Category Archives: Family

15 today

My beautiful boy So you’re turning 15. Just writing that makes me get all tearful – silly right? but it’s true. But you know the good part of that is, I’m not tearful because I miss the tiny baby lying … Continue reading

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This weekend I’m going to…

I have 3 days weekends (yeah, you can hate me, I’m down with that) So when I say ‘This weekend I’m going to…’ I include Fridays… Swim on Winter Solstice Day at Fish Hoek (done- stayed in for 6 waves … Continue reading

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The Great Big High School Debate

  UPDATE: Raph was accepted at both schools at which he applied and has chosen to go to Westerford. 🙂 So the time has come. With R turning 13 in less than a week (eee!) the next big decision on … Continue reading

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Fathers’ Day

This weekend is Fathers’ Day. My dad is currently in the UK but usually he lives right next door, with my mom. He won’t be here this Fathers’ Day and I don’t know if he’ll be around for next year’s … Continue reading

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Dreams Can Come True

Sometimes I am amazed by God. My son has been saving up for an electric guitar for several months but he doesn’t get pocket money, he has to work to get money (washing the car, doing laundry etc). And it’s … Continue reading

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