The adventures of Jango

Once upon a time there was a very small brown kitten, with enormous white paws, big blue eyes and whiskers like a walrus. He was

Karoo road trip – Route 62

Arguably one of South Africa’s best roadtrip routes, is Route 62. Route 62 meanders from Oudtshoorn to Cape Town along scenic roads that are less

Karoo road trip – Ladismith area

We left the town of Middleburg without thinking too clearly. Our hearts were heavy with unshed tears and we tried to talk ourselves out of

Karoo road trip – Middelburg area

The sun eases into the shimmering horizon. The wood smoke from our braai mingles with the fragrance of the shrubs and grasses.  The ice in


Halloween is a special time to be in the USA. The entire month of October seems to be dedicated to show-stopping decorations something Chicagoans do