Lessons From a Butterfly – Part 1

My family and friends know I love butterflies. But few people know their significance in my life. After the death

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Expectation – The Root of All Evil.

Six and a half months of living in the bush, and I have developed some solid expectation.  I expect to

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Everything Marriage Is (and is not).

Peter and I are celebrating 13 years of marriage today.  I woke up a t around 8 am to the

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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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Road Closed!

As your weeks starts, is this what you see?  Do you feel like you are at a dead-end and that

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As Civilised As Wild Animals…

A daily highlight of living in the bush has been the nocturnal visits by a pair of duikers.  They come

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How Many Sounds of Silence Are There?

Have you ever noticed that silence is not just one-dimensional?  In this season of my life, I have found the

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The Symphony of The Night

The crickets are on self-appointed metronome duty and I marvel as they never miss a beat.  The night jar calls

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Stripy Boots Great & Small

A tiny fuzzy creature showed up in our garden this week… dressed in a fresh stripy suit like his mom’s.

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