Tagged with General musings

Where has your blog gone?

Where has your blog gone?

I have had a few messages from friends and readers asking me why it is that I am not blogging regularly lately.  The truth is that I am struggling at the moment  and finding it hard to do anything much at all, except sleeping.  Sitting down to get my thoughts out is difficult as I … Continue reading

#Dear 6 year old self

#Dear 6 year old self

This hashtag is trending on Twitter.  It’s a lot of fun.  There are a few things my 6 year old self needs to know… Dear 6 year old self, * I’m sorry but you are not going to be She-Ra when you grow up.  Or a Wuzzle.  Or a Care Bear.  Not even a Mighty … Continue reading

A rocking start to 2012

A rocking start to 2012

Happy new year everyone!  We started the New Year in style this year – with an awesome party!  In Joburg, for reasons that not one person has explained to me, there is a mass exodus at Christmas and New Year and almost every person goes away.  Durban, Cape Town and other parts of Africa and … Continue reading

Stranger Danger

Stranger Danger

I’ve been in Joburg for almost 3 months now and before the move I was so worried that I would just be stuck in my house whilst Rob was at work, being a boring house wife with no friends and nothing interesting to do.  We would only know 2 couples in this place, and I … Continue reading

Just being me

Just being me

It’s funny.  When you move to a new place you make a lot of new friends.  You assume that they “see” you and “know” who you are.  You assume that the person that you are is on show for all to see. I certainly don’t try and hide parts of my personality – that’s way too … Continue reading

What will I miss most from the UK?

eBay  How the hell is it not in SA yet?!  I buy almost everything you could ever imagine on there – and also sell quite a lot of unwanted junk too.  There’s an alternative over there, but it ‘s sure not eBay.  *Sob Amazon  Anything you can’t buy on eBay you buy on Amazon.  ‘nuff … Continue reading