Another Christmas Survived.

This year, Mum decided to have our annual Christmas dinner on Christmas Eve since it happened to fall on a Saturday this year. Also, F says that in Germany, they usually celebrate Christmas on the Eve so technically, we had our festivities on the right day depending on where you’re from. It’s always quite stressful…

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Echoes.

I was quite saddened last night when I read an IG post by an old college friend. She was with her boyfriend whom she married over a year ago for a total of 9 years, only to find after they got married that he wasn’t who she thought him to be. As a result, their relationship in…

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Gratitude.

Only 8 days to Christmas and another 15 days before 2017 begins. How quickly this year has passed and it being the festive season, I’ve been fulfilling cake orders left, right and centre. I complain but secretly, I’m also feeling very blessed that my cakes and cookies are in demand. I take it as the…

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Plans.

I’m a solid believer in plans. I believe that plans are good. But I also believe that plans are there to fall through. I look at plans as guides to where we are going, or hoping to get to, and as we move along, we have to be open to changes in the direction we…

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Rain gods of Bali.

If you read my post from Tuesday, you would know that the rain gods held the heavens up for us and forbade it to rain. Alas, they could only look favourably upon us for so long before the waters unleashed themselves upon the whole of Bali with such fury at having been delayed in their…

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Bali on the Rocks.

So we slept in Friday morning before indulging in the Villa’s breakfast. FYI we stayed at Villa Shivareva where they provided one complimentary breakfast for us during our time there. It consisted of a lovely spread of fresh, tropical fruit, all so sweet and juicy I swear! There was also pancakes, toast and each of…

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