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April and start of a change of season in the Fairview garden (by Desmond)

Posted on Apr 18, 2014 | 0 comments

Apart from the last ten days of sudden summer weather we are really aware of a change of season in George. We quite enjoy the early morning...

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Canadian Buttermilk Pancakes (Guest blogger is our daughter Nelleke Elston)

Posted on Apr 9, 2014 | 0 comments

Does the world really need another pancake recipe, is a good question to ask at this stage… I thought I’d share my story of...

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Restaurant recommendations in George

Posted on Apr 5, 2014 | 1 comment

There is no discount when it comes to paying the bill after a bad meal accompanied by terrible service, which is why you may as well take a...

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South African Garden And Home, October 1998. (Text and photographs by Alex Cremer)

Posted on Mar 29, 2014 | 0 comments

I recently found the old Garden And Home Magazine (October 1998) with the article of our house – talk about blast from the...

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It was a hoot to build the Fairview owl-house (Guest Blogger is our son Alex Benkenstein)

Posted on Mar 11, 2014 | 0 comments

This past December when I returned to my family’s home in George I had an overwhelming urge to take on a project. I’m all for...

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