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Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 67 of Level 1, 6 December 2021

Monday 6 December 2021, Day 67 of Level 1, Nicklaus Day 😷

Corona Lockdown Gratitude 🙏

#grateful for a beautiful mild sunny day, at 22C; for a very productive working day, ticking everything off the Do List; for working so well with our Sandak-Lewin Portfolio Manager Vanessa that our EbbTide Maintenance Do List is almost ticked off for 2021; for a walk to Woolies to pay the rates & taxes, popping in at The Pottery to help them proofread their Beverage List, and a late afternoon Bakoven walk; and for being happy, healthy and free. 🙏💙 Continue reading →

Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 43 of Level 1, 12 November 2021


Friday 12 November 2021, Day 43 of Level 1 😷

Corona Gratitude 🙏

#grateful for a busy busy day, phew 😱; for the day starting with the technical and organizational challenge of getting our apartment garage door fixed, a spring and a lever having broken and it not being able to open, but finding an amazing door specialist Tom from Doormac whose number I had in my phone from two years ago, and he came to our rescue, first helping to get my car out of the garage as I had to get to Utopia this evening, and then doing a temporary repair, which enabled us to get the door open and closed again, what a relief 🙏🙏🙏🙏; for Portfolio Manager Vanessa of Continue reading →

Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 42 of Level 1, 11 November 2021


Thursday 11 November 2021, Day 42 of Level 1 😷

Corona Gratitude 🙏

#grateful for a lovely day, with great weather at 23C and good energy; for Loadshedding from 8h00 this morning turning my day upside down, but what fun to meet the irreverent Lin Sampson at Firefly Café for an interview for Daily Maverick Food, and being able to get tea using gas-cooked boiled water; for a quick catch up hello with Charlene Shapiro who drove past; for getting my client work for today completed without panic, for Henry doing a fabulous job in obtaining or chasing quotes for maintenance/repair jobs at our Ebbtide apartments, a list of ten which I compiled Continue reading →

Corona Virus: Lockdown Journey Journal, Day 40 of Level 1, 9 November 2021


Tuesday 9 November 2021, Day 40 of Level 1 😷

Corona Gratitude 🙏

#grateful for surviving a pressurized day, with my work having to be compressed into 4,5 hours out of a 10 hour day due to severe Loadshedding, the morning one lasting for close to 3 hours; for making use of Loadshedding for a morning walk to Bakoven and an afternoon walk to the Tidal Pool, photographing seagulls and proofreading a client document; for the client newsletter now completed and sent out today, with work for the December one commencing already; for the huge relief of Continue reading →