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Pop the question: Romantic proposal ideas in Cape Town

February 25, 2019

Valentine’s Day is a day which is usually full of romance. And this makes February the month of love. You are likely planning on spending time with your partner, whispering sweet nothings into each other’s ears, eating delicious chocolates, and watching your favourite rom-com (The Notebook is the perfect choice, everyone knows that…). But, sometimes this time spent together is meant to be just a little more special. You might want to propose to your partner, and this means that…

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Family Life

Why you should go to the movies as a family activity

February 22, 2019

Going to the movies in a cinema can be a thrilling experience. And it can bring back some fun nostalgia for parents enjoying time with their children. Some of the movies playing today are perfect for an afternoon family outing and can strengthen the bond between parents and children. Plus the popcorn is pretty tasty no matter how old you are.   You should look out for the movies now showing at cinemas to find one that your whole family…

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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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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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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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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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