy

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I suspect jealousy might be a strong or even the wrong word to use, but that’s the closest word I can think of at the moment. My son is learning how to walk, has been for a few weeks now. Whenever he stands up for a long time or he takes a step .

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. .

The best High Tea in Cape Town

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  My idea of a great time is a quiet place, having tea and eating cake with friends, laughing and not at all worried about weight gain (from the cakes of course) and other problems! To create such a place is one of my biggest dreams. Until .

5 tips to make sure you eat right (Update: Diastasis Recti Exercises)

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  A few weeks back, I shared an exercise program I would be using to try close my DR (Diastasis Recti). So far so good. Even though I did not measure myself at the beginning of the month when I started. The exercises are easy enough, even .

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 .

Welcome to 2018

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Happy New Year Happy New Year and welcome back and welcome to all the new readers!!! Hopefully you travelled well and arrived safely and had a great holiday. Or if you are like me who staycations every December holiday I hope you had a great .

Birthday Ideas for the Busy Woman

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My birthday is coming up in a few days! Yay! And I am not sure how I want to celebrate it. I am actually never sure how to celebrate my birthdays. Just having one day a year to celebrate you feels too short, don’t you think? This year, I .