• Punch Drunk Laf

    Not Punch Drunk Love. Punch Drunk Laf. For the uninitiated and English speaking, Laf is the Afrikaans word for foolish, mushy, senseless, witless (as in Is jy laf? Are you being foolish?). Well…it`s Spring. And Summer`s starting its` slow crawl up the arse-end of Winter, using Spring as an unwilling mount. Whatever. I wish I was that right now. Punch Drunk Laf. Slightly intoxicated with that heady feeling of flirting shamelessly with somebody who might or might not be appropriate or inappropriate for me (Yes, I know…that didn`t make any sense at all). The thing is … I don`t care that it`s laf and not love. As long as it…

  • Passione

    It`s Tuesday morning and I`m sitting in my office with a big ‘ole smile on my face. So much has happened since I last blogged, but nothing that I am willing to share at this time *smile*. However, suffice to say, I had a good long weekend. I had a days leave on Friday (yes, I didn`t only threaten but I actually followed though). And what do you know, when I walked in this morning the place was still standing. I`m crushed that the office could survive without me. I spent some of my long weekend doing absolutely NOTHING. Impossible to believe, but I willed myself to sleep really late,…

  • *cough* BINGO *cough*

    The first actual person I spoke to this morning was Krisma Boet, a.k.a Bean (*Shorty, the taxi guard, doesn`t count). My conversation with boetie put a smile on my face at his expense *grin*. My brother is a victim of the Corporate Buzzword (as I am sure we all are) and I always kill myself laughing when I hear his title. *grin* The Corporate Buzzword – You know what I`m talking about…the curse of all modern-day corporates. Sometimes the Corporate Buzzword (and it`s terrible step-child, The Corporate Acronym) is created by Project Managers (apologies to all the PM Fundi`s out there!); sometimes it is used (and abused) by lazy colleagues…