Reviews

The Best Of 2015

2015 was a great year! Here's the top highlights from the blog: Places Visited Pot Luck Club It was an incredible meal, with a refreshing twist - each menu...
8.5

Identically Different by Tim Spector

There was once a man named  Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, who said that individuals can pass on traits they'd developed during their lifetimes. The classic example of ...
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Tintswalo Atlantic, Welcome Back!

In March, earlier this year, mountain fires raged on the Cape Town Peninsula. The Cape Town Cycle Tour had to be drastically shortened.  Ash fluttered down on c...
9.5

Catch 22 by Joseph Heller

The world seems to be split in two when it comes to the book: those that adore it, and those that abhor it. It's one of my favourites. This book in a nutshel...
4.1

Prince Shaving Cream by Lush

I don't enjoy shaving, because I have to do it or after 4 days I look like a Derelicte model from Zoolander, and because despite shaving for almost 20 bloody ye...

Pot Luck Club

I wanted to really impress the lady, so on our "first year dating anniversary" we went to Luke Dale Robert's Test Kitchen. It was one of the great meals of my l...

Flipping Out With Helicopters

I worked for as a while a rope accessman, hanging from the top of oil rigs, grinding away bolts with my life-sustaining ropes only centimeters away. I did this ...

Steenberg Golf Estate

Steenberg Estate has been one of my favourite places to go to with friends for a bite to eat and some great wine, and for years I'd driven through the gates, tu...