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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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Fashion

Outfit ideas for a Valentine’s Day date

February 22, 2019

Valentine’s Day is a special time for many of us. We arrange romantic dates for our partners (or potential partners) and get dressed up for the special occasion. There is even a special question involved for some, along with a sparkly piece of jewellery. But, it can be difficult to decide on what to wear for a date during the month of love, especially when met with the choice of clothing stores when shopping in Cape Town. You can shop…

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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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Money

Everything you need to know about applying for a personal loan

February 4, 2019

A personal loan is handy every once in a while. It helps you out when you find yourself in a complicated situation. Yet many people, mainly who have never taken out a loan before, often try to avoid applying for a personal loan as they are afraid of debt. However, if you have done your research and are disciplined, a personal loan isn’t as bad as it might seem. And there are financial advisors who can assist you in making…

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Family Home

Simple ways to organise your nursery

January 17, 2019

Planning and decorating a nursery can provide you with hours of fun. You can create the perfect haven for your little one to spend their early years in, allowing them to grow into happy children. One of the most important parts of creating a nursery is keeping it organised and tidy for your little bundle of joy. You should look out for baby accessories that will make the organisation easier. For example, a storage box to store baby mink blankets,…

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Car

Love the extras? Features you need in your car

January 17, 2019

Car shopping is almost as fun as clothes shopping. And for both types of shopping, you are able to choose a few extras to go with what you have bought. For a new dress, you will pick a necklace or a pair of earrings but for a car, you will be looking at smart cruise control, alloy wheels, electric windows or electric mirrors. When you look for cars for sale in the North West and other provinces, be sure to…

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How to use the new Pantone colour in your home

January 14, 2019

A new year, a new Pantone colour. For those who follow the colour institute’s advice to the letter, the colour for 2019 is Living Coral, a fun and punchy bright pink-orange hue which exudes the liveliness of the year ahead. And it can easily be incorporated into your home if you follow some simple tips and tricks.   You can start by looking for lounge suites in neutral colours to offset the vibrant coral tones. Or you could invest in…

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Make the most of your space: Small garden decor ideas

January 10, 2019

When we see a small garden, we often think that nothing much can be done to spruce it up. But this could not be further from the truth. With a little bit of creativity and some helpful advice, you can build a small garden that is big on personality and that feels spacious enough for all your needs.   Start by looking for a picnic bench that you can place in a shady spot, or choose from wooden picnic tables…

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Car

Top tips for buying a car online

January 8, 2019

Car shopping can be as exciting as buying the new NYX eye shadow palette. Not only do cars come in a variety of colours like the eye shadow dows, a car will give you independence and a new sense of confidence (okay, so makeup can do the same, but a car will last longer and is always in style). However, you might not have the time for car shopping if you have a busy schedule. You can, however, remedy this…

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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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