To Do, To Eat, To Visit

May 2nd - Come Thursday our ‘to do, to eat, to visit’ (not eat who we visit 🤪) list, was greatly shrunk... one remaining item was to visit our other set of grandparents. Besides that, we didn’t have any specific plan and decided to let the day take us where it would 💁🏻‍♀️ It took [...]

Destination 3 Of 3

April 21st - Sunday morning, the one that’s always slightly hurried, filled with preparations for church and eating of breakfast before heading out the door 🙂 Mike and my attendance, added greatly to the number of Caucasians in a congregation of a few hundred people, so it was a slightly more robust song service than [...]

Feasts For All Senses

April 19th - Our Simonstown part of the trip came to an end and we checked out of our Azure Retreat Airbnb house. We had a splendid sky to bid us adieu and it had been a very enjoyable place to stay. Having no complaints besides sheddy towels 🤪👌🏻 We ate the rest of our milk tart for [...]

Luxuriating

luxuriate /lʌɡˈʒʊərɪeɪt,lʌɡˈzjʊərɪeɪt,lʌkˈsjʊərɪeɪt/ verb gerund or present participle: luxuriating To enjoy (something) as a luxury; take self-indulgent delight in. Synonyms: revel, bask, delight, take pleasure, wallow, indulge oneself, enjoy, relish, savour, appreciate, lap up.   April 15th - Our last morning in Johannesburg. We packed up all of our things, including the freshly washed and ironed [...]

The In-laws (welcome) Invasion

Michiel’s parents arrived on a Wednesday afternoon for their first visit out to see Michiel and I and explore the place their son was now calling home! The usual post arrival home tour, gift giving and unpacking occurred and from here on, I will simply give a highlight reel of the happenings during their stay [...]