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Questions To Ask When Cleaning Out Your Closet

Questions To Ask When Cleaning Out Your Closet

What should you consider when doing a little closet makeover? We can all be a little sentimental when it comes to our clothing. For instance, I still have my matric dance shoe… yes, shoe! I left the other one at the after party and, for years, have senselessly allowed a single shoe to take up precious closet space. I...

Sneaker Season Is Here

Sneaker Season Is Here

It might be sneaker season all year round, but we especially like to rock our sneakers when it’s chilly outside.   Visit Spree and Le Coq Sportif. Images: Spree and Le Coq Sportif.

Learn How To Get Rid Of Dark Circles

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Mild swelling, puffiness and dark circles under your eyes in the morning can make you look older than you really are. Do these simple things at home to make them disappear. Dark circles are a discolouration under your eyes and can be caused by ageing, crying for a long time at night, lack of sleep or sinus problems). Essie...

Five Tips For Taking Your Pets on a Road Trip

Five Tips For Taking Your Pets on a Road Trip

What would a holiday be without your four-legged furbaby? Keep their special needs top of mind while you plan your next road trip. Our pets work hard to protect our homes and us, and wait long, lonely hours for us to come home after work. Taking them on vacation with you is a great reward for their loyalty and...

Three Remedies For Period Pains

Three Remedies For Period Pains

You might think you know when your next period is due, but sometimes it can catch you offguard when you don’t have your emergency toolkit with you. According to the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, “more than half of women who menstruate report some pain from period cramps for a day or two each month.” While period pains might...

The Story Of Darfur

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Poems allow people to express feelings and ideas through rhythm, rhyme and imagery. Emtithal “Emi” Mahmoud uses poetry to spread understanding and advocacy for refugees and disadvantaged communities. Mahmoud writes poetry of resilience to confront her experience of escaping the genocide in Darfur. According to worldwithoutgenocide.org, the “Darfur Genocide refers to the current mass slaughter and rape of Darfuri...

Dare To Be Cool In The New Retro

Dare To Be Cool In The New Retro

There’s nothing better to take you back in time than something that’s retro. From fashion, buildings and cars, you’ll feel young and cool all over again! Remember the popular VW Camper ice-cream van we would run after as it drove through the neighbourhood when we were little kids? Well, Volkswagen has brought it back in the form of a ‘futuristic self-driving...

Jo-Anne Reyneke Breaks Vows

Jo-Anne Reyneke Breaks Vows

The ravishing actress and beauty brand ambassador shares her journey into the entertainment and her role in ‘Broken Vows’. Her beauty and sense of humour will captivate any audience watching her. The actress is back on our television screens as Thandi, a wedding planner workaholic, who is burdened with her family’s dark secret. Reynecke’s onscreen talent defies her childhood...

Enjoy A Jozi Staycation

Enjoy A Jozi Staycation

If you’re a Joburger, why not enjoy your Easter weekend in the City of Gold instead of heading out of town? It makes perfect sense! South African roads are busy during the Easter holidays, so avoid heavy and dangerous traffic and look for something a little closer to home. Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton, in the heart of the business hub,...

Florals For All Seasons

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Florals are often associated with spring and summertime, but they can be worn throughout the year and still look amazing. Pretty Florals Shirt (Khaki Green), Queenspark, R599. You can wear this floral top and pants and look as corporate as ever in the office. African Florals Hoodie (White), RIP CURL, R184. When it’s cold outside, you can be warm and floral inside. Floral Scarf...