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Women who travel: destinations for inspiring solo travel

July 4, 2018

Travelling is an exciting and unique experience, one that can enrich your life and provide you with cherished memories. However, not many people see travel as something that one does alone but it can be equally as rewarding when you travel solo.   You will experience a place in a different way when you travel alone. It will allow you to immerse yourself fully, without worrying about what your travel companions want to do. If you are interested in inspiring…

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Exercise Health Life

Living a healthy lifestyle is easier than you think

July 3, 2018

No matter which aspect of your life you want to change and make healthier, the key is to do so in small steps. It’s frustrating to know you’re not happy with your lifestyle and that you really want to be healthier, but there is next to no other self-motivation to actually do something about it. It’s difficult to break old habits, it’s easier to stay where you are and complain about everything, and it’s demotivating when you don’t notice any…

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Life Money Work

What to expect from a career in the hospitality industry

June 28, 2018

Working in the hospitality industry gives you an exciting opportunity. You will enter an industry that thrives on creativity and out-of-the-box thinking, and you will also be able to travel to new and exciting destinations. If you have studied hospitality courses, then you will be well prepared for this new life, but you might not be sure of what to expect in the industry. Below is some helpful advice on what to expect in a career in the hospitality industry.…

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Exercise Health Life

How to include yoga in your daily commute

June 27, 2018
How to include yoga in your daily commute

Finding a job in the city will most likely require you to sit for hours in traffic. While it might be frustrating, at least you have your own vehicle where you can make use of those hours doing something productive. Traffic time is precious and should not be wasted. Sure, you might not be able to leave your seat but it’s possible to make way for some de-stressing movements and make driving part of your wellness routine. Here are a…

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Car Life

Do you need a car if you live in a city?

June 20, 2018

Living in a city is an exciting experience. You are able to spend time exploring the sights and enjoying the unique quirks that come with city living, but you will also have to deal with finding a way to get from place to place. Public transport might be ideal for weekend trips to places outside of the city, but if you plan on getting to work on time, then a car is your best option. If you are interested in…

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Family Health Life

Important must-know life insurance tips for new parents

June 6, 2018
Important must-know life insurance tips for new parents

Building a family is an exciting adventure. But, unfortunately, in between the fun, you need to consider the financial aspect of welcoming a little human into the world. From paying for their entire existence in the beginning stages of their life, you also need to adjust your own medical and insurance needs. It may sound daunting, but if you start to familiarise yourself with these important needs, it will give you a broader idea of what your needs are as…

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Home Life

What to look out for when renting an apartment

May 17, 2018

What to look out for when renting an apartment So, you are finally out on your own, looking for your very first apartment… but you have no idea what, exactly, to look for. Should you consider the tiny studio apartment with the great view (but brown water in the bathroom) or should you rather opt for the large two-bedroom townhouse with enclosed garden (but with noisy neighbours)? It can be difficult to choose a new apartment that is ‘just right’…

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Food and Wine Home Life

How to throw the perfect dinner party

May 15, 2018

Throwing a dinner party for your friends can be both exciting and daunting, especially for those of us who are not Bree Van Der Kamp from Desperate Housewives. To throw a dinner party that everyone remembers takes more than simply serving delicious food, it is also about the atmosphere and the enjoyment of the evening as a whole. If you are planning on asking your friends over to share a meal with you, read on for helpful advice on how…

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Life Work

Soft skills you need to succeed in the office

May 15, 2018

When you start your career, you are most likely  aware of the ‘hard’ skills you need, such as typing, computer skills and accounting skills. These are tangible, teachable skills that relate to your career choice. An aspect that many young professionals forget about is the fact that you also need soft skills to succeed in the office. These include effective communication capabilities, interpersonal skills and problem-solving abilities. If you are still unsure about what soft skills are, outlined below are…

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Life

How to travel off the beaten path in your gap year

May 15, 2018

Taking a gap year is an exciting time for anyone, and it involves adventure and escape from the stresses of school and university. However, it can be difficult to know what, exactly, to do on your gap year if you do not want to take the path that everyone else has chosen. Travelling off the beaten path is the perfect way to spend your time, and outlined below are some fantastic ways to have the best gap year you can…

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