High Maintenance Chick and other South African Birds

I have a confession.  Since moving to South Africa I have become a bit of Twitcher.  To clarify for any of you not familiar with the term, it’s a colloquialism for bird watcher.  Mr Incredible gleefully insists that this is middle age trumpeting, hooting and twittering its’ arrival.  Not so, say I, just one of the boons of living in South Africa.   Continue reading

12 Days of South African Christmas

You’ve all heard the traditional 12 Days of Christmas song. And you always think you’re not going to join in, but you do. So after some time living in South Africa, here’s a South African version for you to sing along to. Drum roll please….

Twelve Days of South African Christmas

On the twelfth Day of South African Christmas, my true love gave to me.. Continue reading