Posts belonging to Category Hogsback

End of the year already!!!

Nooooooo….can’t be….were did the rest of the year dissappear to? I am sitting in Hoggies as I write this where I have come to frenetically make a last final desperate effort to write stuff and develop material for my new project with the COL (Commonwealth of learning). The idea is that I will be focussed […]

Graham & Nicole in Hoggies

At long last we convinced Graham and Nicole to join us here in Hoggies!! Apart from Graham fiorcing us to climb down to the river at a snails pace (his knee is sore) we had a very pleasant day!

Wobbits in Hogsback

During last week I was so fortunate to do a Web 2.0 workshop in my favourite place. It was quite a daunting prospect as Gaylin has asked me to do it for a mixed group of Hogsbakians which consisted of children from the age of 11 to a few hobbits (Hogsback characters of undisclosed age). […]

I am missing Hoggies

I am sitting here in misty rainy Joburg and it makes me long for my favourite place…Hoggies! I have not been “home” for 2 months and I am so homesick. I will be there in 3 weeks time…but it is still soooo far away!!!! Let me go and look at my photographs….

A month in Hogsback

As per usual, I recharged my batteries in Hogsback. I have done an account of Xmas, New year and the generally chill out therapy at my  site. My photo album can be found at  Here is a sneak preview, as they say, a picture tells a thousand words….   _uacct = “UA-3388929-1”; urchinTracker();

Snow in Hogsback

I went to Hogsback for the whole month of July (to write a few chapters for my thesis) in the hope to see some snow somewhere along the way and was getting really desperate by the last week when all of a sudden – it happened. Okay, I now. Snow may be common place in […]