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5 things you didn't know about me…

5 things you didn’t know about me: I lived in the lil town of Ixopo for a year and taught at a boarding school where Alan Paton was once the Headteacher of. Crazy me took up Archery for 6months when I was in London. I wasn’t very good at it but loved the history, and the thought of being a…

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My favourite read …

About 6 years ago during my adventures in London, I came across a book that I fell in love with, cried and could relate on so many levels. During my move I misplaced the book and then 6 months ago I remembered and had to place a special order for my book which has a rather odd title – For…

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Love Actually…is my love story

In keeping with the theme of Love Month  I have decided to share how I met a boyfriend(now ex). The story starts 8 years ago in London on a dull, gloomy October day. The weather matched my mood. After having a crappy day at work I decided to jump onto the Tube and go west into the City.I found myself…

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LONDON CALLING ….

For all those who know me and have been reading my blogs and tweets , you will know that I have a mild obsession with this amazing place. I spent 10.5years in this breathtaking city and it truly captured my heart and soul. So why choose London , London is a melting pot of cultures abit like South Africa but…

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Instructions …..

My brother like most men are clueless about many things and often need us to tell them information they need. So today my brother and his gf were going to the Taste of Durban.They both had never been before.So like always I had to share the information on the event with my brother before he left. I visited the show…

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British Addiction

I have a crazy infactuation with all things British……But dont blame me as I lived there for over ten years.. As a kid I grew up watching Mr Bean and Faulty Towers and fell in love with the British sense of humour. So when I decided to spread my wings and fly London was no surprise. In my head I…

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Welcoming Winter….

Winter is my favourite season. I love this season as it brings images of fireplaces, hot chocolate and snow. I dont like extreme heat so hence Winter is for me.Since experiencing a proper change of seasons and Winter I fell more in love with this season. I love the fact that you can actually dress up, full make up, hair…

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First steps into adulthood

Its very surprising to me that, I am now in the field of education for 13years. We sometimes need to reflect on our past journey to see how far we have really come. My first job was at a boarding school in the Ixopo area.I had never lived away from home so a newbie out of university and a city…

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Acts of kindness

I love doing things for people helping them, spoiling them and making them feel better and special. But alas this seems to be a dying art.Why have we forgotten this act of kindness? Are we to self absorbed. ? Too selfish? Lack of time? During my time, living in London I met several pretty amazing people.These strangers became close friends…

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My inspiration…..

Today my beloved grandmother turns 79. She is the strongest and bravest person I know.Gran lost my grandad 20years ago and my dad,her only child to cancer last year.Four years ago gran had a triple bypass but this has not stopped her from enjoying life. Gran has extensivelly travelled in South Africa and was a very active member of a…

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