Author Archives: Peter T

Smile a While!

An Aussie walks into a pub and takes a seat next to a very attractive woman. He gives her a quick glance then  casually looks at his watch for a moment. The woman notices this and asks, ‘Is your date … Continue reading

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The Ghost of Uniondale

She is probably South Africa’s most well known highway ghost. On our recent vacation, we passed through Uniondale and we were told the following story, the inhabitants swear it is true: The story starts on the evening of 12th April … Continue reading

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The Legend of Savuri and the Rain Bull

There was drought upon the land. The clouds that carried the rain sailed high above, not seeming to notice the suffering of Africa. No fruits, no fodder and hardly anything to drink. But then came a day that the rain … Continue reading

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Historical Recipes

The following recipes were named after South African historical events and people and should be preserved for future generations as part of our Heritage. If anyone can add to this list or comment on the origin of the recipes, I … Continue reading

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Letter from Zimbabwe

Dear Family and Friends, After a fortnight away you return to Zimbabwe and instantly know you are home: you can feel it in your heart, sense it in your soul, breathe it into your lungs, see it with your own … Continue reading

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A Mom’s Reply to “Rules for Dating my Daughter”

Lisa R. Petty – Blogger at LisaRPetty.com (Petty Thoughts), Mom, Wife, and all around awkward cat lady Normally, I flip through the interwebs casually and inattentively. I read headlines, glance at cat pictures, and roll my eyes at religious and political … Continue reading

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10 Simple Rules for Dating My Daughter

10 Simple Rules for Dating My Daughter by jonah jones / September 13, 2009 5:50 AM PDT Copyright 1998 W. Bruce Cameron Please do not remove the copyright from this essay When I was in high school I used to … Continue reading

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