Tag: children

  • Last on the card: August 2022

    I had to put the second last photo too. Amelia showed her new jersey, knitted by Ouma.

  • Grandmother/mother’s day photo.

  • Birthday party at Staglands.

    Amelia’s birthday was on July 15, but her big party was on July 23. I had to hold the birthday cake on my lap because the road to Staglands is narrow and full of twists and turns, hills up and down. The children enjoyed walking around and feeding the animals. Some animals at Staglands. Opening […]


  • Holiday adventures with grandchildren.

    Amelia on her way to the Paradise ducks who were swimming in the cow’s drinking trough. Luigi and Molly tired after their visit to the Wild West(farm). It’s the school holidays; Bea built this jig saw puzzle. Some of her paintings. She keeps herself busy drawing, painting and watching TV. Today we went to the […]

  • Beatrix first school year started.

    In the school’s first newsletter.

  • The Picture Book Course

    8 week intensive e-course, with live teaching from Helen Stephens (and background cheering from Tania Willis and Katie Chappell) https://www.thegoodshipillustration.com/PB

  • Last on the card – December 2021

    I had a lovely time with my grandchildren. They visited me every second day last two weeks. Thank you Brian for hosting the last on the card every month. The rules are simple:1. Post the last photo on your SD card or last photo on your phone for the 31st December.2. No editing – who […]

  • Party at the kids pool

    Saturday 18 December 2021 Beatrix had her birthday party at the kid’s pool. Amelia had lots of fun too!

  • Grandchildren came to visit.

    While the dinner is in the oven the two girls enjoyed themselves. Amelia a year and a half enjoying a ride on the wooden horse.

  • Last on the card January 2021

    Last on the Card January 2021 Not the best photo but the smiles are there.

  • Baby Talk: Amelia and Bea

    Only five days to go and Beatrix is going to be FOUR! Amelia five months.

  • CBWC: Close Ups

    This week our topic is Close Ups Be creative if you feel like it, and fun with this challenge this week. Remember your photos needs to be black and white, desaturated, sepia (brown tones) or selective color.  I’m looking forward to seeing what you all come up. Beatrix had her early birthday party today. The little […]