Anele’s story

In 2015 I wrote this story down about a worker we had in the laundry at the guest lodge (note, not the Sunninghill Recovery lodge, another business entirely). I came across it today while I was cleaning up my laptop. Anele no longer works for us, but her strangely funny...

The exiter

Very close friends of ours have a beautiful son. I’ve known him since he was a tiny little thing. Marcus is a one of a very rare species: a person who is incredibly good-looking but totally unaware of it, which makes him even more lovely (if that is possible). He...

A deathly blog.

Aug 8, 2022 Staff meetings are never vanilla, whether in corporate, SME’s, church and most certainly not at the Recovery Lodge! . Benjamin Franklin wrote in 1789 that one can be certain of two things in life, and these are death and taxes. . In Africa, we are indeed certain about death, about taxes and...