African Blessings Blog

For The Perfect Catch This Winter

For The Perfect Catch This WInter

The warm summer months have faded into the icy air and frosted grass as the winter mornings take hold over the Rustfontein Farm. The wind puts a chill in the air and the water’s temperature drops to near freezing. We bring you everything you need to know to get set up for the perfect catch

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Autumn Sky

As the Summer rains begin to cease we welcome Autumn at the African Blessings farm. “Autumn shows us how beautiful it is to let things go.” While strolling through the gardens at the farm, it is easy to notice how the bright, vibrant greens are slowly changing into soft yellows. Soon the greenery will ebb

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Dear Human Rights Day

Dear Human Rights, I have decided to write you a letter. You are so important and so valuable that an entire day has been dedicated to you. That brings quite a responsibility with it, as we will all be thinking of you more than usual on that day and we will also all be listening

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Our Annual Pet Food Drive


“Those who teach us the most about humanity aren’t always human.” – Donald Hicks   If you are crazy cat ladies or goofy dog daddies, like us, you all know and have experienced that moment you utter the word “treat” or “food” (or whichever cute name you have decided to call it in your household

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Be your Valentine


Two vultures sat on branches right at the top of a tall tree. They ducked as a F16 fighter plane raced overhead. Such speed was to be envied indeed! The one vulture turned to his friend and said: “Wow! If only I could fly like that!” The second vulture responded, “If you had two tails

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