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Fun things to do with friends in Cape Town

October 11, 2018

Spending time with friends is one of the best ways to unwind after a long week at work. You can get together for a fun night out on the town or organise a dinner at one of the many sumptuous restaurants you will find in the Mother City. There are hundreds of fun activities to choose from, including visiting the best cinema in Cape Town for an indulgent night at the movies. So, if you are looking for fun things…

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Health Life

Summer is almost here: take a moment to refresh and ready yourself

October 9, 2018

The few sunny days we’ve experienced during spring have only made us more excited for the summer to come. With summer around the corner, we need to take a moment to refresh and ready ourselves for a new season. And by this it means putting our health and wellness first. Everybody take a deep breath in… and let it out. Here’s how you can live your best life in the beautiful country of South Africa this summer. Get your health…

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Family Home Life

How to make the transition from the crib to the bed as smooth as possible

September 26, 2018
How to make the transition from the crib to the bed as smooth as possible

Moving your child from the crib to the bed is a milestone moment in your baby’s, and your, life. While some babies grow faster than others, you shouldn’t follow a timeframe from a book you’re reading or online research. Focus on your baby’s growth and let them show you when they’re ready to take their next leap. Don’t rush. Over time, he or she will give you the go-ahead in their actions. Pay attention to actions such as your baby…

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Family Life

Tips when shopping for baby and toddler bedding

September 25, 2018
Tips when shopping for baby and toddler bedding

Shopping for baby or toddler bedding might seem like the simplest task, but think again. When a child is small, they spend several hours on their backs, dreaming of their next nap. So, in this case, the type of bedding they’re wrapped in will play a role in their ability to sleep soundly without disrupting you. Much like any bedroom for children or adults, the bed can make or break the atmosphere you experience in a bedroom. Bedding shopping for…

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Home Life

Cohabiting tips: how to decorate after moving in with your partner

September 7, 2018

So the time has come for you to move in together. You have spoken about it and considered carefully where you will be living, and the excitement is building. But, you are concerned about how you will decorate your new home or apartment. This can be a tricky subject to broach with your partner, especially if you both have very different styles. You should set aside time to speak about how you both want your home to look and spend…

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Home Life

Moving house? Here are some great packing tips

August 30, 2018

People move for hundreds of different reasons. They move to be closer to work, to live with their partner, for a change of scenery or for financial reasons. It doesn’t matter why they’re moving, it only matters that “moving house” requires a great deal of packing and preparation. In that regard, every move is the same. There’s no need to make the move more stressful than it already is. So, to make it easier for yourself and to simplify the…

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Life

Thoughtful gifts for the art lover in your life

August 7, 2018

Giving a close friend or family member a gift for a special occasion is a fun and exciting affair. However, choosing the gift can be a difficult process. Art lovers have a more unique taste than other people, often enjoying quirky decor and unique books about obscure artists who are trying to change African art. If you have an art lover in your life and need to find a gift for them, then below are some tips for thoughtful gifts…

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Car Life

Top tips for road-tripping with friends

July 18, 2018

Going on a road trip with friends is thrilling and can help to broaden your horizons… but only if you are all on the same page when it comes to music, food and destination. If you are planning on going on a road trip with your friends, you will need to be prepared for any eventuality, including running out of snacks before you have even reached your destination. Read on below for top tips for road-tripping with friends. Clean your…

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Health Life

Using essential oils for improved health

July 16, 2018

Improving your health naturally is one of the best ways to live a more holistic life. Using essential oils is one way to start the journey to better health, such as including oils in your skincare routine or diffusing them to relax and unwind after a stressful day.   For an added boost to your routine, you can purchase CBD oil from the UK and integrate it into your daily life. Outlined below are some simple ways to use essential…

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Family Health Life Money

Why young professionals need to consider credit life insurance

July 16, 2018

As a young working professional, there are many financial steps you need to take to ensure that you have a bright future, as well as a stable one. These steps include buying a car, renting an apartment and putting money aside for savings. Another important step you need to consider includes credit life insurance. It is an insurance policy that covers the principal member’s debt in the event of their death or disability. Now, you might be thinking, ‘I am…

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