Will our coating last just four years, or ten?

March 18, 2017

We probably all understand the difference in taste (and experience) between a milkshake that is made with three scoops from a tin, thrown into a glass of skim milk and one that is made by mixing double-cream flavoured ice-cream, maybe with a dollop of flavoured-syrup or added cream. It’s true that we might call both of them a chocolate milkshake, but there is no doubt about which holds the superior…


Expecting the Unexpected when Winter Comes

March 17, 2017

Unpredictable weather conditions have always been a hallmark of the Western Cape, being known originally as the Cape of Storms, and we Capetonians tend to accept the temperamental climate as the price we pay for living in this beautiful and rich part of the country. Recently, however, the ongoing drought has taken its toll not only on the natural environment, but on many man-made structures as well. It is quite…