The Harping Hippo

It’s winter in the bush. The nights and mornings are fresh – perfect for ‘kuiering’ around a fire under the

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The Loyalty of A Buffalo

The initial sighting seemed to be a medium-sized herd of buffalo. They were on the opposite side of the Sabie

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Distressing True Colours

In recent years, a craft/ DIY technique has attracted increased interest. They call it Distressing. Used very effectively on wood

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Lessons From a Butterfly – Part 2

Yesterday I shared my thoughts about the metamorphosis of a butterfly. Several people responded with authentic responses of how they

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Legendary Stories and A Sublime Safari

Legendary stories all have their roots somewhere. I have never really given their origins too much thought and being an

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Is Your Posture Preparing You For a New Journey?

One of my favorite pleasures in my new life in Marloth Park is riding my bike along the dusty banks

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Home Is Where The Heart Is

  We’ve all heard the saying: Home is where your heart is.  This week I rediscovered the truth in this

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Running with an Egg on your Spoon…

Do you remember relay races when you were small?  That baton gave me sleepless nights. I was always terrified that

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Hidden Rewards

Sometimes life sucks.  I wish I could dress it up somehow, but the truth is, I can’t.  I recall times

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The Prize is Hidden in the Thorns

Most people think monkeys are adorable.  I agree. The vast majority, however, think that monkeys are naughty opportunists – I

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