• RAW

    The weather was in my favour yesterday. A drive around Hout Bay through Constantia to clear my head and eventually taking in a beautiful sunset and cocktails at Baraza I`m sitting in a tub chair at the Baraza window seat “people watching”. I`m wearing stilettos and, as a wiggle my toes, I smile at my feet because I relish the fact that I could wear strappy little heels on what was supposed to be a winter`s day. It was a strange weekend full of extreme highs and lows for me. Strange occurrences and even stranger epiphanies marked Friday and Sunday and not all bad. Friday night was one of strange…

  • The List:

    The LIST was created in January. I created the original blog, The Princess Diaries, to keep track of the list. Go figure. The Blog has now evolved, been renamed and has a life of its` own. Since it`s pretty much midway through the year, I thought it was a good time to look at the list and review where I am. I had to have a little private giggle when I worked through it though. It appears that I was in a VERY different place in January…so, even though I haven`t accomplished nearly enough on this list, I have come a long way in terms of my personal growth. So,…

  • He’s Baaaaaaacck.

    I feel I need to issue a warning with the attached post. I’m about to get a bit silly…like “12 year old, gushing and giggling” silly. You have been warned. The Object of my Office Affection (OOA) (As in Jean`s Office Hottie, aka, My (very) secret crush. Although, I don`t know how secret it would be if he discovered this blog and put 2 and 2 together) The office hottie… Sigh…before reading any further realise that every normal 28 year old female has a momentary lapse of maturity. Which explains today`s blog. Enough said. You know how the parental units always had a seemingly simple (read crazy) solution to almost…