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The best heaters for you in 2022

When it gets to winter and we’re in a frenzy to purchase a heater, we often don’t consider all our options. The current price of electricity adds another spanner in the works when considering the most suitable heater for you. So, before you rush out to purchase a heater, take a minute to consider your options below.

Top 6 hottest toys for kids 

To help you out, we’ve sifted through the lists for you and determined what it is that kids these days really want.

Find the perfect gift this Valentine’s Day

Just a quick PSA: you definitely don’t need to be in a relationship to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re going on a first date, curling up on the couch with your friends or going for dinner with your significant other, there’s always a reason to celebrate love, life and laughter.  But, since the stakes are […]

The genius of outdoor kids’ games

Outdoor activities offer your kids all sorts of benefits. Playing outside lets kids keep active, and can boost their physical stamina and fitness.

Let’s get Braai Day underway!

The unmistakable smell of firelighters and charcoal is a sure sign that something special is happening in yards and gardens all over South Africa. Braais are an established local pastime and this Friday, September 24th, we’ll have the perfect excuse to get together with friends and family – it’s time to celebrate National Heritage Day! […]

A barware love affair

Drinking at home is nothing new, with many of us treating ourselves to the occasional glass of wine at the end of the working day. Since lockdown, however, staying home has become the new going out – and that means needing everything necessary to whip up a quick #quarantini.

Good, clean fun!

Play-Doh is basically nostalgia in a bright yellow container: that distinctive smell, the cheerful colours, and endless opportunities for creativity. It’s a fun, simple concept that has been marketed as a children’s toy since the 1950s.

Popular home products during lockdown

I thought I’d shed some light on what South Africans have been buying during these unprecedented times. It appears that some rather interesting trends have surfaced. Everyone has found their inner Nigella Lawson, with high sales of flour and copious pictures of banana bread appearing on social media. There’s also been a significant rise in […]

Isolation (productivity) station

While working from home comes with many benefits such as comfy clothes, saving money, and not sitting in traffic for hours on end – it definitely has a downside. During this period of Coronavirus-induced self-isolation, you may find yourself setting up for your workday in some dark crevice of your storeroom or your noisy dining […]