Sign of the times

Sign of the times

A new sign has been posted on the road to Klipopmekaar and most of the old farm signs have been replaced with newly branded orange signs. Thanks to Cornelia Schlechter for making the bright and delightful signs. Thanks to Sploosh for the design. And thanks to Paul for your help with re-fashioning the old caste […]

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Fascinating perspectives on the history of Rooibos

Fascinating perspectives on the history of Rooibos

Victor Harley, a Malmesbury-based fine knife craftsman and artist, recently gave me a copy of an interesting excerpt from a book titled “In the Land of Afternoon” which was written by Lawrence Green and published in 1949. Although the racial terminology of the times doesn’t sit well with one, it is nevertheless fascinating to learn […]

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