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Bowl review

Bowl review

Bowl is a new restaurant situated in The Adderly Hotel at 31 Adderly St. They said they named it Bowl because all the food is served in bowls, but a lot of our meals...

J&B Met review

J&B Met review

This year was my 7th consecutive J&B Metropolitan, and it was a great day, as usual. I have tackled the Met in many different ways over the years, from paying large amounts of money...

Old Biscuit Mill Festival review

Old Biscuit Mill Festival review

Yesterday I went to the Festival at the Old Biscuit Mill in Woodstock which I told you about in the latest Newsletter. The Festival itself was a great success, it was very well attended...

Gallery troubles

Gallery troubles

Ok, so Flickr seems to be giving me some problems. Apparently I can only have 3 ‘sets’ and only 200 photos in my photo ‘stream’ unless I upgrade to the ‘pro’ version at a...

New gallery

New gallery

I had a brainwave, it felt a bit weird ‘cos I’m not used to it. If you look at the menu on the right you will see the ‘Gallery’ link is now gone and...

GM foods not a threat

GM foods not a threat

Recently crop production figures were released for GM crops arounds the world. This article appeared on the iAfrica.com news site yesterday. Here is an extract: “…all the world’s leading academies of science and medicine...

Coda at Bascule bar review

Coda at Bascule bar review

I was a very bad boy and forgot to mention an important event in my latest newsletter. Coda played a little sunset concert at Bascule Bar on Sunday. It was fabulous. Maybe I’m glad...

Safer dairy products

Safer dairy products

I have some good news for everyone (in SA). Clover dairy products and Woolworths dairy products are now Bovine Somatotrophin (rBST) free. You should see a little ‘rBST free’ label on the products. I...

Drink driving part 2

Drink driving part 2

A few people have expressed unhappiness at my apparent endorsment of drink driving is the latest newsletter I sent out. So for the record, the article was written tounge in cheek, we all know...