After recently experiencing and being frustrated at our electricity being cut after every oh so many hours, I was happy to hear Eskom announce that loadshedding was over for now. We just reached home on Saturday (after going to Park Rynie ) for the day & we experienced the last bout of load shedding, little… Continue reading SO Eskom gave us back our lights & then someone said hey, it would be fun to take away their water now.. & thats what they did!
So, we received a deal from Standard Bank , which sounded quiet affordable. Now, as exciting as this all is, there are a few things you need to be prepared for (Things that I was NOT prepared for, HOWEVER, my husband proved to be quiet the hero).Before any of the proceedings can commence, money needs… Continue reading Phase Three of buying a home in South Africa
To catch up, view the beginning of this series here. So we waited.. and waited.. and it seemed like FOREVER. We waited a two week wait. If you're like me, you're going to be a grumpy wreck for that time. It feels as though your life is hanging in the balance while you wait for… Continue reading Phase two of buying a home in SA
We're basically tapping Satan on the back - babyx was burned with cigarettes, had chilli powder in her diaper, bound and starved and now #dead yet her murderer lives on, sentenced to just 20 years imprisonment
We've had a long couple of months, in which I waited and waited .. AND WAITED to finally have the keys to my own house. I wondered, I worried and cried. It's not that I wasn't happy, living and moving around with my husband and all that; but let's be honest, how long could I… Continue reading Phase One of Buying a home in SA
I haven't written a blog post for The Opinionated Wife in a while now. It's not that I don't have anything to write, because the words are haunting me even in my sleep, it's just because I am not getting enough time to sit down and put all my thoughts in one place. Oh, in… Continue reading Pregnancy Hormones are seriously misunderstood
I was scared that my son might stop breathing and I wouldn't know. Do you know baby CPR? Here's a list of medicine & simple CPR instructions..click the picture to go to the post☺☺ xoxo, The Opinionated Wife