What can we say about 2016, except that it was a rather horrendous (no exaggeration) year, for most people. Headlines dictated tragedy after tragedy and these tragedies also occurred, privately and very close to home…. Whilst contemplating all that has happened in this past year, sitting in the exact same place – at the beautiful … More My Silver Lining … 2017
My darling Cole… only this aunty could wait to wish you such a belated Happy Birthday my precious nephew 💙 it is not because I don’t love you, it’s because I am doing my second move and inching closer to you. I’m hoping I get to work less 😁 and see you so much more … More Happy Birthday To My Nephew ~ I Adore You Cole Darne
Just had to share these … the feelings, thoughts and memories words can evoke simply amaze me…. 2. “In our village, folks say God crumbles up the old moon into stars.” —Alexander Solzhenitsyn, One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich 3. “She wasn’t doing a thing that I could see, except standing there leaning … More 50 Of The Most Beautiful Sentences In Literature…
This blog entry has been one I have been meaning to write for a little while now. It is an update on our Debs and is but an nth of her lifes’ tale. I guess it has taken this long as the pain, heart ache and trauma have yet to wear off, and even though we … More “Against All Odds” Our Sis Debs, Beat Cancer Again. This Part Of Her Story Here.
My precious life, I live each day, I work so hard, and try to play. A simple, meaningful, conversation, Leads to joy, and true sensation. Occasionally confronted, with a struggle, Countless emotions, simultaneously juggle. Sometimes I win, sometimes I fail, No matter what, there’s always a tale. From my life, I’ll never hide, Loving the … More My Precious Life, I Live Each Day
UPDATE ON BLESSINGS – 9th September 2016 UPDATE ON BLESSINGS – 9th September 2016 It was so incredible to see ‘Turbo’ Blessings at our house today, as he starts to do odd jobs for my folks. He gave me a heartwarming update, that had us both smiling from ear to ear! Not … More Another Update on #LetsBlessBlessings -We Did It.. Let’s Carry on!!
Happy Momma’s Day to THE best mother in the whole wide world. There is not only no other mother like you, there is no human being like you. Your outer beauty at nearly 66, still takes away the breath of most people you come across and your inner beauty is just so abundant it is … More Dedicated To THE Best Person And Mother In The World … My Momma
An initiative started by my amazing brother in law “Bless Blessings journey Home to South Africa” — story co-written by me… and lets fund! Blessings came into my life in January 2013 and for some reason – I would like to think it is an inherent instinct I have to recognize good and kind people … More Let’s Bless Blessings – By Bruce Darné co-written by Jojo Bayvel
The lyrics to this song are just so incredibly beautiful and apt for my life right now. I am sure to some they will be about a loved soulmate lost whom they still pine for; but for me they represent a soulmate I may have met, or have yet to meet and whom I pine for… … More This Song, These Lyrics, An Ordinary Girls Heart Can But Yearn
Post shared from http://mobile.nytimes.com/2012/01/10/health/elderly-experts-share-life-advice-in-cornell-project.html?referer= I find joy each day in mundane things too often overlooked: sunrises and sunsets, an insect on a flower, crows chasing a hawk, a majestic tree, a child at play, an act of kindness toward a stranger. Eventually, most of us learn valuable lessons about how to conduct a successful and … More Advice From Life’s Graying Edge on Finishing With No Regrets