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Lauren van Zyl
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I make cakes for all your special occasions.
I make cakes for all your special occasions.

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My miniature adventures in the Fairest Cape
I have had a lifelong love affair with miniatures. I cannot
remember when my obsession with miniatures started. Maybe with my swimming
teacher’s daughter having an extensive and enviable collection of Barbie
furniture. Maybe with my Smurf collection that I ...
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When mom's collide
I have been really struggling to juggle all the pressures of motherhood this new school year. I have been sick, there has been huge financial upheaval as my work contract ends in March and I am battling to find other work, I have one child starting BIG scho...
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Dressing an Our Generation doll on a budget
I love  American girl  and Our Generation dolls . We live in South Africa and as such any imported
dolls are horribly pricey.I am also between jobs ( such a polite
euphemism) so dressing my daughter's Our Generation doll April has had
to be done with a larg...
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Our Generation dolls at Toy Kingdom .......and my new sewing machine
A year ago I discovered the world of Our Generation and American Girl dolls . It was love at first sight. There are few places in South Africa that stock Our Generation dolls , so when I find a new store I get rather excited.  We were at the Waterfront in C...
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Cape Town
 So here I am, posting from the
fairest Cape, the “Mother City”, the city on the southernmost tip
of Africa. I never thought I would be writing those words and some days I still feel as if I am dreaming. It have wanted to live here since I first
visited whe...
Cape Town
Cape Town
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New books and storm flowers
The rain is falling intermittently as I am writing this post and it reminds me of God's grace in watering our lives with gifts that grow our soul. New books by good authors are on of these ways.New books by favourite authors is always something to get
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Welcome 2017!
I always feel a bit ambivalent about a New Year starting.
On one hand I look back at the year past and feel that I could have done so
much better, so much more. This past year has been a particularly difficult
year for our family. I have battled with health...
Welcome 2017!
Welcome 2017!
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A year of living dangerously
Danger
means many different things to different people. For some it is the adrenaline
rush you get from leaping out of a plane. Others get a rush from chemicals or alcohol
or even new relationship. For others it is their career. My dangerous looks a
little ...
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Yarn along and a good book
I have decided to join Ginny from Small Things over at her Yarn Along on Wednesdays. Why don't you join me. Although I am busy with my Granny Stripe blanke t at the moment, I tend to have more than one project going at any given time, so I will share what I...
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Yarn along with Natural Suburbia
I have decided to join Ginny from Small Things over at her Yarn Along on Wednesdays. Why don't you join me. Just press the button below and it will give you the details. Although I am busy with my Granny Stripe blanke t at the moment, I tend to have more th...
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