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The French River '15

Here’s the four part video series we did on our trip to the French River in July, 2015.


Vacation Journal- a must-have!

It’s almost spring break!  Every year around this time, I have families emailing me saying that they are heading out of town for vacation!  It’s very exciting for them, but can be stressful for me as the teacher to prepare homework in advance or collect classwork while they are gone. 318 more words


The Vaal Dam, a Puncture or 11 and getting caught in the Rain

My trip down to Deneysville was pretty uneventful. I stopped at a few places to refill water bottles. I am gulping through my water in the heat. 1,269 more words

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Pretoria to Potch, Parys and a Potato

After my homecoming from the last trip through the North West and Northern Cape provinces, I have had a lot to think about, a lot to get processed and a few other interests that have started materialising. 2,150 more words

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Jumble Sales, Wagging Tails and the Home Stretch

After my physical examination I healthily made my way to Magaliesburg, it is not all that far and the weather is quite nice. I like Magaliesburg, there are a lot of hiking and cycling trails, and many activities that bring a lot of weekend travellers to the little mountainous town. 1,402 more words

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Old Friends, Guns and a Wobbly Wheel

I got to Coligny and drove through town past the Transnet station and massive silos and pretty old buildings. It must have been a pretty little town, but now it is mostly run down and a bit crumbly. 1,262 more words

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History Lessons, Some more Lions and Bospoort

Kimberley is another place with a lot of history and a lot to see. So much that I decided to spend my day heading to Warrenton and making distance. 1,491 more words

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