Tag Archives: #Diaspora

Life Diary – Day 6 – Dinsdag Dinge…

I’ve really been errant in my commitment to continue my introduction to fellow South African bloggers, irrespective of where in the world they may find themselves. Having said that, let me note too… these days you’ll find South Africans scattered … Continue reading

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The Happy Snapper’s Point and Shoot!

Imaging going off to the museum, just like we did yesterday… for a stroll around and to take a few snaps with your point and shoot. We found ourselves fascinated by the many things on show. Most of all, the … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday – Why Portugal?

Last Monday’s Mr South Africa post resulted in a few questions being asked of your’s truly. The most frequent one, as in the past when I’ve mentioned my desire to retire in Portugal, is usually, Why Portugal?   There are … Continue reading

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Dublin Alphabet – J for Jeanie Jonhston

This replica famine ship is moored at Custom House Quay as this is where most of the famine ship voyages to the Americas began. The ship is currently undergoing renovation work so there is scaffolding all over the stern area… … Continue reading

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Meaninful Monday!

Today is a good day… yes, it’s the first day of the week. A good day… the first steps on the path to new adventures, new ideas to stimulate creativity. Our thoughts, prayers and actions should reach out to others … Continue reading

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Freedom!

I have to confess… I’ve been looking at so many quotes lately that it seems to me I can write a novel using what I’ve read. Imagine… stringing together paragraph after page of the words of others. Could lead to … Continue reading

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Rivers – Ailsa’s WTT

This week Ailsa mentions Dublin’s Liffey but then forgets to show you the river. That’s not negligence, it’s just that her thoughts went in another direction. My thoughts came from a different place so let’s see if our collective thought … Continue reading

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Happy Mayday!!

Happy Mayday… for whatever that’s worth. I don’t get how we, in capitalist countries, have bank holidays to celebrate a tradition that’s based on socialist doctrine. I can’t seem to align my thought processes to grasp the need to stand … Continue reading

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