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Home security in Joburg

You obviously have a heightened awareness of your security here in SA.  A lot of expats (and others) choose to live in a security village, which is a complex of accommodation which is fenced/walled in with security personnel often working on the gate 24 hours a day.  We didn’t want to live like that – … Continue reading

Toilet training for cats. Yes really

Toilet training for cats. Yes really

The cats arrived in SA on Saturday and are getting settled into the place Rob is currently staying.  On Sunday I received the funniest mail from Rob when I asked him what he was up to “I was in an hour long willpower marathon with Midas and Lulu, the three of us locked in the small toilet … Continue reading

‘n huis om die huis te roep

‘n huis om die huis te roep

We have a house!! It’s pretty darn gorgeous too!  It’s 2 bed, 2 garages, has a garden with a pool and probably the best view we could ever have hoped for.  It’s a little like a loft in NYC, with exposed brickwork and open plan living/dining area.  It also has bars on the windows and … Continue reading