Meeting great people and playing with yarn…what more can you want from a trip? The Scheepjes Bloggers Weekend 2015 was an amazing experience.
My husband is a man of many talents. But given the choice he would much rather watch football than make something. And he gets frustrated very quickly. I keep telling him that what something looks like half-way through is NO indication of what it will look like when he’s done. But he gets to the […]
There has always got to be a story with me, hasn’t there? And this one begins with a wonderfully wet walk. Christiaan has gone to work today after two weeks of annual leave. That means that I had to do the nursery run with all three boys in tow and it was RAINING! Jaco and […]
Bine, Olly and Jamie stayed over last night. For those of you who don’t know, or have forgotten, Christiaan and I used to share a house with Bine and Neil. We lived together for 3 years, until the number of kids between us made the arrangement impossible. Their youngest son, Jamie, is 2 months old […]
Six weeks after giving birth to the newest member of our family I am finally sitting down and FORCING myself to write a post. Do not for one moment think that I have been sitting on my ass – well, I’ve been doing quite a lot of that whilst feeding, but that doesn’t count. It feels like there […]
Welcome back to cyberspace to me! We got back from South Africa three Wednesdays ago now and I have since been trying to catch up on sleep, health and cleaning. I started this post just after we got back, but have been feeling ROTTEN since then. Chest, sinusitis and the worst headache I’ve had in my […]
Try saying that 20 times in a row while still maintaining your grasp on the english language. I have had this plant for over 5 years and not once in all that time has it had babies… …until about 4 months ago. Not only did it have about 50 babies, but the mommy shot up like […]
I have many bad habits. The most disgusting of these is my nail-biting. I have been biting my nails since I was about 2. My mother, bless her, tried every remedy under the sun. Including, but not limited to, bribery and threats. I have stopped biting my nails three times and twice (present included) I have […]