Category: General

Global financial crisis – an explanation

Global financial crisis – an explanation

The past few months have been both tragic and interesting as the global financial crisis unfolds. I’ve read countless articles on the topic, contemplated countless predictions and been shocked by the magnitude of the casualties....

Website improvements: Share with…

Website improvements: Share with…

The internet has changed and developed over time. One of the ways it has changed is that is has become much more interactive. Instead of just using the internet to get the information we want,...

Website improvements: Events list

Website improvements: Events list

Relax with Dax is not just about restaurants, but also about what’s happening in Cape Town. In my newsletter I list events for the coming month which I think are worthwhile. Up until now,...

Website improvements: Star ratings

Website improvements: Star ratings

I’ve been spending quite a lot of time lately on the Relax with Dax website, trying to make it more like I want it to be. My efforts are perpetually hampered by a lack...

Unhinged – Surviving Joburg

Unhinged – Surviving Joburg

A connection of mine is making a documentary about surviving Joburg. Judging by the trailer it looks like fun.   Unhinged: Surviving Joburg – Promo from Loveland Plant Hire on Vimeo

Screenings of ‘Simply Raw’ and ‘Escape from Suburbia’

Screenings of ‘Simply Raw’ and ‘Escape from Suburbia’

I read a book called ‘Why food is better medicine than drugs‘ by Patrick Holford. I found the information in the book very interesting and enlightening. I have always doubted the pharmaceutical and supplement...

Restaurants with free wireless

Restaurants with free wireless

I recently acquired a laptop, so now I’m more interested in free wireless internet (sometimes just called WiFi) than I used to be. There are some places that offer internet but you have to...

September 2008 Newsletter available

September 2008 Newsletter available

The September newsletter is ready and has been sent out. You can see it by selecting it from the ‘Newsletters’ section of the navigation bar on the right, or simply click here. Enjoy!

Website maintenance

Website maintenance

I’m busy working on the website, which includes trying out some new themes. So please excuse the mess for a few days. Hopefully the new site will be worth the inconvenience. Thanks Dax UPDATE:...

Crime & Corruption

Crime & Corruption

This is my 3rd and hopefully my last rant. Crime is definitely getting worse, the only reason statistics might indicate that crime has improved is that people don’t bother reporting crimes anymore because the police don’t...