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Paleo / Banting / Tim Noakes / Atkins – the list goes on…….


O my word – you cannot open the newspaper without at least a full page devoted to Banting, or go out with friends for a breakfast without everyone asking if you are “banting”, and as true as Bob, even get … Continue reading

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My husband and I, being animal lovers par excellence, have a dream of building kennels for neglected animals on the West Coast of South Africa, near Langebaan, where stray animals can be kept, doctored if need be etc.  We currently … Continue reading

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The tyre around my tummy


Earlier this week I lamented on FaceBook about this damn tyre around my midriff, questioning its origin, as it seems to have snuck up on me during just last night? No, of course not!  It has now been a companion … Continue reading

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What it is I’m doing here


Originally posted on A Ginger Lives Here:
  I’m in a transition. It comes with the territory, I guess. Bang in the middle of my twenties, my tertiary education behind me, and absolutely no idea what the fuck I’m doing.…

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The oddities of living on a farm


One of my previous posts are called “The Oddities of being a Mzungu in Dar”  – Mzungu being a white person. Well, for a city girl now living on a farm, everyday life is full of oddities – things that … Continue reading

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I live on a farm in Africa – no, not like Karen Blixen, nor Kuki Gallman, in Kenya – just me, and all my babies, on a farm in South Africa


I am a city girl – but that’s another story altogether.  If you have followed my blog, you’ll know I am here because I fell in love with a good man. With farm life comes all sorts of adjustments.  We … Continue reading

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Bling-bling and ca-ching ca-ching


O dear, and I had the gall to put some photos up of my efforts at making jewelry about 4 blogs ago!!!  What was I thinking?  We have stumbled across a costume jewelry maker of note and the stuff that … Continue reading

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