The full family Christmas of 2014


We were super blessed the festive season to have our whole family together, the build up to Christmas was exhausting to say the least because having so much family around means added opinions and tastes but as I sat back to take it all in on Christmas day I suddenly felt so happy that we…

Christmas in the Burbs


My Darling Hunter, Although this is officially your 3rd Christmas, it’s the 1st one that you kind of know what is going on around you and your Dad and I have been lapping it up. Its taken us a while to get into the Christmas spirit this year, not entirely sure why but we haven’t…

My Little Shepard


My Darling Hunter, On Friday Dad and I, along with plenty of other parents, gathered at your school for your very 1st Christmas concert. Lets just say that your acting skills may need some work but you definitely know how to please a crowd! You managed to sing the first song with your class mates…

Merry 1st Christmas


My Darling Hunter, What an amazing way to celebrate your 1st “real” Christmas. The weather was beautiful warm and sunny, and our house was brimming with family and presents. We started the day with a pancake and bacon breakfast followed by some digging in the garden and playing soccer with Grandpa. By the time Christmas…

A Cousins Christmas


My Darling Hunter, You will soon understand why posts like this are so important. Getting our family together is quite the miracle simply because we are all scattered across the country and the world. But on the 21st of December we were lucky enough to have your cousins from Bloem come past for the night.…

Its the most wonderful time of the year


My Darling Hunter, This weekend was filled with preparations for Christmas. We set out early Saturday morning to finish up our Christmas shopping before the masses arrived at the shopping centre`s for their last holiday run before leaving Johannesburg for the coast. It turned out to be such a wonderful day, and I will admit…