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You are invited to the Absolute Mama #BEPROUD Women’s Campaign

August is National Women’s month in South Africa with Women’s Day being celebrated on the 9th of August which was first celebrated in 1995. This is the perfect opportunity to celebrate our achievements and the important role we have played and continue to play in South African society. The Absolute Mama #BEPROUD Women’s Campaign During … Continue reading You are invited to the Absolute Mama #BEPROUD Women’s Campaign

Teach your children to have self-respect

Imagine holding a big juicy orange in your hand. The fruit feels heavy and cool and you excitedly anticipate enjoying what it has ‘inside’. You know for sure that the orange, when squeezed, will only produce orange juice.  You do not expect, nor will you receive, apple, pear or even grape juice, right?  This is, … Continue reading Teach your children to have self-respect

ANIA HAIE launches 2019 campaign

Fashion-forward UK jewellery brand Ania Haie are delighted to announce the launch of their 2019 campaign. Following on from their successful first year, Ania Haie are continuing to rapidly grow their presence in international markets and deliver trend driven jewellery for fashion-savvy consumers. The fresh-faced 2019 campaign highlights the key fashion trends for the year … Continue reading ANIA HAIE launches 2019 campaign

Ancestral paths revealed at the Cradle of Humankind

South Africa is an endless land of discovery that often reveals and adds a new richness to our heritage every now and again. Learn more about the evolution of humankind by taking a trip back into time at the Cradle of Humankind.By Tamara Toti Packed with historical and ancient fossils, the Cradle of Humankind is … Continue reading Ancestral paths revealed at the Cradle of Humankind

Turmeric, The Golden Spice: Benefits & Nutrition

By Mariza Halliday You might have seen those beautiful yellow turmeric lattes being whipped up in coffee shops, turmeric poached eggs being served for brunch and the magic golden spice being added to smoothies and ginger shots all around the world. What gives this new “it” ingredient, it’s rock-star status? You might know Turmeric as … Continue reading Turmeric, The Golden Spice: Benefits & Nutrition

Do certain foods affect your mood?

Eating your way to a happy 2019. Turn that frown upside down with wholesome foods from mother earth. By Taryn Dekel We all know how junk foods and excess sugar can affect our bodies, but did you stop to think about how food can give you a proper pick me up? Instead of the temporary … Continue reading Do certain foods affect your mood?

Let’s save the world and our health with the superfood known as pulses!

The first-ever World Pulses Day took place on 10 February 2019. This date will now be known as World Pulses Day every year going forward. As we have all learnt by now, pulses include dry peas, lentils, chickpeas and beans. Pulses are nutritious and sustainable sources of plant-based protein, a staple food for a healthier … Continue reading Let’s save the world and our health with the superfood known as pulses!

The Scoop on Potty Training

Everything you need to know to help your toddler transition from nappies to the looBy Lori Cohen You’d love to be able to strike nappies off your monthly shopping list, but it’s hard to know when the time is right to help your baby make this milestone move. When will your tot be ready? According … Continue reading The Scoop on Potty Training

CHICCO serious about car seats!

Whether you’re expecting your very first baby or shopping for a lively toddler, one of the biggest decisions you will make as a mother is what kind of car seat to choose.Luckily Chicco has spent 61 years as an integral part of several generations of families lives and have mastered the fine balance between safety, quality, functionality and style when it comes to … Continue reading CHICCO serious about car seats!

The Chocolate Festival is back!

Chocolate, chocolate and even more chocolate! That’s what you are guaranteed to find at this year’s Chocolate Festival. Heaven for any sweet tooth fanatics, this two-day chocolate extravaganza takes place over the weekend of 31 August and 1 September (10am to 4pm daily) at The Woodmill in Stellenbosch.  Expect to find a chocolate line up … Continue reading The Chocolate Festival is back!

Pulling out all the stops at this year’s Franschhoek Uncorked Festival

Bid farewell to the Winter blues and swing into Spring by heading off to the picture perfect Franschhoek Wine Valley over the weekend of 14 and 15 September for this year’s Franschhoek Uncorked Festival.  What better excuse to explore one of South Africa’s premier wine destinations, whilst uncovering a fine selection of wine gems from … Continue reading Pulling out all the stops at this year’s Franschhoek Uncorked Festival

Better breakfasts for a better week

Whether you are a grade 1 learner, a CEO running a business empire, an office worker or a mother on the run, you can’t perform at your peak without a proper, nutritious breakfast. This year began with worrisome weather and precarious political conditions, but there is one thing you can take control of – your … Continue reading Better breakfasts for a better week