Category Archives: South Africa

The Zulu Experiment

C, c, c, c, we clicked. Q, q, q, q, we locked our tongues against the roof of our mouths and pulled down to make the deep click written as the letter q. Then came x, x, x, x – … Continue reading

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White boots, Black boots

Living in South Africa was a social minefield in which I stumbled over many mines without a map. I tried to have conversations with anyone I came into contact with and then the conversations would not happen – or take … Continue reading

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Business Mom

I recently listened to a Webinar where Deepak Chopra spoke. At the end he was asked what people could do today to change their lives. He gave out three questions which one should ask oneself every morning. I put them … Continue reading

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Farm Fire Breaks

I recently read a suggestion that everyone’s daily plan leave 2 hours for unexpected activity. In South Africa, all your expectations of what a day would bring were blown away on such a regular basis that your daily plan was … Continue reading

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