Monthly Archives

March 2018

Car

How to lower the cost of your new, pre-owned car

March 27, 2018

Buying a car is a necessary process at a generally unnecessary cost. But there are decisions you can make that will lower the cost of your new car. Like buying pre-owned, for example. At the end of the day, you need a car that’s going to get you from point A to point B without breaking down or giving you expensive problems. Preferably something that’s going to last and be good to you. Benefits of browsing and buying pre-owned First,…

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Life

Ways to improve your mental health this year

March 26, 2018
Ways to improve your mental health this year

Mental self-care and emotional well-being should be a key priority, especially with work and home environments causing extra pressure on everyone’s lives. Over the years, mental health issues have increased drastically, and since most companies don’t always encourage discussions around this topic, you’ll be shocked at how many people are dealing with depression, anxiety or stress on a daily basis. Having these internal challenges can influence your productivity and focus in every area of your life. Even if you’re not…

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Food and Wine

Kitchen essentials for the home chef

March 25, 2018

Creating culinary delights is one of the joys of being a home chef. Spending time in your kitchen is akin to relaxing in a deep bubble bath with a glass of wine, and you enjoy browsing the shelves of shopping centres in Cape Town to find the perfect kitchen gadgets. However, for those home chefs who are just starting out and want to build their arsenal of tools, read on for a list of kitchen essentials for the home chef.…

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Work

How can computer courses boost your career?

March 22, 2018

Climbing the corporate ladder and improving your career is important for anyone who wants to be successful. One of the best ways to do so is to continually be working on your skills, either by improving the skills you already have or building new ones which you may lack. In today’s modern world, IT courses are a sure-fire way to boost your career, as outlined below. The gap in your knowledge is addressed If you have been working for a…

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Family

Just married: what every newlywed couple needs in their home

March 20, 2018

After the heady excitement of planning your wedding, and the romance of the big day, you are finally able to settle down and think about what you need to buy for your home together. This can be a confusing process as one of you may want to look for decorative items while the other is more practical. To save you from the hassle, the tips below outline what every newlywed couple needs in their home. Bedding sets Having at least…

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Life

Find the perfect matric dance dress

March 16, 2018

Your matric dance is one of the most memorable nights of your life. The decor, the food, the music will all be remembered for years to come, as will the fun times spent with your friends and partner. The most important part of this night is your dress. Choosing a matric dance dress is and adventure in itself, so below are some useful tips for  finding the perfect dress for the perfect night! Dress for your body type When looking…

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Family

Alternative legal options for a single parent who can’t afford a lawyer

March 15, 2018

Life as a single parent can be hard. It’s emotionally and physically draining, and when you can’t afford to seek legal advice in moments of uncertainty, it can put a strain on your finances too. There are some situations which certainly require legal help and advice, but when your budget is tight and you can’t afford it straight off the bat, there are other options to consider before you need to bite the bullet and visit a legal advisor. Just…

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Car

What women look for in a car

March 12, 2018

When going car shopping, women often look for different features to men, based on what is more important to them. Women may consider their relationship with the dealer more seriously than men, and want someone who is going to go on the journey with them. Below are some of the other things that women look for when going car shopping. Same features for different reasons Women will look to power features in a different way to men when choosing a…

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Life

Choose the perfect housewarming gift

March 12, 2018

When your friends or loved ones move into a new home, they will inevitably have a housewarming party. This is a time for celebration, but finding the right gift for the happy homeowner can prove to be difficult and confusing. Below are some top tips to follow when choosing the perfect housewarming gift. Food gifts This may not be the first idea that comes to mind, but giving food gifts can be quite thoughtful. Bringing a hamper of dried gourmet…

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Health

How to use essential oils for better health

March 10, 2018

Living life naturally can result in better health, especially if you combine essential oils into your daily routine. You might think essential oils are mostly used for adding to diffusers or oil burners, but they have other uses and unique health benefits when used correctly. Balance hormones Some oils are beneficial for those who may be experiencing hormonal imbalances. These oils, such as clary sage, can help to balance estrogen, progesterone, cortisol, thyroid and testosterone levels naturally and effectively. Conditions…

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