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We are a young, fun-loving, crazy, disciple-making, intentional, home-schooling, adventure-seeking, purpose-pursuing family living in the heart of Jozi yet trying to do life at our own pace.

This blog is about sharing our stories, our thoughts, our experiences, our lives; hoping that they will help, encourage and inspire other families out there.....as we all do this adulting thing :)

 

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Grace vs Mercy

Thought #6 (30 Thoughts Before 30) I had one of those light bulb moments today!  I was reading Titus 2 and (think) I finally understand the difference between Grace and Mercy.  It’s been tricky because we tend to use grace and mercy interchangeably, and even in our languages, there’s usually…

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Hello…

Thought #3 (30 Thoughts Before 30) Greeting is such a big deal in the African community, and I feel like that’s one of the biggest things we have lost in our westernisation. Like, I remember even as a kid, you dared not walk down the street or enter a shop…

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Beauty

Thought #2 (30 Thoughts Before 30) Beauty Products – Do They Really Make Us Beautiful? To the ladies, interesting thought: that is; the things that we use to “beautify” ourselves often leave our natural beauty in a worse off state. What do I mean? Well, for example, we use make…

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Nasty Toenails

Thought #1 (30 Thoughts Before 30) A week or two ago, I accompanied my husband to a church he was speaking at.  By the way, he’s such a great teacher, I’m always just in awe at the wisdom and revelation he teaches with, he’s definitely my favourite teacher 🙂 haha!…

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30 Thoughts Before 30

Wow! I’m finally turning 30 *gasp*…..in 30 days! I’m not quite sure what I’m supposed to feel like or whether other people go through this….but when I think about turning 30, I get this slight apprehension!  I’m not too sure what it’s about, but I think something about turning 30…

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Back to Basics

So, after a long absence from gym *hides*, I have finally resurfaced!  Look, it was a bit of a tough 3 months in our household, and with 2 active little ones and a fussy baby, I hardly even thought about gym….so I didn’t even feel bad for not going…lol! But…

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