Archive | November, 2011

Caption This #8 Winner

We have a tie for Caption This #8, so the honours go to two people. Barking in the Dark with the caption “Mick Jagger schmagger“ is a joint winner with Kate Kresse from Believe Anyway for the caption “Feet don’t fail me now!!!“. Congratulations to you both! Also see the previous winners at the Caption […]

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Thanks for listening WordPress!

For me it all started back in July when I wrote a post about what I’d like to see in a WordPress theme. I had been driving family and friends nuts with my chatter about WordPress themes for months. Even those with blogs were beginning to roll their eyes when I started on the subject […]

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They’re back . . . a mystery solved

Have you voted for Caption This #8 yet? If not please go here. It’s easy, and fun – and FREE! Okay, I realize that this is probably not going to be a big deal to most of you, but maybe a few of the bird lovers out there will find my news interesting. Last year […]

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Dream survey – two simple questions for YOU

Several weeks ago, I wrote a post called I am having somebody else’s dreams. I have started on my “dream research” and there are two questions I want to ask you all – not just those who have vivid dreams. It is a very short and simple survey – only two questions. I want to […]

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Caption This #8

We have a tie for Caption This #8! Barking in the Dark with the caption “Mick Jagger schmagger” is a joint winner with Kate Kresse from Believe Anyway for the caption “Feet don’t fail me now!!!“. Congratulations to you both! See the previous winners at the Caption This Winners Gallery. The setting: This is a […]

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Kleinmond

In a recent post called Lessons learned in taking care of a post-op patient, I wrote about going to take care of my mother in the little town she lives in. Of course I took a camera with me, and actually managed to get some nice shots of the town. “The town” is Kleinmond, a […]

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Caption This #7 Winner

We have a winner for Caption This #7 which you, the reader, voted for. To see who won go to Caption This #7. Also see the previous winners at the Caption This Winners Gallery.

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Caption This . . .

Have you voted for Caption This #7 yet? If not please go here. It’s easy, and fun – and FREE! The setting: This is a difficult one to caption, but give it a go anyway. I’ve noticed that some of the best captions are submitted for the most difficult photos. This male ostrich was running […]

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Lessons learned in taking care of a post-op patient

I recently went to take care of my mother after she had hip replacement surgery. Not knowing quite what to expect I, was a little worried beforehand whether I would be able to cope.  I suffer with chronic migraines and some days struggle to just take care of myself. Luckily, I was coming into the […]

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The importance of taking your own advice

They look just like big, friendly pussy cats don’t they? Yet all over the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park (in an area known as the Kalahari), there are warnings that visitors should not get out of their vehicles. Or even dangle bits of themselves outside of their vehicles. Even if it doesn’t look like there are any […]

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