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Moving on to my new website Skimming Stones

Greetings to all the lovely people who have followed my blog and commented.  My blog has now moved to a new address Skimming Stones, I have now posted on there a few times this week and my old blog posts have moved across to Skimming Stones.  I would really love it if you follow my …

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Poopsie the Olive (Karoo) Thrush moves to Wildlife in Crisis, rehabilitation centre

Four and a half weeks ago, I found Poopsie on the ground next to his dead sibling, they had been blown from their nest during a storm.  On the advice of our local vet I fed him ‘Hills Canine / Feline  Critical Care’ tinned food mixed with water successfully from a syringe, he grew and …

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Eggless Rainbow Muffins

Originally posted on © 365 Days of Pure Vegetarian :
The cold windy days is keeping all of us away from outdoors much as we need. To me, this also translates into eating out less to avoid wearing those layers and layers of heavy jackets to keep ourselves warm. It’s good that we eat more healthy since we…

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Cellu-Beauty at Natal Spa – self indulgence won the day

I have ingrained in me the perfect recipe for self-denial, I grew up Catholic and I am a mother.  Sack cloth and ashes is my natural style.  The decadent bliss of a back and head massage at Cellu-Beauty on our weekend away at Natal Spa was worth the instinctive guilt. I probably would not have …

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8th Wedding Anniversary – double my previous relationship records

The post about our 8th anniversary has moved to my new website Skimming Stones, this link will take you directly to the post

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Sutherland a star of the Karoo

Sutherland in the Karoo is a small town made famous by The South African Large Telescope (SALT) which is the largest single optical telescope in the southern hemisphere.  Unfortunately we were not there at the right day or time but very high on our ‘want to do’ list is to return for a visit and tour, tours …

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Triggerfish Micro Brewery

Visiting Wine Estates in the Cape Town area is lovely but it’s nice to have a bit of a change.  Late Friday afternoon we decided on an outing to Triggerfish Micro Brewery in Somerset West.  The beautiful wine estates have a special place but I loved the no frills atmosphere of Triggerfish, the immediate sense …

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My cool Dad, from Paul Changuion Photographer to PrintWild, SA’s finest Canvas & Acrylic printer.

My Dad started out as a photographer with the mining magazine Horizon in Zambia, then Northern Rhodesia (I have bound issues if a collector is interested).  When my parents moved to Pinetown in South Africa my 1st memory of his office was a tiny portrait studio in Knowles store. Then as Paul Changuion photographer he …

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I was conned or A Fool and her Money Parted

When I have read or heard a story about someone being scammed I always said “If you’re stupid enough to fall for that you deserve to lose your money”.  Today those words are biting my bum.  So why broadcast the fact that I was a sucker?  My reason is twofold.  First I want to warn …

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Prestigio MultiPad 5080 Tablet a family hit

My post about the Prestigio MultiPad 5080 Tablet has moved to my new website skimming stones Call Send SMS Add to Skype You’ll need Skype CreditFree via Skype

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