Laying Madiba to Rest 15.12.13

There is not much to say that I haven’t already said. A giant has fallen and all of this has left a giant hole in my heart, but more importantly, a giant urge in me to be better, to do better and to be a better citizen of the world…

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Film – Hunger Games: Catching Fire

I was waiting and waiting and waiting for this second installment to come out because honestly, the first film caught me off guard in the best way. Before the film franchise began, I hadn’t heard of Suzanne Collins – I’m a Penguin Classics person myself. But during my months of…

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Film – Thor: The Dark World

Thor: The Dark World is a must for the everyday Thor fan. This means everyone who loves Thor, the Norse god (as we know him), Thor as played by Chris Hemsworth (Ahem) and Thor because, Marvel. Most of all, you want to see this if you like seeing Loki in…

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Film: My life can be summed up in 6 Silver Linings Playbook GIFs

Firstly, Tiffany is my emotional spirit animal and Jennifer Lawrence is a gem. But let’s zero in on the fact that these (below) almost always apply to how I am feeling at one time or another. It kind of creeps me the hell out, and makes me both sad and…

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Heritage Day ’13

  Also widely known as National Braai Day. Local Pub, Local Beer (not too sure how I feel about that), Local Football (little depressing). That’s what I call celebrating what has become our heritage  🙂

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Film: He’s just Not that Into you

Ten Chick Flick cliches that are NOT in ‘He’s just not that into you This should be under the same umbrella as all those funny Honest Trailers. But it isn’t a spoof of itself, just that of other romcoms, so maybe no. But there is some cheesy honesty to both…

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Homecoming Picnic ’13

I don’t usually go to an event where I’m sure I know A LOT of people, especially people from uni. There are too many ghosts. ‘Ghosts’ are people who knew you before you got an actual fashion sense, got a job and  started making good dating decisions, actually ghosts are…

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GP Solar Panel Project

The Gauteng Provincial Government is to spend R11-billion for a large scale roll-out of solar panels on all State-owned buildings across the province. This will result in the generation of electricity, which will be in line with the National Development Plan’s call to implement renewable energy initiatives. Gauteng to roll out R11bn solar…

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Oppikoppi ’13

Obviously, every year I put my body through the same awesome turmoil that is the dusty camping, rocking, falling, drinking, unified, merry mess that is Koppi. This year was no different and a bit different. This year I’m older and wiser… NOT. The Bewilderbeast had me very excited to enter…

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