Hello my Freaky Darlings, I drive a 1997 VW Golf Chico that takes leaded petrol, which admittedly does go against my environmentalist tendencies, but unfortunately I can’t afford a new car that takes unleaded, let alone a beautiful hi-bred. I also know absolutely nothing about cars. Over the last few weeks I’ve noticed that fewer … Continue reading Petrol

The Kamfers Dam Flamingos

I recently watched a report on Carte Blanche (a local news program) about the Kamfers Dam Flamingos. Kamfers Dam is in the Northern Cape and is the only breeding ground for the lesser Flamingos in South Africa. It's now being threatened by raw sewage that flows from a dysfunctional treatment plant - thanks to poor … Continue reading The Kamfers Dam Flamingos