Happy New Year! May 2009 bring you health, happiness and success in all you endeavour to do.
I hope you all had a good time last night, however you chose to celebrate (or contemplate!). We are away for a couple of days and spent the evening with friends -between the four of us we threw together a pretty fantastic dinner: a duo of smoked salmon (chowder and pate); roast duck with sauteed Brussels sprouts; and a chocolate raspberry tart. Of course, this was all washed down with the obligatory amount of Champagne How about you – how did you celebrate?
And today, as is the habit of all good South Africans on new year's day, I went to the beach. A prize to the first person who can correctly guess from the picture where I am….