Category Archives: Letlhakane

A Botswana Appetizer

With good friends of ours coming to visit us for the first time, since we have lived in Botswana, we needed to give them a brief introduction to this amazing country. They spent their first two nights at our home … Continue reading

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Nice rain here in Letlhakane

At last the good rains have come. In the last 10 days we have had close to 200mm in Letlhakane at our house and 300mm on The Plot, just outside Letlhakane towards Lekhubu Island. The great news is that it … Continue reading

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Festive Season in Letlhakane

Two Trees My daughter Cailin comes to visit so we camp at The Plot Orapa Game Park Our Chickens Arrive OOPS for someone    

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Dressing the community

With some people leaving Letlhakane and returning back to South Africa I urged them to leave clothes they didn’t want with me so that I could give them to our community at The Plot. They did and we were very … Continue reading

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A weekend of camping at The Plot

This last weekend we decided to get away, well not too far – just to The Plot. It is so quiet and peaceful there that it was just an amazing break. After saying in my last post I was looking … Continue reading

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10 days of being goat farmers

When people now ask what line of work I am in, I now answer that I am a farmer. Then asked what I farm – I say a goat. Well that’s now 2 goats. We went to collect our Toggenburg … Continue reading

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And then came the rain

For over 2 months we have hardly seen the sun – the rain has just been amazing. The rainfall figures (in mm) are just incredible, especially since our average annual rainfall is 250mm: Nov Dec Jan Feb Total Letlhakane 43 … Continue reading

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