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Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 102 of Level 1, 10 January 2022.


Monday 10 January 2022, Day 102 of Level 1 😷

Corona Lockdown Gratitude 🙏

#grateful for a perfectly balanced day, cooler and not too hot at 24C, starting with rain this morning, forecast for last night; for getting out of the Litter debate, as I had work to do, via a little explosion mainly off-line, long overdue; for being industrious in posting for my clients and writing; for being able to spoil Gift with Pick n Pay vouchers which he can use to buy food for his family, made possible by a donation from Camps Bay resident Janette Hodgkinson, given to him when he worked for 3 Continue reading →

Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 98 of Level 1, 6 January 2022


Thursday 6 January 2022, Day 98 of Level 1, birthday of Alex von Ulmenstein and Mullerie Taljaard 🌹🌹

Corona Lockdown Gratitude 🙏

#grateful for a beautiful 27 C degree day, making Camps Bay very busy, with a very strong late afternoon South Easter, meaning it will be even warmer tomorrow; for a birthday call to my Alex, starting to plan his visit to Cape Town in 15 days ❤️; for preparing for my client meetings this afternoon; for a successful visit to the Civic Center, to renew my car license, but annoyed that one has to enter from the back of the building without any signage, and answer numerous questions just to be allowed in, for being able to jump the queue of persons who had waited for 90 minutes into the red Continue reading →

Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 51 of Level 1, 20 November 2021


Saturday 20 November 2021, Day 51 of Level 1 😷

Corona Gratitude 🙏

#grateful for a very quiet and relaxed day, mostly spent at home; for being warm at 23C and wind-free this morning, but gusting now, making it unpleasant to do a second walk, so it will be Couchrobics to make up my steps, to Kfm’s wonderful Blokparty, no talk, no ads🎶; for work throughout the day; for catching up on sleep; for a Bakoven walk, seeing beautiful clouds; for a lovely sunset; for a call with Gabi in Germany, who had to postpone her trip to Cape Town; for seeing that Daily Maverick selected my sunset pic Continue reading →

Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 46 of Level 1, 15 November 2021


Monday 15 November 2021, Day 46 of Level 1 😷

Corona Gratitude 🙏

#grateful for a lovely sunny 22C day; for a stay-at-home working day; for the day/night lights at the apartment block working again, at least on my side, after not doing so for almost a week; for a walk to Bakoven; for taking photographs of a French tourist group of 40 pax staying at the newkings boutique hotel and eating at Zest Restaurant this evening; for stopping in Camps Bay on my way home, taking a walk on the beach front, with lovely sunsets, seeing a brand new Marcels frozen Continue reading →