Tag: play

  • No Silent Sunday

    My friend and I had a lovely hour listening to our local Ukelele players. They could sit outside in the fresh air on the balcony. My friend and I sat inside, listening and singing along. I went to my friend’s place for a cuppa. We hadn’t seen each other since 2019 before Covid struck New […]


  • 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.

  • Wordless Wednesday: Party, Amelia one year.

  • Creative Writing: Dogs/cats

    Dogs/animals Words: teacher, sad time, discipline, horses, insects, craft (2015 Saying goodbye to Kiki) As everybody knows, I am a dog fanatic! I am not into horses; that is why I changed horses to dogs. I have undertaken a lot of house-sitting looking after families pets and places. I won’t undertake the house sitting if […]

  • A photo a week: Motion

    For rules please visit Nadia at: https://nadiamerrillphotography.wordpress.com/2021/02/08/a-photo-a-week-challenge-motion-2/ MOTION Trompie and a Weta. The Weta kept on clicking his mandibles and kicking his hind legs in the air. Trompie didn’t like the feelers tickling his moustache.

  • Creative Writing: The ash tray

    I enrolled in a course on Creative writing. I thoroughly enjoyed working with Shaun Levin on Creative Writing for Beginners: Bringing Your Story to Life Here is the end result of my story. The copper Ash tray A sailboat from the past into the future, that’s my copper ashtray. The ashtray comes from Indonesia. A […]

  • Silent Sunday: Sisters

  • Playtime at Ouma’s place.

    I had a little visitor. She had a good time playing with her “Ouma’s” toys. Dressing her magnetic doll and visiting the people on her farm. Then Bea ate an ice lolly and wet her lovely pink dress. We had to look for something to wear while the dress dried in the sun. We picked […]

  • Bea’s birthday and special delivery!

    A lotus drum.

  • Mickey the “wild” goat lamb.

    Mickey is a wild goat. She lost her goat mum and ran along with some sheep on a farm. The farmers usually gather their sheep when there are lambs. At times there would be some wild goats between the ewes and their lambs. This happened to Mickey. My friend adopted this goat and reared it […]