Aspirant designers encouraged to apply for Gert-Johan Coetzee bursary programme

The Fashion Design Bursary is an annual initiative that is set out to shape the future of South African fashion.

The 26 Coolest Fashion Books to Gift in 2023

We know it's hard to find the right gifts for your loved ones, so we've compiled a ton of fashion and beauty-focused gift guides tailored to a range of interests and budgets. Check out our latest below and find more right here.When it comes to fashion books, there are generally two types: the ones that decoratively sit on a table, filled with beautiful images to leaf through, and those that require poring over the words on every page. Each...

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Heritage Heat: Unwrapping Durban's Timeless Lamb Curry Recipe

How do you prepare a tasty DURBAN LAMB CURRY? Read to find the ingredients you need and steps to follow in order to cook the tasty meal for your loved ones.

What exactly is fragile X syndrome?

"Fragile X syndrome" — have you ever heard of it? Don't beat yourself up if you haven't, because it's quite the rare condition. Fragile X is actually a genetic condition that affects a person's learning, behavior, and health. Thankfully, as mentioned, it is relatively rare, but that also means that awareness is low. Let's change that. Check out this gallery to learn all about fragile X syndrome.

20 career paths you never considered

The job market has come a long way since you were a kid. Some of today’s most popular jobs might have never existed when you were born or graduated from high school. Evolving at lightning speed as a result of technology, innovation, and AI, the job market now offers a host of new careers, opportunities, and ways to make a living. While the leading occupations that will see consistent growth in the next decade include those in healthcare and sustainability, the boom of the gig economy has given rise to out-of-the-box jobs in other sectors. To help you uncover in-demand or unique professions, whether you are a new college graduate or looking to make a change, here are 20 career paths you never considered.

Tips on how to pick the perfect Christmas gift for the person you think has it all

If you don’t know what to buy the person you think has it all, here are a few helpful tips on how to buy the perfect gift.

29 tips for perfect, tasty cookies

All your cookie questions answered, plus some of our favourite traditional and with-a-twist recipes.

Recipe of the Day: Delicious sesame chicken [Video]

When you want a party snack or an easy lunch meal, try this delicious sesame chicken recipe. All of the flavour and crunch in one bite.

Crispy-Crunchy Joy: Baked Rice Elegance at Its Finest

Baked rice recipes vary with oven, type of rice, amount of water, cooking time, and cooking temperature. How do you prepare the timeless delicacy?

5 tips for a healthy Hanukkah

Here are a few health tips to help you navigate the coming eight days and nights of holiday revelry.

Tenderized round steak recipes: different ways to cook it

There are many ways of preparing tenderised round steak recipes. Discover the round steak recipe ideas you can try out for weeknight dinners or special occasions.

The best oils to cook with (and which to avoid)

Sign Compatibility – Capricorn and Libra

Libra and Capricorn, despite belonging to incompatible elements, as Libra is a child of air and Capricorn of earth, have some common points, especially their love for social rules and traditions which they like to follow for greater security and being part of a larger and stable system.

The mighty peach and its origins

We've been eating peaches for millennia. First cultivated in China, this sweet, juicy, and healthy fruit is one of the most popular in the world. Besides serving as food, the peach is also culturally significant. The fruit is believed by many to symbolize happiness and longevity. And the peach has been the subject of books, paintings, and even films. So, are you ready to bite into a slice of history? Click through and find out more about the origins of the peach.

What the Catholic Church doesn't want you to know

15 African-American icons who helped to make America today

Is starting from the bottom a good thing? Durban former cashier shares inspiring story

A 23-year-old lady in Durban who previously hustled as a cashier is currently working her way up in life in the field of logistics. The woman also wants a PhD.

Wondering how to prepare mouth-watering steak? Here is the best tenderised steak recipe

This TENDERISED STEAK RECIPE will ensure that you prepare an excellent steak dish for your family. You do not have to go to a restaurant to eat great steak.

Indian Christmas dinner ideas to spice up your holiday feast

If you are looking to make something different for your Christmas party, then consider trying some Indian recipes.

Wife who wants to sell her house drags estranged husband to court after he refuses to leave until his demands are met

‘I agree with the husband that the urgency is self-created. The fact that the wife desires the matter to be resolved urgently, does not render the matter urgent,’ said acting Judge Clement Marumoagae.

The most peaceful countries to live in

Popular food trends from the last 100 years

Food fashions come and go and nothing highlights this more than digging up old recipes. We look at the most popular dishes from every decade of the past century, from still-loved recipes like clam chowder to forgotten favourites like hoover stew.

Hanukkah: understanding the Jewish holiday

Hanukkah, also referred to as Chanukah, is a well-known Jewish holiday that typically occurs in December, near the time of Christmas. Although some may inaccurately refer to it as "Jewish Christmas," the two holidays have very little in common aside from the time of year. Hanukkah commemorates a significant event in Jewish history and the subsequent miracle that followed. To delve into the true origins of this eight-day celebration and explore how it's celebrated today, click through the galley.

Pantone's 2024 Color of the Year is 'Peach Fuzz'

Peach Fuzz is Pantone's official color of the year for 2024, which also marks the 25th anniversary of the company's annual hue forecasting. "Peach Fuzz brings belonging, inspires recalibration and an opportunity for nurturing, conjuring up an air of calm," said Leatrice Eisman, Executive Director at the Pantone Color Institute, in a statement announcing the news. "Peach Fuzz awakens our senses to the comforting presence of tactility and cocooned...

