Gratitude Mondays


Psalm 136:1 New King James Version (NKJV) “Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good!  For His mercy endures forever.” And it does.  Sometimes I stand in awe (and a little fear) when I look back and see how much I have grown and how far I have come over the last couple of years.  And I can… Continue reading Gratitude Mondays

Gratitude – 22nd January 2016


As you know, hubby has been in Cape Town for the last couple of days.  And I really enjoy the time with Baby Girl, and just spending some girlie time with my daughter.  But, it is also exhausting, because I am married to one of those men who know their way around a kitchen.  So, when… Continue reading Gratitude – 22nd January 2016

Gratitude – 21st January 2016


My husband is in Cape Town on business – he left yesterday and will be back tomorrow.  That man has worked so hard since his retrenchment to try keep us afloat financially.  And in a climate where businesses cannot employ white males, or even contract to businesses that are NOT BEE (Black Economic Empowerment) compliant, he… Continue reading Gratitude – 21st January 2016

Gratitude – 20th January 2016


I can’t believe how quickly this year is going.  I would love to have a super-hero power to stop time, just a little bit, so we can savour the moments, enjoy the sunshine, a moment of deep belly laughing.  But time does not stand still.  I think my biggest regret is living the vast amount… Continue reading Gratitude – 20th January 2016

Gratitude – 13th January 2016


This may be a long post. I have so much to be grateful for.  And, I have been on leave, so I haven’t posted a gratitude post for some time now. Firstly, I am so grateful for an amazing holiday.  We didn’t go anywhere, but just spending time at home, pottering about and relaxing was… Continue reading Gratitude – 13th January 2016

Gratitude – 11th December 2015


Wow, what an awesome morning.  Let me tell you why today I am so grateful. This morning I went to Madam’s school to fetch her reports – and what the school did was to take her artwork and convert it into a calendar for 2016.  It is beautiful.  I can’t believe that at one stage… Continue reading Gratitude – 11th December 2015