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Good Food and Wine Show, Cape Town 2017 #GFWS2017

I recently attended the 2017 Cape Town Good Food and Wine Show. In anticipation of encountering every kitchen gadget known to humanity, I equipped myself with a wallet full of cash and, with eagerness, raced off to indulge in some retail therapy. 1,010 more words



This is one of the funnier old family stories.

My family believes that it documents the first time being a conscientious objector was used as a rationale to get out of military service. 456 more words


A Thank You Note to my most genuine friendships ...

It seems like everyone thinks that out friendship is a phase. That the moments that we shared will become nothing more than memories in the future. 285 more words


Ang gunting ni Ate

Minsan na akong naging biktima ng kuryosidad. Ang malala nito, napuruhan ang buhok ko. Buti na lang pala, sampung taong gulang palang ako noon. Kumbaga, wapakels pa ako sa kahihiyan. 668 more words


The Customer is always right

I used to volunteer as a manager at Oxfam.

One day a customer was arguing the toss on getting a discount on the set price. 457 more words


Reflecting on Four Years of Blogging

What if no one reads my blog? What if someone leaves me a really mean comment? What if I’m criticized? What if my ideas are only interesting to me? 1,275 more words


Doggy style

I was talking to one of my siblings who has a friend with three dogs of varying sizes and shapes who are all an integral part of his lifestyle. 199 more words