The most difficult discussions we must have are also the most important. One of these has to do with how we wish to end our lives and what should happen after; no one wants to leave their families with making difficult decisions, based on assumptions of what we would like to happen; but, unforeseen circumstances may arise where we will need our families to act as medical proxies and make decisions about our well-beings. South Africa was itself in the news with regard to end-of-life decisions and law. About four months ago, the country dealt with a significant case about … Continue reading The importance of end of life: the law and family
Leading dog experts recommend that you prepare the family dog for when the baby first arrives. Dogs also need time to adjust to a new person in the house and may at first see the baby as a threat. … Continue reading Keeping your baby safe from your dog
Everyone wants to be proud of their bodies. To feel confident in their bikini at the beach. To feel good in their favourite jeans. But so few of us actually do. Many of us are struggling with a little bit … Continue reading The best shape of your life starts right now
So many people choose to become engaged and get married without having any idea what the big day will cost them. But weddings are becoming increasingly expensive. Those costs, and debts, can have a big impact on a new marriage. … Continue reading What does a wedding cost?