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Cherry and Pomegranate Pie, From Where the Sky is Biggest

October: a rush to finish off a feasibility report (who said working in the art world was glamorous) and living off very, very fast meals (that Nigel Slater would be proud of, of course) – … 1,175 more words


Rambling rose

Time of the year in South Africa: the old-fashioned rambling rose is flowering and what a fragrance!!!


The World's Biggest Liars

“Oh, we lie all the time!” Gertruida smiles, despite the accusation. Oudoom’s sermon on this Sunday morning had been about honesty and truth, a lecture filled with fire and brimstone, delivered with a trembling voice which lamented the absence of integrity in society. 1,082 more words

Short Stories

A reflection on the referee academy experience

–Everything is cool when you’re part of a team–
This summer Kahlil and I wrote a brief report together for USA Rugby’s annual R&L committee meeting. 394 more words

Year 2 - The Journey Continues

In South Africa: My Experience Overall

This is going to be my master post on this stunning country, you will find all my posts scattered throughout.

Where do you start with trying to sum up South Africa? 872 more words


In South Africa: Some of My Favourite Eats

In Johannesberg:

The Butcher Shop

Nestled in Nelson Mandela’s Square there is a restaurant and butchers, The Butcher Shop. Now you might think by the name that they wouldn’t even dream of catering to vegetarians but think again, they may not have as many options as there are cuts of meat but there is a tasty veggie burger and lots of sides of vegetables. 502 more words