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Madiba

Over the last week all South Africans have become very worried about the ill health and hospitalisation of the GREATEST ICON in our country Nelson Mandela affectionately known as Madiba. This amazing old man has captured the hearts of so many around the world be it in sports, music, Hollywood, Bollywood and politics. I recall visiting Jamaica a few years…

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HEY GORGEOUS

A month ago I was mentioned in a tweet to a new Twitter account belonging to @HeyGorgeousSA.The gorgeous diva within me was very curious to find out more.At this point this Twitter account was looking for 100 followers to host its first giveaway.They now have a following of 556 and still growing. So this product range is based in the…

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New addition to our family …

Since the loss of our family much loved dog , Sasha we were waiting to get a new puppy.After the much anticipated wait the gorgeous new one arrived. Early Friday morning , I got a message from Karmani telling me puppy was on her way to me from Pretoria and would be here Saturday morning.I was so excited and nervous…

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Simple Pleasures

Last Wednesday my amazing cousin Karmani surprised me with a one day visit. I havent seen Karms since last Decemeber so its been pretty long.We chat on a regular basis via Twitter and Whatsapp keeping uptodate with the happenings of our lives .Karms is Dad and my late Dad are 1st cousins so that makes are 2nd cousins. But regardless…

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Events

Taste of Durban Experience graces Durban again

Last year Taste of Durban finally graced our sunny shores. For a foodie like me this was such an awesome event been able to indulge in some amazing signature dishes produced by some of Durban’s finest eateries. I had researched and followed carefully on Twitter all the information on this event. So on getting there that beautiful Saturday morning this…

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Friday Reflection

I tend to get bouts of inspiration and feel the need to blog. I then blog like crazy….. As part of my guest blogger title I sent the lovely Sue Levy another post for her much inspirational blog. Here is the link. …. http://suelevy.co.za/4730/friday-reflection-by-verushka-ramasami/ Let me know what you guys and dolls Ciao x

Recipes

Smitten by BITTEN

Last year I was pretty lucky to win a signed copy of this amazing cookbook by Sarah Graham. The simplicity and set up of this cookbook caught my attention immediately. Sarah Graham started a food blog called http://afoodieliveshere.co.za , the blog lead to the cookbook and that has now lead to the amazingly delightful cookery show called BITTEN.I am totally…

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Pre Writers Course meet

Today , my day started rather early I had to be at Edgewood College at 9am. The purpose of today was to meet my fellow writers and preparation for the week long retreat. Twenty educators from a vastly different backgrounds and experiences were chosen. But the one thing in common we all had was a passion to write. We were…

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Application for the Writers Course 2013

As an educator with over 15 years of experience both in the UK and South Africa , I have worked in high schools , primary schools and co-ed schools I now find myself working in the FET sector, teaching a new subject, which I am thoroughly enjoying and its allowing me to make an impact in my students lives. Writing…

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Winter Writers Course

In April, a few days before my birthday I got an email from my Union about applications for a week long Writers course. This instantly caught my attention and I was determined to apply for this. My amazing friends at work all encouraged me to complete this application and send it off on time. A week before the deadline on…

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