The Old Country*

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Mercurochrome, 1/2 ounce

Found in the parents' medicine cabinet. This stuff must be ancient - I can't even remember having this administered to any cuts or scrapes as a young child. It was banned by the US FDA in 1998 as it contains rather a lot of mercury. It also stains. The label also carries instructions how to remove mercurochrome stains from skin.

München :: IBM Selectric Typewriter by Eliot Noyes

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Lamb sosaties revisited - and a BBQ event! - Cooksister | Food, Travel, Photography

A recipe for classic South African lamb sosaties (skewers) where lamb is paired with apricots in a sticky marinade before being braaied / barbecued.

a very vintage christmas

Christmas is a funny time of year. It was one of my happiest in a very long time. It's also one of my saddest. However from sad turns of events came some glimmers of treasure. There are a hundred things I want to say about these items, but instead I am simply including the description I wrote to accompany each image on flickr. The rest of the thoughts and feelings will be roaming around my heart and my head for a long time to come. Maybe a small spark of their specialness will translate…

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This Coconut Ice Recipe has won 22 blue ribbons for best slice and is without doubt the most delicious that you will make. Get the recipe now.

Vasco Da Gama Monument, Durban

Monument Clock to the Portugese sailor who passing the coast at Christmas time, 1497 named it "Natal" in reference to the birth of Christ.

Indian Market and Curry, Victoria Market, Durban, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa Stock Photo 1815-39572

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291: 3 Nos Vintage Packs Vicks Cough Drops - Nov 01, 2008 | Classic Edge Auctions in PA

3 Nos 10c. Packs of Vicks Cough Drops; 4" l.; Very Good. on Nov 01, 2008

Hertzog Cookies, or Hertzoggies are a traditional south african cookie

Hertzog Cookies, or Hertzoggies, a delicious blend of coconut and apricot jam, are uniquely South African cookies. The Cookie Pastry: · 1...

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Chunky-heeled Hush Puppies really need to come back into fashion.

Guava Tree Pink Variety

Common name: Guava Botanical name: Psidium guajava Family: Myrtaceae Avg Height X Width: 15' x 15' Origin: Tropical America Season: year round Damage temp: 25-26 F Guava Tree Pink Variety in a 3 Gallon Container. Guava is enjoyed in jelly, juice, pastries and a multitude of other recipes. The fruit can be round to pear shaped, and they are typically about the size of a baseball. The pulp is smooth, sweet, and extremely aromatic. The trees are heavy producers, and will begin fruiting at…

Peppermint Crisp fridge tart - a South African treat - Cooksister | Food, Travel, Photography

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Looking for that long-lost delicious Peppermint Crisp pudding recipe that you remember from your South African childhood? Well, you’ve found it!