Fun family time! Staring at the Lunar Eclipse last night, 27 July 2018. The photo was borrowed though, but it looked the same through our binoculars. Lol 😉 Sharing a photo of myself, my son and daughter looking at the moon. Daddy was taking the photo. What fun we had! All in our gowns, trying … Continue reading Lunar Eclipse: view from South Africa
This morning I had quite time for the first time in a while. I confess that I honestly felt guilty for not taking time out of my day to just spend some time with my father. Immediately I was reminded that God is love and Jesus never leaves one man behind. He died for me … Continue reading Today no matter what you did, know that God still loves you
Me again! Writing from the East of Pretoria where we are going on day eight living like campers in our own homes. 😉 We have just been informed that the new cables have once again been stolen. The power went on yesterday morning and off again yesterday afternoon only to go off again today. It … Continue reading Day eight surviving without electricity in the East of Pretoria – Only in South Africa
I told you I will post an update on our power situation, so here it is. Last night around 03:00 our power went on!! Hooray! It was such an amazing feeling to turn on the lights and tele and found that it worked perfectly. No more candles, waiting for 30 minutes before having a cup … Continue reading At last – we have power again!
After the blow-up of the power station feeding electricity to our neighbourhood we have come to day six without having power. Here is what I have found essential for having no power for six days, and counting... You can go a few days without having a shower or washing your hair! Cooking hot water on … Continue reading Essential tips for surviving without power for six days and counting!
This just happened to the power station feeding power to our neighbourhood. The power has been off for the second day now and we were unsure of the cause. Looks like we've found it and might be stuck without electricity for a while here in Pretoria, South Africa. Gotta love a Third World Country! Please feel … Continue reading Any tips for having no power in mid winter?
For me living in the Southern Hemisphere July brings cold windy days, cups of warm hot chocolate, a long winters break and the start of our coldest month of the year. Five of my top things I love of July 1. Sitting in the dull winters morning sun 2. Weekend morning cuddles 3. Celebrating my … Continue reading What does July bring to your family this year?