Tag Archive for Noordhoek South Africa

Ycademy Seminar April 2017

Bianca Gubalke Photography and Design

How to set up a Facebook Author Page The focus of this month’s webinar is on the creation of professional Facebook pages beyond the usual profile page we all set up the moment we join the gigantic social network. While profile pages are ideal to keep in close contact with our family and friends, Facebook offers…

Flowering Wild Pear

Flowering Wild Pear Image by Bianca Gubalke

Flowering Wild Pear Spring officially started on 21st September 2012 – and just on time the flowering wild pear caught my attention in my garden in Noordhoek, South Africa. Flowering Wild Pear While the flowering wild pear with its beautiful fragrance resembles the ‘real’ pear tree in full bloom (Pyrus communis), it is not related…

Little Monster in my Garden

Agamid (lizard) in my garden in Noordhoek, South Africa

Little Monster in my Garden One of the many wondrous ‘side effects’ when living a life close to Nature and focused on a Green Environment is that one observes also the little things… and here I was totally blown away by this little monster in my garden: a baby blue lizard … in more scientific…

Green Energies Website

Wedding Website Image by Bianca Gubalke Design

Green Energies Website Now that the Wedding Website is complete – with the exception of Part 3 to be added later this year after the additional wedding ceremony in Las Vegas – my focus is on preparing a Green Energies Website for a leading market player in the field. Green Energies Website Designing a Green…

Cape Cobra in my Studio

Cape Cobra in my Studio in Noordhoek, South Africa

Cape Cobra in my Studio Believe it or not, this morning I was visited by a Cape Cobra in my Studio! I was working on my computer when I heard a strange noise. I knew I was alone, so what could that be? It sort of sounded like a tortoise… but in my studio? Hmmm……

Experimenting with Photoshop Filters

Lavender & Acacia Photo by Bianca Gubalke, Noordhoek, South Africa

Experimenting with Photoshop Filters While there’s nothing better than a good picture or photo to start out with, we should regularly be experimenting with Photoshop Filters and Tools to know what they do and to see the effects we can achieve. It’s just like playing the piano every day… so here’s my original lavender and…

Christmas Gift Fair 2011

Christmas Gift Fair 2011 Great News: the Christmas Gift Fair 2011 will be held at Monkey Valley Resort in Noordhoek, South Africa, from 9 to 11 November 2011! Christmas Gift Fair 2011 What a great idea to escape from the city buzz of Cape Town and do your Xmas Shopping in a fun and relaxed…

Map to Monkey Valley Resort

Map to Monkey Valley Resort by Bianca Gubalke Web Design

Map to Monkey Valley Resort There are many ways to Monkey Valley Resort in Noordhoek, South Africa… and there’s a map showing you how to get there and what the environments look like – so you can recognize them immediately. Visit via the Virtual Journey we created a while ago as a Map to Monkey…

Good bye Steve Jobs

Good bye Steve Jobs

Good bye Steve Jobs Opening my Safari browser a few minutes ago just made my heart stop for a few moments: there he was, one of the true visionaries and movers of our digital era, a man who has transformed the way we communicate on the mobile web and this with incredible style, efficiency, functionality…and…

Good Morning from Noordhoek

Good Morning from Noordhoek

Good Morning from Noordhoek Finally, here’s today’s joyful  greeting for you: “Good Morning from Noordhoek!” Good Morning from Noordhoek After losing Internet connections completely last night at 8 pm and only getting them back early this morning, there was no early going out as it was raining. Once the clouds lifted, I went out with…