How to throw a Breakfast at Tiffany’s themed baby shower

Some will say it’s for boys only, but I disagree. Gone are the days of the obligatory pink and white theme for a baby girl shower. The Baby & Co, i.e. Breakfast at Tiffany’s theme will make your baby shower memorable and unique. Most women will …

How to host a backyard party

Since it’s nearly summer, it is time to celebrate! Spring means “sun’s out guns out” and of course we want any excuse to have a party! This blog will highlight some affordable and easy ways to make a party to remember, and all in the comfort of your own …

Reflections on mini ovens

Well, I finally braced myself and got one of those mini ovens. As a snobby occasional cook (I cook rarely, but when I cook I cook up a storm, at least in my own eyes), I used to pooh-pooh my friend’s odes in the praise of mini ovens. But then my …

Put it on a whiteboard

One can find whiteboards everywhere: in offices, meeting rooms, school classrooms, homes…   Ubiquitous as they are today, whiteboards were not an instant success when they first appeared in the late 1950s to mid-1960s.   It took them …

The best South African craft beers

Craft beer is taking the world by storm. With over 135 craft breweries in South Africa, it is evident that the battle between macro and microbreweries is no secret. I am delving into the world of craft beer to find the top five microbreweries in South …

Must-haves for your first home

Moving out of your parents’ house can be very daunting. It is also exciting, because it is the start of a new chapter in your life where the word “independence” starts to have a new meaning. All the little things you take for granted like clean clothes, …

Celebrating Mandela day together

Mandela is a name that resonates with millions of people around the world. We know him as a president, a politician and philanthropist. Today however, nearly three years after his passing, Nelson Mandela's legacy remains ingrained in our hearts because of …

Win with City Living | We have a winner

Congratulations to Mr Steve Mathobela . You are the lucky winner a R1200 voucher to spend on comforter sets.   Thank you to all those who participated in the competition and a special thank you to City Living for sponsoring the fabulous …

5 underrated kitchen utensils

5 underrated kitchen utensils We can all attest to buying kitchen utensils and either not using them or buying them for all the wrong reasons i.e. because they were sale.  Here is a list of 5 kitchen utensils that are very useful but …

Townhouse Gardening

Limited space doesn't mean limited creativity; follow these tips to make the most out of your townhouse garden. You may not be blessed with a huge outdoor space but, that should not prevent you from trying out your green fingers. Look no further, we …