Anything can happen and it’s always good to come prepared when something major, like your car dying does occur. In this case you should know how to use jumper cables in case that day comes where you don’t need to … Continue reading Your guide to using jumper cables
Most people are not very tall. Most of us can comfortably fit into small cars for our transport: yet we hardly think that might be a reason to get one. Too often we prioritise flashiness and size, instead of functionality … Continue reading Future features of small cars are becoming mandatory
The majority of car breakdowns can be avoided if owners make sure to maintain their cars and have an understanding of what is likely to go wrong. The main causes of car failure are: Flat or faulty battery Flat/damaged tyres … Continue reading Car failure on the freeway
When vacationing abroad, the normal outings are the ones the kids enjoy. Outings like going to the beach, museums, play parks, water parks etc, but a rather uncommon trip is one to a factory. That’s right. A factory. There are … Continue reading The best factory tours to take your kids on
Power tools are essential to every enthusiastic homeowner. They allow us to take charge of our vision of our homes, so that it can become reality. But, considering the power they have, it also means that we need to consider … Continue reading Safety tips with power tools
Planning parties comes naturally to some people, and to others it is a terrifying and intimidating prospect. Don’t worry, you can throw a great party – and even find the time to enjoy it yourself. Look at the costs from the beginning Don’t just start planning the party without having an idea of how much you can spend and having a vague idea of how much things cost. Planning a budget gives you a good place to start so things don’t get out of hand. Define the kind of party you want What kind of party do you want to … Continue reading Tips for planning a big party (and still enjoy it!)
Flights can be long. Perhaps even longer than long! Your excitement has no bounds as you anticipate stepping off the aeroplane, only to find that you look like you have just been released from an asylum. Your hair is begging … Continue reading Keeping fresh on your flight
For some, there are mother in laws who have established themselves as the Steve Hofmeyr in their relationships with daughter in laws. And how do you even begin to tell dear hubby to-be that his mother is the embodiment of … Continue reading It’s my wedding, back off monster-in law!
When the last child leaves the nest you are going to feel a lot of conflicting emotions. You might waver between pride and anxiety regarding your child’s next venture into life, but whatever your feelings for them, the fact remains that your attention will return to your life sans children. Perhaps for the first time properly in a long time. Perhaps you already have a fulltime job and plenty pursuits and so little will change except for the pang of the loss of your child’s constant presence. But maybe you find yourself wondering what to do with your newfound time, … Continue reading When the kids are gone how will you spend your time?