Made in South Africa

Made in South Africa
Hallo julle!! For most of us SAFFAS, home is South Africa. Your home country is like your mother. This is why we call it mamm...
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Mr Zuma - Your Are Fired!!!

Mr Zuma - Your Are Fired!!!
​Zuma!! Genoeg is Genoeg ne……..Hallo julle!! This is my opinion. "Dear Mr Jacob Zuma, you have embarrassed our people, our co...
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Your Old Rands May Be Worth A Bob Or Two

Your Old Rands May Be Worth A Bob Or Two
Despite the recent collapse of the Rand Exchange Rate, some Rands do buck the trend and increase considerably in va...
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Pickled Fish - Cape Town Easter Tradition

Pickled Fish - Cape Town Easter Tradition
On Easter weekend many Capetonians indulge in pickled fish oblivious as to where the tradition originates from. Pic...
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Expats Bereaving......

Expats Bereaving......
Hallo Julle!!! Ok, we all know being away from our country and our people is hard ne!! Some of us live here in the UK all alo...
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Boere Kos - Home Food

Boere Kos - Home Food
Hallo julle!!Living in the UK as a South African is hard enough ne!! Ons verlang na daai braais langs die pool, saam jou eie ...
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Springbok Surprises Fan

Springbok Surprises Fan
​Springbok Surprises Fan at Home.Suzette Schoeman, a South African living in the UK, has Stage 3 Breast Cancer, and has ...
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Meet 'The Muses' - a breath of fresh air

Meet 'The Muses' - a breath of fresh air
​Meet four drop-dead gorgeous, classically-trained virtuosos, all keen to get as many people on their feet and dancing the ni...
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UK Saffas Get Super Excited For Spring.

UK Saffas Get Super Excited For Spring.
​Hallo Julle!!! Ok, listen nou ne!! Winter in the UK is lekker in November and December, want krismas in the UK is aweso...
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Being South African in a Foreign Land

Being South African in a Foreign Land
​Hello julle!!! I believe strongly in South Africans meeting up, chatting, braaiing etc. It helps... I run a number of F...
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Missing my beloved South Africa.

Missing my beloved South Africa.
Today I am sitting here again, looking at my facebook… ai tog!!! Al die mense wat al die mooi pictures van Suid Afrika op my ...
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Don't Panic!!! UK Minimum Income Threshold

Don't Panic!!! UK Minimum Income Threshold
Don't Panic over the introduction of UK minimum income threshold.There has been a lot of confusion and panic about the minimu...
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AfrikaBurn, as unique as Africa

AfrikaBurn, as unique as Africa
AfrikaBurn, What is it? - and no, its not a hippie braai! well in one sense it could be. AfrikaBurn is the unbel...
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Melktert - History, Traditional, Easy & Cupcakes

Melktert - History, Traditional, Easy & Cupcakes
​Lekker Melktert - the Afrikaans name for 'milk tart'; the classic, South African dessert consisting of a sweet pastry crust,...
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Survival Guide for new Saffas in the UK.

Survival Guide for new Saffas in the UK.
New to the UK!! Well, we have put together an article of things we think might help new SAFFAS arriving in the UK. We asked a...
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Saffa's moving to London, what to expect!

Saffa's moving to London, what to expect!
​I found a recent article on the internet about this subject quite negative and offensive with an injection of...
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Single Holidays - to go or not?

Single Holidays - to go or not?
It's an age of free-will and your fate of boredom is not something that is set in stone. Got any plans? We surely have some…a...
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What does the word 'SAFFA' mean?

What does the word 'SAFFA' mean?
SAFFA is strongly associated with South Africans, but SAFFAevents have taken "poetic licence" to use it more widely defining ...
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