Monthly Archives: January 2014

Ina Paarman’s Valentine’s Braai menu

Sparkling Rosé with Watermelon Granita Serves 4 The granita will keep for a month in the freezer and it is delicious added to regular rosé or white wine or sparkling mineral water. ½ cup (125ml) sugar 1 cup (250ml) water … Continue reading

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Scam: warning to older men

A ‘heads up’ for those men who may be regular customers at Bunnings, Mitre 10, Super Cheap Auto, BCF, or any other Blokey type shop. This one caught me totally by surprise. Over the last month or so I became … Continue reading

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A selection of Valentine’s Day poems for you to enjoy!

Through all the changes in my life, your love has remained constant and unconditional. Though at times you may have questioned, worried or wondered… you never stopped loving me. On this day of love I want you to know how … Continue reading

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More Valentine’s Recipes

Strawberry Daiquiri 8 fresh strawberries + 1 strawberry to garnish 4 tsp white sugar 70ml white rum 2 Tbsp strawberry liqueur 50ml lime juice 1. Place the strawberries, sugar, rum, liqueur and lime juice into the base of a cocktail … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Recipes

Classic Champagne Cocktail This decadent cocktail of champagne laced with cognac is perfect for special occasions. Treat yourselves this Valentine. 1 white sugar cube 2 dashes bitters 20ml cognac enough champagne to fill the glass 1. Place the sugar cube … Continue reading

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Tact

A man and a woman were having a quiet, romantic dinner in a fine restaurant. They were gazing lovingly at each other and holding hands. The waitress, taking another order at a table a few steps away, suddenly noticed the … Continue reading

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Hit the floor

BLACK ROBBERS (A True Story) This has to be one of the best emails I’ve ever read… For anyone who didn’t see the episode of David Letterman’s show where this story was told, read this: (And remember it’s a true … Continue reading

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