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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Thu Jan 31, 2013 2:55 pm

NetEk,

So glad you managed to post your stunning pics....they are beautiful. :clap: :clap:

Those colours of the Mopani worm are beautiful. :dance: .....
NetEk wrote: The locals dry them and use them in stews and sheba (tomato & onion mix you eat with maize porridge (mielie pap)

....Don't think I will be having sheba :hmz: ... :lol:

Thanks for sharing. :thumbs_up:
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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby NetEk » Thu Jan 31, 2013 3:25 pm

not the best pic but here's one for you Trrp.

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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Thu Jan 31, 2013 3:31 pm

Thanks you NetEk :gflower:

My extended family are really very special.... :lol: .... :thumbs_up:
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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby NetEk » Thu Jan 31, 2013 3:35 pm

I'm just posting pics no really story, (maybe I'm just bragging) :wink:

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I'll go to the archives and post some more. Maybe I should start a new thread as it won't be December then..

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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby NetEk » Thu Jan 31, 2013 3:39 pm

Trrp-trrrrrrrr wrote:Thanks you NetEk :gflower:

My extended family are really very special.... :lol: .... :thumbs_up:



My 6 year old daughter loves you familie. Everytime we're in the bush she looks for her Trrp-trrrrrr friend (maatjie) Yes she actually uses the name Trrp-trrrrrrr, and she ensures me it's the same individual that visits every year.....
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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Thu Jan 31, 2013 3:48 pm

NetEk wrote:My 6 year old daughter loves you familie. Everytime we're in the bush she looks for her Trrp-trrrrrr friend (maatjie) Yes she actually uses the name Trrp-trrrrrrr, and she ensures me it's the same individual that visits every year.....


:k ...For your sweet daughter sent from her friend (maatjie.)
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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby Timbits » Sat Feb 02, 2013 3:06 am

Thanks for the ID on the mopani worm. The locals can have my share, thanks. :tongue:

Great photos. Please keep posting.

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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby Meandering Mouse » Sat Feb 02, 2013 7:03 am

Netek :D I love your pictures. :clap: :clap: :clap: :clap: I love your subject matter. Your pic of the little snake was particularly beautiful. What a sweet looking little reptile.

The giant earth worm send shudders down my spine, but your little snake had a very different effect.

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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby NetEk » Mon Feb 04, 2013 7:24 am

The workers was moving some gravel and call about the Large Earthworm they found when I got there I show the earthworm had eyes and a tongue so I had to rescue it from becoming fish bate.

I will post some more pics once I have loaded them all on Flickr I will just put dates with them as they all won't be December this year.
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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby NetEk » Mon Feb 04, 2013 7:57 am

when it's green it's green.

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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby NetEk » Mon Feb 04, 2013 7:58 am

Yours Truely and the Great grey greasy Limpopo. (old photo from the dry season)

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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby NetEk » Mon Feb 04, 2013 8:26 am

Moon rise.

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I think I have drunk to many liters of Limpopo water. I have a love affair with that river.
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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby NetEk » Mon Feb 04, 2013 8:34 am

The humble beginnings of the tree top walk years ago.

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And after:

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And from the animal side: (dry season)
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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby NetEk » Mon Feb 04, 2013 8:40 am

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the sun setting ( the view I got engaged to, how could I say no, 10 years still happely married with 3 little "monkeys")
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Re: Photo's from Big Muck in December.

Unread postby Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Mon Feb 04, 2013 9:30 pm

NetEk,

Stunning pics of the Moon, scenery and sunset breathtaking :thumbs_up:

Thanks for sharing. :popcorn: :popcorn:
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