A young man tells the story of how he was on a Skype call with his parents, from his flat in New York, when they invited their domestic worker of years to sit in and chat with him. The first thing she said to him
South Africans could see the average cost of burying a loved one rise significantly over the next few months. On average the cost of burial is estimated between R30,000 and R40,000, this according to Lee Bromfield, CEO of FNB Life, who adds that the expected
Various shades of blue can be associated with tranquillity, confidence, power and stability. When wanting to spiff up any space in my home with new scatter cushions or vase I am always irrevocably drawn to shades of blue.
Helen Heenan Interiors colour inspiration
"Blue is such a
In the book Dis ek, Anna (translated to It’s me, Anna) Anchien Troskie chillingly tells of the abuse she suffered at the hands of her stepfather for eight years. She called herself Silent Anna as she felt she couldn’t speak to anyone about what was
Every kitchen should have a big pan in it and every cook should learn the art of one-pan wonders.
A big pan is just so inviting, like open arms, it always has an extra serving for one more hungry soul. Especially now that I have teenagers,
“What did you have for supper last night?” “What would you charge to mow all the lawns in your neighbourhood, or wash all the dishes at restaurants in Sandton?” “Explain this function of the business to my eight-year old son.” The interview process is changing,
YouTube has an endless array of gardening hacks, how-tos, tips, and tricks. The problem is, however, that there are countless videos of babies eating lemons and kittens cuddling; and before you know it you will be watching your 17th video of the dog that’s upset because
If you are anything like me you begrudgingly pay your monthly short-term insurance premium and forget about it. Nobody enjoys imagining the different scenarios under which you will need to claim against your home insurance, nor the admin that will be required to lodge and
The prospect of leaving a beloved pet to enjoy a break-away can be daunting. Whether you are taking a short weekend trip or two-week holiday, you need to know that your pets are receiving the same level of love and attention that they are accustomed
A good toasted cheese sandwich is unparalleled. Its delicious decadence is equally loved as a meal or in-between snack. It truly is the comfort food songs could be written about.
Nina Timm, from Easy cooking from Nina’s kitchen, puts a twist on her toasted cheese to make