Thabo and Bheki have a thrilling playdate

04 April 2013 This morning, the Twins were over the moon with excitement. All through breakfast, they refused to sit still, but bounced up and down, clapping their hands and pulling each other’s hair. I tell you, I was at my wit’s end. Reggie had let it slip last night that they would be meeting … More Thabo and Bheki have a thrilling playdate

Thabo and Bheki hunt the chocolate Easter bunnies

01 April 2013 “Thabo? Bheki? I think I saw something running through the garden very, very early this morning,” announced Reggie at breakfast on Easter Sunday. “Really?” I asked, intrigued. The Twins, who had been smearing yoghurt over their faces in their attempt to feed themselves, stopped what they were doing, and stared at Reggie, … More Thabo and Bheki hunt the chocolate Easter bunnies

Hunting for Easter eggs

20 April 2014 “The Easter Bunny was here this morning,” announced Aunty Lissi. “I happened to see something running around the garden when I was making breakfast earlier. At first I thought it was Tiger, but it was white-and-tan in colour, whereas Tiger is dark-grey-and-black.” “So it must have been the Easter Bunny?!” I cried. … More Hunting for Easter eggs

A little-little Easter egg hunt

17 April 2014 “Do you remember last year’s Thrilling Easter Egg hunts?” asked Reggie this morning. “Yes!” I cried, fondly reminiscing. “I remember hunting for chocolate Easter eggs with the terrible twins, Thabo and Bheki, and Little N, and I also remember how much fun we had in Windhoek, when we were visiting Aunty Lissi, … More A little-little Easter egg hunt

Namibia

Namibia with Reggie and Richard 28 March 2013 – Packing for Namibia 28 March 2013 – Flying to Namibia 28 March 2013 – Kaffee and Kuchen 29 March 2013 – Herbie the tortoise 29 March 2013 – Tiger the cat 30 March 2013 – Easter buns 01 April 2013 – Easter bunny hunt 01 April … More Namibia

Hip-hip-hooray! We celebrate a milestone on Flat Kathy’s blog

14 August 2013 Today was a special day on the stats page of Flat Kathy’s blog: Her Fan Club now has 51 members – on behalf of Flat Kathy, Thank you to each and every one of you! And her blog has had 5001 visitors since she wrote her very first blogpost at the start of … More Hip-hip-hooray! We celebrate a milestone on Flat Kathy’s blog

Ice cream at the Mole in Swakopmund

You have probably noticed that it has been a long time since Flat Kathy has written anything on her blog. As our jet-setting friend and aspiring world traveller is currently in ye olde England with our neighbours (I know! Isn’t Flat Kathy amazing? She makes friends wherever she goes!), and probably far too busy charming … More Ice cream at the Mole in Swakopmund

Help! There’s a Tiger in the house!

29 March 2013 A piercing shriek echoed through the house, followed by the scampering of little feet. The Twins hurtled into the kitchen and threw themselves at Reggie and me, crying hysterically. “What’s wrong? What happened?” I asked, embracing Bheki and patting her back in a calming sort of way. Reggie had picked up Thabo, … More Help! There’s a Tiger in the house!

Kaffee and Kuchen at Aunty Lissi’s: The twins and I meet the family

28 March 2013 When we arrive at Aunty Lissi’s home in a lovely suburb of Windhoek, she encourages us to make ourselves at home. Richard and Reggie, as well as I and the Twins, will be staying in a cosy little garden flatlet at the back of the house. While Richard helps Aunty Lissi to … More Kaffee and Kuchen at Aunty Lissi’s: The twins and I meet the family