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Challenge Accepted: Bunny Chow- a Traditional South African Meal

I have not officially done a “challenge” in a while and decided that now is as good of a time as any.  Noel challenged me to write about South African food and Zelda challenged me to prepare a dish. I figure … Continue reading

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Durban and the Oyster Box Hotel

Durban is a popular beach destination in South Africa and located 620 kilometers (385 miles) southwest of Pretoria. In February, we decided to visit the area and made reservations at the Oyster Box Hotel. Road trips in this country can be very … Continue reading

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Swimming and Day Trips

The entire house (except for Brant) has been out of commission all weekend due to illness, but thankfully we appear to be recovering.  Laying around sick has given me time to sync my phone and get some older pictures on … Continue reading

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Hartbeespoort Dam and Aerial Cableway

I have always loved water. I just never realized how MUCH I missed being so far away from a large body of water while in Amarillo…. until we drove along the Hartbeespoort Dam.  Living in dry-dusty places has allowed me … Continue reading

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Care for some Rooibos Tea??

I have probably beaten to death how family friendly restaurants in Pretoria are but I HAVE to give an extra special shout out to a particular class of restaurants known as Tea Gardens.  They are everywhere and something about me … Continue reading

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