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5 people I hate on long haul flights

In July I was reminded of people I hate on long haul flights when I went to Johannesburg. I had to get a 1.5 hour flight to Paris before I had my 10 hour flight to Johannesburg. 305 more words


South African and UK housing comparisons - a summer trip 2014 - part 2

This article focuses on my recent visit to Soweto, Johannesburg. As part of my trip around South Africa, I visited Johannesburg for four days. Before I’d arrived in the city, I’d heard mixed views from South African’s I’d met on my travels. 1,224 more words


Weekly Ginger Bites

It’s been a busy busy week, plenty ups and downs to fill in every possible gap in my life! My poor old car, while I love it dearly, is determined to make my life hell. 197 more words

The Ginger Creative

Nursery update

So as mentioned in my weekly update we have finally gotten work done on the nursery. And it is starting to look fabulous.

I had a plan for the nursery right from the start. 444 more words

A letter for Mary Lee

The last few days have been absolutely devastating to say the least. Very close family friends lost a loved one in the most brutal way. I’ve had my fair share of deaths and it hurts, because someone that was an important part of your life is no longer there. 646 more words

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The Illusion of Control - Or Being a Superhero

So, lately in my life there have been some extra challenges.

They’re not the life and death kind, thank goodness. I and the people I love are healthy and (mostly) secure. 915 more words


Jo'burg Storm Captured By My Friends

It’s a stormy day in Johannesburg today and some of my friends have been taking some cool snaps of the storm. I liked them and you guys know what I do with things I like, I share them with you :) Happy Thursday. 22 more words

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