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Fashion Life

Gift ideas for fashionista friends

January 25, 2019

Buying a gift for your friend shows that you care. It could be anything, from a small trinket to celebrate your friendship or it could be a large gift to commemorate a special occasion. But, when it comes to choosing gifts for the fashionista in your life, it can prove difficult. Luckily, there are several malls in South Africa where you can spend hours looking for the perfect gift. Start by going to the shopping malls in Cape Town such…

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Life

What is the importance of donating clothes to disaster relief?

January 17, 2019

After a disaster, many people are left with only the clothes on their backs when it struck. And this means that they might not have any clean and dry clothes to wear afterwards. By donating clothes to disaster relief organisations, you can help these people feel more comfortable and warm without having to break the bank. Remember though, that it is better to donate new clothes rather than used clothes. If you are wondering what to donate to charity in…

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Food and Wine Life

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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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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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

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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Family

Eight wedding gifts on a budget

March 31, 2017

It is no surprise that attending a wedding can cost a lot of money. Not only do you need to fork out money for your outfit and transport to the wedding, but the gift as well. Often couples request expensive gifts from a registry, there are plenty of ways to get creative when giving a wedding gift. It isn’t compulsory to buy from the registry. So, think of a thoughtful gift idea which won’t break the bank. With weddings seeming…

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6 Tips for living with your best friend

March 24, 2017

Living with your bestie can have many benefits, not only do you experience sharing the company of your best friend but you learn to share the expenses that come with adulting. However, it’s not always as easy as it might seem. Living with your best friend can do more harm than good if you have both not set up boundaries, rules and have a clear understanding of each other’s roles and responsibilities. Here are six tips for moving in with…

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Life

Packing for a weekend away with your bestie

January 24, 2017

The weekend has arrived and you have decided to hit the road with your bestie. You both feel as though it is time to reconnect and get away from city life for a bit.  You have booked accommodation online and the only thing left to do is all your packing.  You are only going for the weekend, so you don’t want to over-pack. You also don’t want to get there and realise that you have forgotten essentials at home. What…

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Living with a new roommate

January 4, 2017

The new year has started which means it is time to head back to university or college. Perhaps you are heading into dorm life with a stranger or moving into a digs with someone you found online. Whatever it is you are doing, having a good relationship with your roommate is important. The last thing you want is to have screaming fits with your roommate over dirty dishes.   Here are a few tips on living with a roommate.  …

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