I can never be a movie secret agent/spy

We all grew up with James Bond, Ethan Hunt and Kim Possible, so we pretty much all at one point or another imagined living the life of the secret agent. [Insert your name here]. Super spy! I may or may not still get a bit carried away in this fantasy world. Alas! For me it… Read More »

Pass the Word

And make it a strong one. In my worky thingy for the making of the monies, no one pays me to be awesome, I often get to find out what people use as their password(s). As you can imagine in most instances the passwords are weaker than a two day old kitten’s whiskers. And so… Read More »

The Sound of Music stage musical – A sort of review

Last night I had the privilege of taking a gorgeous friend of mine with me to go and watch Sound of Music at Monte Casino. If you’re planning on going to see it, you should perhaps not read this. I cannot guarantee there won’t be any spoilers. Let me start by reiterating that we have… Read More »

The rules of dinner…

…with me that is. By yourself. Yes, just the two of us. If you’re reading this you’re probably considering it. Or you’ve agreed already. What have you done? Are you nuts? I could be a serial killer, a human trafficker or *shudder* a Mormon! Now that I’m done channeling your mother/best friend/husband/talking teapot let me… Read More »

My dick, my brain and my heart walk into a bar…

There’s no punchline. But it does provide a nice start to my story today. We’ll file this under “Shit I write when I’ve had 3 hours sleep and we’re waiting for the coffee to phone upstairs with the wake up call” Some of you might have heard my theory on the triangle of attraction. I… Read More »

What happened to romance?

In the tradition of me only blogging once every year or so, here’s my latest update. Can’t say I’m not regular. And I have something that’s been bugging me for quite some time now. There use to be slow dancing. We’d go out to the little dance club and have a jol. And at some… Read More »

Scream and Shout or February already

*Quick edit* April 2014 – This post has been sitting in draft for more then a year. I decided to just publish it anyway. Some points I did want to get out there Oh man. I need to write. I need to write. I need to write. And as is usually the case when I’m… Read More »

My Samsung fun

Ok, so you might have seen my recent ranting and raving about Samsung and the issue(s) I’m having with them at the moment. Let me give you the full story Saturday, 15 December 2012 Bought a new laptop from the Samsung/Digital Experience store in Fourways Crossing. Check this beast out. Yeah, it’s a decent machine.… Read More »

One thing this morning…

So I’m driving to work this morning and witness the following: On the corner of William Nicol and Sloane, on Sloane coming from of Epsom Downs center, there’s this woman and a young boy, probably around 8, going from car to car begging. The car next to me hoots at them and gives the woman… Read More »

Let’s talk savings

and yes, I mainly mean those monthly money ones. You see, after some thought on the matter and deciding I could be doing better with my hard earned monies, I spent the last few weeks yielding a red pen over my bank statements  (metaphorically)  like a machete hacking at those expenses wherever possible. Of course,… Read More »