Hi everybody! I hope all is well. With lockdowns announced, lockdowns rumoured and lockdowns fought, 2021 is otherwise quiet and like any other day. In my ‘year in review’ post, I mentioned my plan to start reading through our personal library. Then I discovered that Chantel at An Intentional Life called out a similar initiative… Continue reading Which books am I reading for the next 2 months at least?
General events not linked to a date National Hot Tea Month 6 ways to celebrate National Hot Tea Month National Oatmeal Month 5 ways to celebrate National Oatmeal Month National Slow Cooking Month A brief history of the crock pot or slow cooker National Soup Month 8 summer soup recipes (since it’s summer here!) Healthy… Continue reading This month in History – January 2021
Hi everybody! 2020 is done. Halleluja! I tried to remember what I planned for 2020 but I honestly can’t remember. I know for a fact ‘stay alive’ was a thought but it had nothing to do with COVID. It was just a plain crappy place in my head. Like quite a lot of people, this… Continue reading Bye bye 2020! 2021 plans
Hi everybody! Our holiday town is a buzz during this holiday. Most of the city folk changed their plans to holiday inland now that the beaches are closed. Our local economy is definitely not complaining. We know by now to rather avoid shopping in this time. Or shop when we know traffic is less. I… Continue reading Progress! Zara & William (Sweet Historical Romance Novelette) Book 3
Hi everybody! Thanks for visiting! The week that past hubby and I made an impromptu visit to the gardens of the Union Buildings in Pretoria. The Union Building, Pretoria It’s the governing seat in South Africa with two more seats elsewhere. The building itself is impressive and breathtaking with a story and heritage of its… Continue reading Travel adventure: Union Buildings, Pretoria
National Egg Nog Month National Fruit Cake Month 1 December World Aids Day the official website Rosa Parks Day (1955 Rosa Parks sets off a bus boycott in Montgomery, Georgia) Rosa Parks on Garden of PraiseRosa Parks - Legacy on Biography National Fried Pie Day 1934 Josef Stalin begins a purge of enemies in the… Continue reading This month in History: December 2020
Follow my blog with Bloglovin Hi everybody! I hope you are well. This part of the world is filled with word counts and editing. Mind you, from excess LEGO, I'm typing with three fingers on one hand... I've updated my website on Bloglovin and since I read most of my favorite websites over there, maybe… Continue reading Follow my blog with Bloglovin
Halo from my very wet home! Just a quick post about the giveaway from a short while ago. We've had some great rains, severe thunderstorms that left us without electricity for more than 24 hours and lovely cooler weather. The clouds are however packing together again. I love it though. Lightning zipping accross the skies… Continue reading Notebook Giveaway Winners! Ding! Ding! Ding! Round 2…
Hi everybody! I hope you are safe and sound. A while ago I published my 1st story in quite some time. I'm happy to let you know that the second book in the series is also live! Jack, the annoying 'brother' that bossed her around like her own brothers.Jool, the hoyden that shocked and stunned… Continue reading Jack & Jool went live!
I love puzzles. Do you? They are the most frustrating things ever But it’s incredibly satisfying when the pieces fall in place one after the other. For the love of puzzles I prefer Ravensburger puzzles. They are also perfectly complete. The pieces are strong and every piece fits snug into the next piece. Some puzzles… Continue reading Nothing like a puzzle to…