While We Journey On


The anticipation of a New Year is somehow similar to the build up to a wedding. On the one hand is the desire and hope for good things, which lie … Continue reading

December 31, 2016 · Leave a comment


I read an ‘article‘a couple of days ago, which appeared morbid at first, but had an important point to make.  I hereby submit it for someone’s reflection. M

March 31, 2016 · 1 Comment


One way to quantify life is to keep track of time in relation to a landmark which lies ahead: 20 years until the children grow up and leave the house; 3 … Continue reading

March 18, 2016 · 4 Comments

NeD until NED

The trouble with acronyms is that they are many times forgotten or easily mixed up. There is one, however, which we have prayed for, hoped for and worked hard towards – … Continue reading

October 26, 2015 · 6 Comments

The end of 5 long weeks: F-WORDS & SUFFERING

It has been 5 weeks since we last posted an update on our current situation. A number of reasons come to mind: It has been a long haul, littered with … Continue reading

August 14, 2015 · 1 Comment

Summer Holidays – BICYCLE

What a great present this week: the biopsies taken a month ago during Claudette’s op revealed no lymph node involvement (phew!), and while there are some areas of concern, the … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment


Two weeks have past since Claudette’s operation and she has come through the worst of it. After only two days in the hospital, she was discharged into the care of … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment