Credit Cards in South Africa

The following is a guest post by Barbara Bruhwiler.

Sooner or later comes the moment when you will want to pay for something in South Africa. And then you may ask yourself: What payment options are there, and which are the best?

Well, it depends, I would say. It looks a bit as if it depends on the amount ... 


Your Child Will Need to Purchase Valentines

This post is a bit behind the times, seeing as we’re already heading full-steam towards Easter, but I thought I’d post it anyway in the category of cultural differences.

 We’ve been back in the U.S. for less than a month, and already that dreaded oh-so-American letter has come home from school:

Dear Parents,
Our Valentine Party will be Feb. 14 at 2:00-3:00. The class will be exchanging valentines. ...