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the make-over of Shanty 21

Posted on Dec 27, 2013 | 2 comments

  When our children were still in school they formed a band and,  as you know, a band needs to practice. When you grow up in a house...

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when Winnie and Robert came to stay…

Posted on Dec 11, 2013 | 0 comments

Certainly one of the joys of running a guesthouse, is that you never know quite who will walk through the door… One of my favorite...

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5 rules for a tidy linen cupboard

Posted on Dec 7, 2013 | 1 comment

  About a year ago my daughter introduced me to the joys of Pinterest. What an amazing way to organize your thoughts, plans and to...

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about house rules and Dachshunds

Posted on Nov 25, 2013 | 0 comments

One of the sites we market on, just asked to give the ‘house rules’ Which had me thinking… In the end this is what I...

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visit the gardens of the Garden Route

Posted on Nov 23, 2013 | 1 comment

So often guest will arrive at Fairview Historic Homestead and exclaim how lovely it is to finally see one of the gardens of the garden...

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when one is two and two is one and when things go wrong, they go wrong

Posted on Nov 10, 2013 | 0 comments

Last Saturday evening we went to bed early as we only had one couple staying – only to be cruelly awoken at 11.45 by the gate bell...

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