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Fashion Life

Keep it simple: what to wear to family Christmas

December 6, 2018

Christmas time is fun, fabulous and festive. And there are usually a large number of parties that you will be attending during this period. It can be very tricky to know exactly how to dress for each one You might not have enough outfits for every party you are invited to, but for a family Christmas, you will have to look your best (could you get away with wearing a cocktail dress to visit Granny…?). You might not have to…

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Car Family

Stress-free ways to share a family car

October 23, 2018

Sharing a car can be both cost-effective and stressful. Your sibling or partner might have to use the car during the day, leaving you waiting for them to finish their errands and fetch you, or you might feel as though you have to rush your engagements in order to fetch your family. If you have gone to one of the many car dealerships in Gauteng and have found the perfect family car, you now need to know some stress-free ways…

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Car

Pre-owned versus new: what is the right car for you?

October 19, 2018

So, the time has come for you to look for a car. You have spent too many hours in your current one and need a change, but are not sure whether to buy a pre-owned or a new car. You might think that a new car gives you more options or you have had your eye on a zippy little convertible. You might prefer the reliability of pre-owned vehicles because there is the guarantee that they have been maintained and…

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Home

Super simple ways to choose the right bedding colour

October 12, 2018

Decorating your bedroom is one of life’s simple joys. You can create the perfect sanctuary to retreat to after a long day of work with some simple tips and tricks, or you can create a vibrant space to spend time meditating. One aspect of decorating this room is choosing the perfect bedding colour to complement your decor, which can be difficult. You will need to look out for bedding specials that offer bedding in just the right hues for your…

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Money

Where to find great financial advice for a small business

October 9, 2018

So, you want to start your own small business? You might have the perfect idea to bring in new customers, like a niche cat toy company selling handmade cat toys filled with catnip, but starting out on your own needs more than just a great idea. Before you apply for business loans in South Africa, you will need to look for the right financial and business advice to help you on your way. Other than looking online for some tips…

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Home

Signs that it’s time for a new couch

September 28, 2018
Signs that it’s time for a new couch

Bigger homes usually allow you to have two lounges or entertainment sections. This means that you can keep one lounge exclusively for your guests and the other for your own relaxation. But, unfortunately, smaller homes don’t offer such convenience, therefore you need to look after your furniture as best you can. The average life cycle of a couch should be between 10 to 15 years, depending on the quality, but if your couch seems to be playing up because of…

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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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Money

How to sell your pre-used car online

August 29, 2018

Selling your car is at once both exciting and daunting. You will be saying goodbye to an old, reliable vehicle and hello to a brand new, flashier model. But how do you sell your old car quickly and easily? You could trade it in to your dealer, or you could sell it online. Selling your car online is an easy and effective way to sell your car, but there are some things you will need to look out for. Pre-used…

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Money

How to share finances in a long-term relationship

August 29, 2018

Being in a long-term relationship means that you share a lot of things. From hopes and dreams to your greatest fears. It also means that you share financial decisions. This can be anything from deciding on which used cars in South Africa will best suit your current (and future) needs, to choosing a house to buy when the time is right. Sharing finances can sound daunting, especially if you are both independent people, but it can help immensely in the…

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