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All things relating directly to my beautiful little daughter, Jessica

Occupational Therapy for Jessica at Et Al in Somerset West

Shortly after the start of Jessica’s Grade R year, her teacher Diane Matthews raised some concerns regarding Jess’ progress at school. Chantelle and I gave it a term and a bit to see if things would approve, but as it… Continue Reading →

Jessica and The Little Cooks Club in Somerset West

Last week I put my newly unlocked ability to drive  to the test, by taking Jessica through to Somerset West for her weekly Little Cooks Club cooking session (normally this is some special bonding time for Chantelle and Jess, but… Continue Reading →

Jessica Goes To Big School

Yesterday was Jessica’s first day of going to the big school. True, it is only Grade R so it’s not like it’s uniform time just yet, but class is now at Gordon’s Bay Primary School (conveniently down the road from… Continue Reading →

Oupa and Jessica planted Beans!

I forgot to mention that a fair couple of weeks ago, Jessica was in for a right treat when Monty prepared a bed of soil for her and tasked her with planting her very own green bean garden patch. Of… Continue Reading →

Jessica and her new Bicycle

A couple of weeks ago Chantelle and I surprised Jessica by taking her to Game and letting her choose a new bicycle. She had outgrown her first bicycle and to be honest, being a second hand buy, it was a bit… Continue Reading →

The Girl with the Chipped Front Teeth

Sigh. As a baby, Jessica chipped her two front teeth pretty badly by crashing teeth first into the tile floor at Monty and Cheryl’s place whilst being chased around on all fours by her daddy (i.e. me). Then earlier last… Continue Reading →

I Lost Jessica.

I’m not making a very big deal out of this, or at least wasn’t at the time, but in truth it really is a big deal. You see, today I lost Jess. I did not know where my daughter was… Continue Reading →

A Lotter Updates to Be Made

It has been a really, really long time since I dropped a personal post down in these pages. I don’t really have any usable excuse – two little girls keeps you pretty busy, and after a long day of desk-bound… Continue Reading →

Jessica the Ballerina

So now we have a ballerina in the family. On the insistence of Mom (a passionate ballerina in her youth), and with their help, Jessica is now excitedly twirling around the house on her tippy toes, arms outstretched in the… Continue Reading →

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