Category Archives: Gardens

Pooling Resources


Can you believe it; what the heck? Again the internet in check; No sign of it when I awoke, I don’t regard it as a joke! Late afternoon with a return, I don’t want midnight oil to burn, So yet … Continue reading

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Bunny Chow or Chow with Bunnies


On each first, I have these habits To go seeking out some RABBITS! These came, if you want to know, From a place called Illovo, Where we went, after my treat Served for breakfast, was quite neat; This time all … Continue reading

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Fursday and Fryday Fingies


Free of medical appointments today and yesterday, I had some time and opportunity to do a bit of pottering. There was a dentist appointment for J in the afternoon, but he took a quick look and said nothing needed doing, … Continue reading

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No Dis-Appointment; More Raidy-Ho; Queen Dethroned.


Today another ‘-ologist’ was added to the score, This one an ‘uncle-ogist’* (raid he ate shin) you see, My count on tests is, yet again, result not to deplore — He said that I am doing well to quite a … Continue reading

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Exclusive Meeting With Royalty


  Yesterday we went for lunch to the ever-delightful Makaranga in Kloof. There the grandkids were the only ones to dare the distinctly chilly pool. I feel sure that if they found a pool in the Antarctic, they would go … Continue reading

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Going at Unsteady Gates


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Hop and Skip!


              For rubble and for refuse we Now have, and give, a skip For it is being gathered, see, To take it to the tip! And Gazu, on his day with us Already piled … Continue reading

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