Day 12 The Morning after the First Night…

So, our first night sleeping in the big city! Wow, in the community at last! And we discovered this morning that “there’s a friendly Spar wherever you are!” (and ours is 24hrs – benefits of city living!)

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Day 11 Moving Day

Today we just took what we needed for each room: beds, tables, chairs, shelves, kitchen appliances and utensils, and of course our schoolroom learning materials…”Living simply so that others can simply live”  – Mother Teresa...

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Day 10 Hillbrow Move

Welcome to my kitchen! Clean and ready to occupy — what do you think of the color “lemon sponge cake”? The schoolroom, bathroom and toilet are also painted this color – Moving Day tomorrow!!!...

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Day 7 Hillbrow Move

Hillbrow Report Day 7: So there’s good news…and there’s bad news! Good news: the rooms are really starting to look good, painting probably finishing end of tomorrow. Yay! Bad news: no pics because my phone dropped on the floor (like all phones do, many times!) and the screen, she is thoroughly dead! You can still...

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Day 6 Hillbrow Move

So today we tried cleaning the parquet flooring in the main bedroom…we will have to learn how to do this better into the future! Love the sun that streams into this room in the afternoons! …And this is our new home-schooling room, bigger than we’ve had before in our previous home (ironically!) Can’t wait to...

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