Category Archives: Africa

Exploring Africa, the land of adventure and hope, the continent of our birth, where South Africa will always be home…

Koranna Camping

“Second Star to the right and straight on ’til morning. -Peter Pan” The abundance of stars was one of my favourite things about our Koranna trip! I haven’t seen so many twinkling stars in a while. Wow! We had perfect … Continue reading

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Our Templehof Lion Encounter

Leo and I enjoyed an outing with the Dixies to Tempelhof Guest and Game Farm today. The farm is near Ficksburg so it wasn’t too far to drive and Chantal bought lekker snacks which kept me and the kids happy. … Continue reading

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Jane’s 50th Parkrun

There are no shortcuts. Work hard. Be patient.  Be consistent.  Be persistent.  And never give up! Well done to my mom for completing her 50th Parkrun this weekend!  She even ran in the rain the previous Saturday because she knew … Continue reading

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Corporate Iron Man in Port Elizabeth 2017

Jy’s my batman, superman, IRONMAN…. I did it! I got the medal!  Marc, Pete and I took part in the Port Elizabeth Corporate Ironman 2017.  It’s a tenth of the big Ironman…  It was pretty intense for me, especially the … Continue reading

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Clarens Craft Beer Festival 2017

“If you’re hoppy and you know it drink craft beer!” It was the 7th annual Clarens Craft Beer festival this weekend, the 5th one we’ve been to. And the beer just seems to be getting better and better! We thought … Continue reading

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Kiara Lodge Getaway 

When I was younger I pictured heaven as a place high up in the mountains with soft, fluffy clouds, pretty pastel colours and bunny rabbits everywhere… After this weekend I realized I was just having visions of Kiara Lodge! We … Continue reading

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Wedding in Kaapschehoop

Edit“Two lives, two hearts, two souls become one.” South Africa really has a lot of interesting places!  Like this little village, Kaapschehoop, near Nelspruit in Mpumalanga…which I found out afterwards is where my mom’s grandparents used to stay!   We … Continue reading

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