Reviews

9.1

Seneca On The Shortness Of Life

Normally, I would review a book by writing what I think, but this is different. Seneca, or Lucius Annaeus Seneca, AKA "Seneca the Younger", lived almost 2000 ye...

Vegan Pizza @ Col’Cacchio

My feet are starting to get sore, and the staff are starting to look at me. I've been walking up and down this shop too many times to simply not find what I'm l...

Kalamazoo Beard and Facial Wash by Lush

First, off the bat, I like that Lush is against animal testing, and this product is vegan. I'm not vegan, but if I can reduce the amount of suck in the world, e...

Poo-Pourri. It’s time to tame your poo.

This last week we tried out Poo-Pourri, the toilet spray that's supposed to hide the things that are usually impossible to hide. Sure there are other options, ...
9.6

Godel, Escher, Bach by Douglas Hofstadter

Published in 1979, GEB was said to be the next "On the origin of species", and I think it still might be. Even though it's now almost 40 years old, it's a remar...

Del Mar in Camps Bay

Like most years, the beginning bit flies by and before when you look again, you're usually somewhere in March. Because of that I don't feel too bad for this lat...
8.5

Longitude by Dava Sobel

Sailors for hundreds of years could tell their latitude by seeing where it stood at it's highest point in the sky, and then consulting a table, the further Nort...

Stir Food

There is a catering company that's based at Lourensford wine estate called Stir Food. Unfortunately because they choose not to have a permanent address, they c...