Our weekend away at Ezemvelo Nature Reserve

Last weekend we went away as a family for the first time. While we've taken many mini-vacations before, we've never been anywhere where it was just the five of us. Last year, HB and I went to Ezemvelo Nature Reserve for a getaway. We chose to stay in one of their Mountain Huts, which you … Continue reading Our weekend away at Ezemvelo Nature Reserve

Living in a constant alert-state is exhausting

A little backstory: When I went overseas last year to Moldova, we had dinner at one of my grandparent's family friends. We were having a conversation about life here and there, and the conversation turned to safety. I was honest about the crime rates in South Africa. I told them that most homes have security … Continue reading Living in a constant alert-state is exhausting