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In spite of the drought with the aid of grey water we will harvest some mielies (corn) in about three weeks.

Home grown.

No vegetables taste as good as the fresh ones straight from the garden.

Enjoy a super day.


So it is the equinox today. Officially autumn starts in the southern hemisphere and spring in the northern hemisphere. We here in Cape Town will have 12h07 daylight. However, it is also a special day dedicated to very special people. 21 March is the official United Nations day in honour of people whose love knows no end – Down Syndrome Day. Please spare a thought of love for the Down Community world wide.

Took some patience and many attempts, but eventually I succeeded in getting two successful photos of some of our gold fish in their pond.

Enjoy a super day.

Slightly modified but still this Chevrolet remains a dream car and used only on Sundays weather permitting. Unfortunately I did not get the year of manufacture.

Enjoy a blessed day.

A clear warning to parents at Simon’s Restaurant, Groot Constantia Wine Estate.


A fire on Table Mountain 11 March. Fire fighters assisted by helicopters water bombing the fire had it extinguished by sunset.

A helicopter water bombing.

Have a great start to the new week.


Some of the dogs at training at play, some gently others rough.

Enjoy a super day in spite of it being the Ides of March.

With a bag of treats one becomes the most popular person at dog training.

Have a great day.

One of the exercises at training involves the dogs lying down be given the commands down and stay, the handlers (owners) then walk around amongst all the dogs and you own may not get up to follow.

A well behaved pack of dogs

The two in the front are ours.

Our Sophie and Mugsy the StBernard at training.

Enjoy the weekend.

A happy chappy at training.

He enjoyed being part of the pack. Enjoy a super day of rest.