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I remember the first time I saw an entire section for beef jerky in a South African grocery store (think: Deli section at Kroger or Giant). It’s usually only for sale at the checkout counter in the USA. Biltong (as its called) is very popular here. Locals are quick to tell you it’s not called […]

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MJ - 31 August 2012 - 9:23 am

I tasted a small piece. I didn’t like it much. She insisted it was because I didn’t eat a dry piece, so she gave me 2 more pieces. I ate one and said thanks (and through out the other one after walking away). I’m not a fan of beef jerky, but it tastes the same to me. A Slim Jim on the other hand … good stuff. :)

MIssy - 31 August 2012 - 8:34 am

Not very appetizing looking…how is it???


Meet my neighbor – an exceptionally large great dane. I have no idea how he got into Mozambique honestly. He is most certainly not local. He’s normally at the fence, sticking his nose through to greet me (or perhaps tear my head off) when I walk by. Today, however, he (and the house security guard) […]

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Shelby - 24 August 2012 - 9:21 am

He is really cute. Great Danes are the BEST.


My friend and photojournalist, Peter DiCampo, started a blog Everyday Africa where he (and other photojournalists) post pictures of Africa which they took with a phone. Here’s a short blurb about the blog: And so it seemed that the other photos I was making simultaneously – on a silly phone with a silly “app” – […]

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Becky - 16 August 2012 - 10:16 pm

How about a picture of where you were when you wrote this? <3