Monthly Archives: June 2014

21 Things Your Burglar Won’t Tell You…

21 Things Your Burglar Won’t Tell You… Burglars always seem like they are one step ahead of you. That is because they are checking your house while you have no idea. They watch it, learn your habits and make sure … Continue reading

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Praat the taal

How do you explain the word “sommer” to someone who is not South African? It’s not only a foreign word, it’s a foreign concept. Perhaps the English never do anything “just sommer”. There really is no equivalent…. “Why are you … Continue reading

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Letter from Zimbabwe

Dipping day, then and now Letter from Cathy Every week in summer and every fortnight in winter we used to round up the cattle and herd them over the road to a neighbouring farm. This was dipping day: hot, dusty, … Continue reading

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