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Respek

RE-SPEK is nie ‘n repie varkvleis nie Lomé Louw Lielie se Oupa en Ouma bly in ‘n aftree-oord.  Elke jaar met Ouma se verjaarsdag speel Lielie vir haar ‘n spesiale stukkie op die klavier in die aftree-oord se eetsaal.  Meeste van die ander ooms en tannies wat

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Lily and the ants

Lily and the ants Lomé Louw “Lily, what are you doing?  Just look at the kitchen floor!” scolded Mommy. Lily was carefully lifting spoonsful of tiny ants out of the sugar bowl while sitting on the floor.  All around her were sugar crystals.  The floor was a

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Lielie en die miere

 Lielie en die miere “Lielie, wat maak jy?  Kyk net hoe lyk die kombuisvloer!” raas Mamma. Lielie sit plat op haar agterstewe terwyl sy een vir een miertjie met ‘n lepel uit die suikerpot skep.  Reg rondom haar lê suikerkorrels gestrooi. Die vloer is ‘n TAAI gemors.

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When giving away is fun

When giving away is fun! Lomé Louw Lily sits on her bed and looks at all her dolls. Before today she has not realised how many dolls and teddy bears she has. Her whole bed is full of teddy bears and in a way she loves all

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Kuns en verbindings: ingeperk?

Helena van der Nest Inperking (Lockdown) het onverwags en vinnig gekom. En vir die eerste keer in ‘n jaar het ek tyd gehad om aan my eie skilderye te werk in plaas van om ander mense te help met hul kunsprojekte. Tegnologies het die grendeltydperk ‘n paar

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Art and connections: locked down?

Art and connections: locked down? Helena van der Nest Lockdown came quite unexpected and suddenly. And for the first time in year I had time to work on my own paintings instead of helping other people with their art projects. Technologically lockdown came with quite a few

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As weggee lekker is

As weggee lekker is! Lomé Louw Lielie sit op haar bed en kyk na al haar poppe.  Voor vandag het sy nooit besef hoe baie poppe en teddiebere sy het nie.  Haar hele bed lê vol teddies en op ‘n manier is sy lief vir hulle almal. 

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Lily in the Hospital

Lily in the Hospital

  Lily in the hospital Lome Louw Illustration: Helena van der Nest   Lily does not feel her old bouncy, friendly self today. She is feverish and feels fearful…   She does not fear ghosts because she knows that ghosts can be scared away with a BOO!!

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Clay – the magic for development

Clay – the magic for development

Clay – the magic for development  Alma de Wet Occupational therapist   The goodness of clay   Most likely parents have noticed that when Baby turns his head, the arm on the facing side straightens. This is due to a specific reflex action and is considered as

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The open door – with the other parent on the other side

The open door – with the other parent on the other side

The Open Door Cobie Odendaal   “Dinosaurs Divorce”. With this book by Laurie Krasny Brown on my lap, surrounded by my pre-schoolers we sat cross-legged on the carpet – I had decided to start a new chapter in my life.   A divorced woman (swear word). A

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