I don’t know about you, but SPRING is my favourite time of the year. As a child, I absolutely adored how the fruit trees outside my window would burst into bloom come September. It was like magic; dry branches one day, and a fairyland of colour the next. I can still vividly remember how their…
Welcome to Muddy Boots, a little escape from your everyday world that features my personal experiences with family-friendly travel, leisure and lifestyle activities in South Africa.
I’m a fulltime writer, editor and author; wife to a long-suffering husband; mom to 3 young boys (aged 10, 4 and 1); and pack leader to 2 mutts and 1 thieving Weimaraner who steals (and eats) everything he sees.
We all live together in a little village at the foothills of the Outeniqua Mountains in the southern Cape, where the weather is wild and traffic jams usually involve waiting for herds of lazy bovines to cross the road.