Your birthstone, and what it says about you

Six ways to refresh your finances this holiday

Wendy Naruses It’s that time of the year when everyone is working on their holiday plans. While this may make you want to head to the gym or start getting ready for your festive plans, holidays are also the perfect time to spring clean your living space, take a fresh look at your financial situation, and get organised. Here are six ways to refresh your finances this season.1. Review your financial goals.Start by reviewing the financial goals you...

Childhood habits that affect your adult life

RECIPE: Strawberries and Pimms Eton Mess

It’s a light and surprisingly refreshing dessert that isn't too sweet and is perfect for a summertime treat.

The Fine Jewelry Brand Hoping to Keep a Hawaiian Heirloom Tradition Alive

Before you actually see Meleana Estes, you'll probably hear her — or, rather, you'll here the clanking of the golden bangles stacked on her wrists. Some of these bracelets belonged to her tūtū (grandma), renowned lei maker Amelia Ana Ka'opua Bailey; others, she's made herself. They're part of a tradition that dates back to at least the 1860s, to Lydia Lilʻu Loloku Walania Kamakaʻeha, later known as Queen Lili'uokalani, the last sovereign of...

African Proverb of the day: 07 December 2023

An African proverb reflects and reveals a community's culture that provides a glimpse into its value systems, beliefs, and ancient folklore

Gyles Brandreth shows off his collection of over 350 jumpers

50 years worth of a jumper obsession lives in the Brandreth basement.

Protect your valuables from burglars with these clever hiding spots

20 time-saving tips for busy mornings

Whether you have children or not, getting up and out the door for a day at work can feel harried—there’s always something to accomplish. But your morning needn’t start with you feeling frazzled. Here are 20 tips and tricks to help you save time every day.

Rules you'd have to follow if you were Amish

A look at McDonald's new top secret CosMc store

The spin-off brand, which is named after McDonald's alien mascot from the 1980s and early 1990s, appears to be emulating Starbucks with a range of colourful slushes, iced teas and coffees.

Who was Person of the Year the year you were born?

Friendship across generations: Connecting with diverse age groups

Friendship has no number. There is no limit on age or generation. When it comes to being friends, shared interests and mutual respect are all that matter. But with all that being said, sometimes it's difficult to have these shared interests across generations. To combat this, swipe through this gallery and find out how to bridge that gap.

Aromatic Sweetness in Every Indian Rice Bite - Tips from Food Blogger

Are you looking for the sweet Indian rice recipes to try out? Worry not; these timeless Indian desserts will elevate your dishes to new culinary heights.

How countries got their nicknames

Nicknames have always been a fun way to express the way you feel towards someone or something in your life. Whether it's your best friend or your pet, chances are you have a special name for them that's not quite the official designation. Maybe someone's given you a nickname, too. Well, it's only fitting that the countries of the world would get the same treatment, and many nations have received or given themselves nicknames that reflect what makes them unique. Some are straightforward, others are more imaginative, but they all reveal something about the country that makes it special. Curious? Read on to learn how countries around the world got their nicknames.

30 businesses you could start at home

20 dishes you can make in a muffin pan

Whether used for portion control or grab-and-go snacks, muffin pans are a great kitchen tool that you can use for so much more than just muffins. Get creative and surprise your family with these 20 muffin-pan dishes.

22 easy noodle recipes for tasty mid-week dinners

From noodle soups and stir-fries to noodle bowls and salads, these recipes are sure to bring you all the cooking inspiration you need.

30 unusual Pringles flavours you've probably never heard of

From pizza to pecan pie, here's a taste of just some of the incredible Pringles flavours that have been released around the globe.

How to get the most out of your island holiday

Embarking on an island holiday is often a promise of sun-soaked relaxation, thrilling adventures, and cultural immersion. At least that's what we'd like to guarantee for you! From strategic planning to hands-on activities like volleyball matches on pristine beaches and exhilarating excursions such as swimming with dolphins or renting a catamaran, we've curated a roadmap for a fulfilling and memorable island experience. Ready? Let's unlock the secrets to a harmonious blend of leisure and adventure, making every moment count in your island paradise.

Plant poaching a rising trend

Sleepless nights for officials battling botanical poachers Many of the targeted Namibian plant species are vulnerable to extinction. Augetto Graig National Botanical Garden curator Leevi Nanyeni has called on Namibians to support the fight against the growing trend of poaching of vulnerable and indigenous plants.Namibia is home to some of the world's most unique plant species, all categorised, catalogued and preserved at the National Botanical...

Tips on how to enjoy eating out at restaurants without breaking the bank

There are ways you can enjoy a restaurant experience without breaking the bank.

20 fun playdate ideas for your kids and their friends

Playdates are a great way for children to learn social skills and make friends. The next time you host one, keep the kiddos engaged with one of these unique activities. They’re sure to get everyone excited for another get-together.

Daily Horoscope: Here’s what’s in store for you today – Thursday, 7 December 2023

Wondering what the day has in store for your star sign? Here's a quick glance at your daily horoscopes, motivational quote and more!

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