27 Jan 2008

Buttermilk rusks and Milk tart


Please click HERE for a South African buttermilk rusk recipe. These rusks are for dipping in a nice cuppa tea!! and not cold milk!! - like one American guy told me he was doing! lol!!




Please click HERE for the milk tart and puff pastry recipe!
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26 Jan 2008

Pretoria


Click HERE to see more pictures about Pretoria.


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24 Jan 2008

Fish Kebabs...Jamie Oliver



Please click HERE to read how to make your own fish kebabs as demonstrated by Jamie Oliver on BBC TV.

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21 Jan 2008

Why the movies love chess!




Please click
HERE to read
about chess in movies and to see Steve McQueen and Faye Dunaway in a romantic scene where they play chess! Did you know that there are more than 1700 movies where chess scenes were used so far!


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18 Jan 2008

Bobby Fischer...poem




Please click HERE to read my poem about Bobby Fischer who passed away today, age 64.
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16 Jan 2008

Corus Chess 2008 round 3 and 4







Please click HERE to play through the games of Grandmasters Carlsen and Aronian's chess game in round 4 in the Corus Chess Tournament now taking place in Wijk aan Zee in Holland and also the game of GM Radjabov vs GM Mamedyarov.

And, on
THIS LINK you can play through the games of Grandmasters Leko vs Aronian and Mamedyarov vs Kramnik played in round 3.


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12 Jan 2008

Corus Chess 2008


Corus Chess is a chess festival in Holland from today till the end of January! Grandmasters and other chess players are taking part.
Please click
HERE TO READ MORE and to follow the games LIVE!



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10 Jan 2008

The South African Women's Closed Chess Championship 2008



UPDATE: Saturday 12th January...Congrats to Carmen de Jager, the SA Women's Closed Chess Champion 2008! Please click HERE for the final results!

Follow THIS LINK to see more pictures of the South African Women's Closed Chess Championship that is currently taking place in Cape Town. Results up to round 4 is available. Round 5 and 6 will be played today and tomorrow at 11 am local time. This championships ends on coming Saturday when the final round, round 7 will be played at 8:30 local time in South Africa. Monique Sischy, 2nd from the right on the pic is so far in the lead with Carmen de Jager in second place. Check the link for the results.
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9 Jan 2008

Baby Queen




Click HERE to listen to these babies singing like queen! This is a real treat and very funny!

8 Jan 2008

African Junior Chess -- Final Results



Please click HERE to view the FINAL results of the African Junior Chess Championship that ended the 6th January 2008.

5 Jan 2008

African Junior Chess 2007




My actual blog is now on Wordpress, so these links will take you there! Enjoy! Read on my site HERE about Jennifer Shahade's visit to South Africa and to read more about the African Junior Chess Championship that's now taking place in Malawi....and ON THIS LINK you can play through a game of Calvin Klaasen (South Africa) and Chofya from Zambia. Klaasen is now 1/2 point behind K Kageih from Egypt.

2 Jan 2008

Chess puzzle and mince pies!

Click HERE to solve this puzzle!






And...click HERE for a recipe about these delicious mince pies!
Enjoy!