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October 2017

Life

How to create a 5-year plan

October 27, 2017

Have you ever been asked what your five-year plan is and just end up standing there with a blank expression on your face? Or a quick, “I don’t know” retort? Do you think you’re too young to be thinking about a five-year plan? Do you realise how fast five years goes by? It never hurts to have some order in your life and a general idea on what direction you’re headed in. Especially if your memory and self-motivation skills aren’t…

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Health

7 Pamper party tips

October 27, 2017

Whether it is your birthday you want to celebrate or if you just feel like having a night with the girls, pamper sessions are always fun. It’s an excuse to treat your hands and feet to some well-deserved love without spending large amounts at a spa. Organising a home pamper session with your girls can be loads of fun and a relatively inexpensive event too. Here are a few tips that will guide you in creating an amazing pamper session…

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Car

Questions to ask when buying a used car from a private seller

October 17, 2017

Purchasing a car is a difficult series of events. It’s a lot easier making decisions behind a computer than being faced with the car in person, which is why there are many questions to ask before any commitment.   The secret to buying a car is asking the right questions. Especially with a used car, it goes beyond “how much does it cost?” and “what added features does it have?”. Getting a good deal is more than just price, it’s…

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Life

Things every woman needs in her handbag

October 11, 2017

The world is full of very busy people. Women just lug around a handbag to make sure, firstly, that they look good while they’re so busy and, secondly, that they have everything they need (and may possibly need) to be efficiently busy. The handbag is the ultimate power tool for ladies to be prepared for anything that may, otherwise, disrupt their schedules. Everyone laughs at you for being over prepared until they need their shirt button reattached or a tissue…

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Health

What are the most common skincare problems?

October 9, 2017

When you look in the mirror each morning, what do you see? Your face and skin, of course. It doesn’t matter whether you spend 30 seconds every morning or have a  pre-bedtime ritual, almost everyone has a skincare routine. You might have the best intentions when it comes to taking care of your face, but you sometimes sabotage your skin without realising it. Many people are obsessed with their skins and will do anything and everything to protect it. Your…

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Car

Tips to staying safe on the roads during the holidays

October 1, 2017

We’re closing in on the holiday season. With people putting the finishing touches on their vacation plans, millions will be using South African roads and it’s important that motorists prepare for this busy period. Here are just a few tips to help you stay safe and enjoy your holidays for what they are. Plan your trip Plan your route and map out all your stops, making provision to stop every several hundred kilometres to rest, refuel and refresh (or even…

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