Monthly Archives: August 2015

Even my hair hurts

Warning to prospective home buyers 1) do not buy a house that is part of an estate and 2)  find out the terms of the tenant’s lease before you sign the offer.  You will thank me. Anyway, it’s done, my … Continue reading

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Worst case scenario and best possible outcome

This is the worst possible thing that can happen to the house you’ve only just bought, have your backyard and sideyard dug up and plumbing piping replaced.  The cats think it’s a great hole for sploring But I was in … Continue reading

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What happens when you do the weeding

The exciting thing about a new, unfamiliar garden is that you don’t know what may be lurking among the weeds.  After the rains, the weeds slid out of the ground like butter and I discovered these lurking next to my … Continue reading

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Sunday afternoon entertainment

Here in the country, we like our braai (barbecue) meat fresh! Just kidding, a herd of slightly confused cows meandering down the street.

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