The joy of online shopping

I have always loved to shop and by shop I don’t mean grocery shopping. I mean the type of shopping that is considered to be...

5 ways how HIV is transmitted 

The 1st of December is World Aids Day and while HIV/AIDS is still the very real threat, great strides have been made in understanding...

8 tips to get you through the festive season

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Yes, it’s South Africa’s annual shutdown (except for retailers, restaurateurs, emergency services and insurers that really...

‘Tis the season to be spendy

The next couple of weeks are the peak buying season of the year. Keeping in mind our national recession, we look at ways to...

5 reasons kids need experiences (and not things)

Many of us are in search of a more minimalist life. We’re building capsule wardrobes, decluttering our kitchens and doing away with material objects...

Having a blast on a budget

The money pinch is more real now than ever before, with the petrol price on a continued upward trajectory. You have stripped your budget...

6 ways to reinvent summer with drinking yoghurt

Just because yoghurt has been around in some form or another since 5 000 BC, doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy a modern twist on...

5 questions growing families should ask when choosing medical aid

It’s all very well flying by the seat of your (jean) pants when you’re part of a newly romantic couple. Let’s face it: as...

8 ways to grow environmentally aware children

The holidays are almost here and parents will soon be looking for fun ways to keep their bored children occupied. We have found some...

6 festive season financial hacks

With the rising cost of living and the festive season around the corner, personal finance management is becoming an increasingly top-of-mind priority for South...