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International Day of Forests

Autumn has already officially started in Johannesburg (apparently!). When is the start of autumn in South Africa? On the 20th of March, it was the … Read More ›

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St Patrick’s Day

Along with many green-beer loving people all over the world, I will certainly be donning something green to celebrate Saint Patricks Day this weekend, the … Read More ›

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The School Run

The School Run Every day, like many other parents, I drive my kids to school. Unfortunately for us, the school that we have chosen for … Read More ›

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Red Nose Day

Today, Friday the 15th of March is Comic Relief day (red nose day) in the UK. It’s a massive day where everyone including schools, celebrities … Read More ›

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Tubular Bells 2 – Mike Oldfield

  An oldie but a goodie! As you can tell by the images, this CD is well listened to and it’s one of Jamie’s favourites … Read More ›

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Moms of Morningside

My eldest son Jamie started school in 2017 and it’s now a bit further away from Blairgowrie, in Morningside. His school friends live around Morningside … Read More ›

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Moms of Emmarentia & Greenside

Otherwise known as MOEG moms (yes, we all are), this Facebook group I started because these suburbs border on Blairgowrie, but also on the parks. … Read More ›

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Park Moms

After Moms of Blairgowrie became popular, many moms from the surrounding neighbourhoods started to request to join the group. It was evident that there was … Read More ›

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Moms of Blairgowrie

I formed this group in early 2014 after a chat with a now friend on the BCA Facebook page about wanting to find a local … Read More ›

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