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Wonderful two weeks leave
Thursday, January 05, 2012      7 comments

These past two weeks have been wonderful. Even though leave for a house wife isn't a do nothing time, house work still has to be done people to feed etc., I have had a lot of help from Cole (my younger son) who has washed dishes, made beds, ... Read more
Hot day - but - magical sunset!
Tuesday, January 03, 2012      8 comments

Tonight Justin and I went down to Wilderness beach, but even by 7pm it was too hot and humid to walk, so we decided to find somewhere we could have a drink. We first went to a place called Locals and to our surprise it was closed? Next... Read more
First day of new year worked out really well for me.
Sunday, January 01, 2012      6 comments

I slept late which was surprising in itself, its something I rarely do. It's not that I don't want to, my system almost always wakes me early no matter what time I go to sleep...but not today and I was thankful. A good sleep was just what I nee... Read more
On two weeks leave and LOVING IT.
Thursday, December 29, 2011      10 comments

My leave from everything including my senses sometimes officially began with a trip to a town called Zoar (pronounced Zo-are) for lunch. It sounds crazy to anymore who lives here because Zoar is about 2 hrs (with no stops) away from where we li... Read more
Friday didn't happen the way I planned it in my head.
Saturday, December 24, 2011      14 comments

To begin with I need to tell you that my much looked forward-to, day off with hubby didn't happen. But let me back up a bit..... I had breakfast with my kids Thursday morning and got to hear all about my sons escapades on this beach tour ... Read more
Today was a chilled out, peaceful day for me.
Thursday, December 22, 2011      13 comments

Everyone went out and I found myself at home alone (believe me - this does not happen often) so I revel in it when it does. First I had ideas of doing a big scrub up, but realised that my house is in fact perfectly clean. Hmm so what next.... Read more
Fabulous, Full, Fun Filled Day
Saturday, December 17, 2011      10 comments

My day started at 7am when I awoke to my alarm. First things first, I spent some time in the ministry with my sister and my good friend Carol. We had a lovely time except that I got way too hot. Carol bought us each a huge, ripe banana to keep ... Read more
My crazy 4am thing.....
Tuesday, December 13, 2011      16 comments

My hubby had to go up the mountain early this morning. Early being 7ish but he got this idea that we should make a flask of coffee and go up really early to see the sun rise and take along my new camera. Wow its not like my husband to be roma... Read more
To quote Asta.....
Thursday, December 08, 2011      8 comments

"You DO have the adventures, Celeste'!" My life doesn't feel like adventures, it feels "normal" to me. However, that being said....listen to this one Asta!!! Last night I went to bed, same routine, except for having a meeting on a Wed... Read more
Felt out of sorts today....explanation follows
Monday, December 05, 2011      5 comments

After doing my house cleaning today I had to go to our mall to sort out an issue. Firstly as some of you know, I recently did renovations to my home to create a small apartment for my sister (and best friend) and her husband after they fina... Read more
For those who buy water.
Saturday, December 03, 2011      7 comments

Some folks buy water, I am one of them. Some years ago we began when we were in a drought situation and just kept doing it. All the years though, I bought from a company called Oasis water. We buy 20L at a time and my container is always ... Read more
Thursday, December 01, 2011      7 comments

(Original by Wally Agy) [Friends] When a feller hasn't got a cent And is feeling kinda blue, And the clouds hang thick and dark And won't let the sunshine through It's a great thing, Oh my brothers, For a feller just to lay Hi... Read more
Motivator of the day????
Wednesday, November 30, 2011      11 comments

Goodness me, how did that happen????? I've been so loaded down with my own troubles, I didn't know I COULD motivate anyone at all, not even myself. But I thank whoever decided to do this for me. Despite my saying the above, things are... Read more
My day off.....everything.
Friday, November 18, 2011      11 comments

Wednesday I took the day off EVERYTHING and went to the botanical gardens for some cheese bread and tea with my mom, sister, dil and grandson. Carol had a few days off work as well and joined us. These photo's taken by my sister, Gale on her... Read more
What's going on here????
Sunday, November 13, 2011      9 comments

Up till recently, I have been an energetic, bubbly, happy person. 4 months ago I was approached about helping someone. I gave it lots of thought, chatted to my husband about it, and both of us, taking into account my general disposition thoug... Read more

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