DIY AND THE BIRTH OF LOCKDOWN LOGIC

Allen Petrie - Greenhaus. As frustrating as the past month or two have been for most of us, It’s always a good idea to see the positive in anything. “When life gives you lemons”…and all that.


When people talk to me about what life is like overseas and how much better “First World” countries are than South Africa, I almost always have the same argument. “Yes, things just work over there but here in South Africa, we have something nobody else has. It’s referred to as “gumption” by some, “fortitude” by others but mostly, we say “’n Boer maak ‘n plan”. Here in South Africa, we have such a diverse approach to almost any problem that we have many more ways to solve it than most other people. - ** read online