Three's A'loud

August 2015 articles


Playing it forward

We often complain that our kids are being raised to be unthankful, artificial and shallow. So what can be more important than instilling in our children a willingness to give back? As they say “No one can do everything but everyone can do something…”

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Should I stay or should I go

South Africa. Land of majestic mountains and rolling plateaus. A country with breathtaking beaches and scorching deserts. Birth place of Nelson Mandela, Desmond Tutu and Jock of the Bushveld. We should be proud and delighted to call ourselves South African citizens. Yet, if you read any paper or scroll down anyone’s Facebook newsfeed these days there seems to be an overwhelming sense of doom. We are bombarded by crime, xenophobia, corruption, Nkandla, E-tolls and yet another Afrikaans hit with the word “baby” repeated 79 times…

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