Annual Succulent Plant Sale
SATURDAY 4 JULY between 10AM and 2PM: Annual succulent plant SALE at The Green Cathedral of South Africa: from R 15.00 to R .,000.00 including large cacti and cycads (with permit). 26A De Bruyn Street , Stanford (between Church & Caledon str). Many indigenous (South) African succulents next to some exotic cacti. All ‘descendants’ of the…
YouTube Stanford Part 2
This morning we compiled a slideshow of recently made pictures in Stanford. Most of these are not published in this blog. We added them to our YouTube channel. It’s a low resolution presentation of the village with its nightlife (not much), some of its buildings, dogs and candid portraits of some villagers in the local…
Viva Art Fest
(text copied from Viva Art Fest FB-page) Viva Art Fest Stanford 2013 With great joy and a surprising success we, The Viva Foundation of South Africa, created the world’s first Living Art Gallery in Mamelodi, Tshwane, by transforming actual shack-homes into works of art, with the aim to attract tourism and business to the community.…
Yes; we do like our wines
Stanford is within South Africa an insignificant role player in the wine industry but abroad the wines can virtually only be found in upmarket restaurants and specialized liquor stores/wine-boutiques. That has a reason; don’t you think? Yes, we don’t only like our wines; we love them!!!
And it doesn’t cost you a penny…
It doesn’t cost you a penny but it’s a great idea: starting your own Local Food Heroes in you area. Initiated in Stanford, South Africa, with the idea that this movement should go accross the globe. Buy only fresh locally produced food. Get a group of mindliking producers in your area together and start your own…
One of those Sunsets
Just one of those sunsets along the Stanford Lagoon. This is a visual impression only. The real thing should be experienced on the spot!
Greetings from all who love their school!
Students of Funimfundo in informal settlement Die Kop near Stanford certainly love their school!
The Stanford Moon
Last night’s moon.
Free Range Greetings
Free Range Greetings from Rural Stanford, South Africa
A walk in solitude
Weather forecast for this weekend: ideal for a stroll along or a peddle on the Klein Rivier (‘Little River’) and the lagoon in Stanford. Warm Weekend Greetings from Stanford.