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Yellow House Blog

Enjoy reading interesting articles about Yellow House, the Prince Albert area and life in general.

Of Rain and of Plaasbakkies

Dear Boet,

I haven’t written to you in such a long time. At least we dip into each others’ lives with the odd phone call or message. I hope Jan-Neil is settling back at school after the holidays and that Paula is flourishing at work.

We had spectacular rain and you should see how grateful the veld is. Joubert and I …

Karoo Kitchen Adventures

Dear Boet,

I was thinking of you this morning and wondering whether one would find galjoene in the waters surrounding Britain. Have you tried fishing there? The place in Wilderness where I stayed with Pa and Ma for her birthday had beautiful views of the ocean and of course Pa was reminiscing about the fishing trips the two of you had made when you were still in South Africa…

Kwaai Braai Shisa Nyama

Well-known, popular Prince Albert restaurant EAT at Yellow House Guest Farm has just held a press release during which they stated unequivocally that they will be hosting a KWAAI BRAAI SHISA NYAMA from exactly 14h00 on Saturday 24 September.

This group of braai activists has endeavoured to keep the event peaceful using an all-South African playlist and top quality meat, vegetarian options…

Karoo Time

Dear Boet,

I hope you are well and that Epping Forest is starting to wear its Autumnal robes. Is Paula better and has Jan-Neil started school again? I forget how your holidays work.

The thing I have discovered about Karoodorpies is that things pretty much remain at the same pace that they started out…