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Finding My Nana’s Spirit in South Africa

On May 14, 2015 I saw my Nana in the South African bush. She died May 14, 2014. I may sound crazy, but I am a big believer that dreams are a means of communication. Right after my Nana passed, I had conversations with her in my dreams. Every night for several nights. Then one …

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Finding the Big Five in Sabi Sand Game Reserve, South Africa

When on safari in Africa, all travelers hope to see the Big Five. The term “Big Five” was created by the big-game hunting industry, and it refers to the five most difficult African animals to hunt on foot. These days the safari industry has adopted the “Big Five” as a marketing phrase, and it definitely …

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Amazing Africa!

I just returned from the most epic trip I’ve ever taken in my life-southern Africa! Visiting this region has always been my dream, but cost and distance and logistics have kept me from going. Until now. My husband and I honeymooned in southern Africa for two weeks, visiting South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Botswana. It …

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South Africa-The Dream is Coming True!

I am so, so, so excited to finally get to say that I’m going to South Africa NEXT MONTH! It doesn’t even feel real, although my credit card statement tells me it’s very true. I remember when I was in middle school I told my mom that I was going to go to Africa for …

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