school holidays

School Holidays On A Tight Budget

School holidays are a kid’s favourite time of year. But for parents they can be a nightmare. Two to three weeks of constant nagging for extra pocket money may eventually leave you ready for your own holiday away from the…

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Where To Celebrate World Day Of Theatre In Joburg

Why celebrate theatre? The International Theatre Institute, its members, theatre professionals, theatre organizations, theatre universities and theatre lovers have celebrated World Day of Theatre since 1962. The day is celebrated in honour of all those who appreciate the art of theatre…

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Q & A With Artist NovaWoolf – On “The Path To Integration”

  Q & A  with NovaWoolf Can you elaborate on the title of your new collection “The Path to Integration?” Sure. The collection traces the journey of integrating the self. It is about recovering from domestic, complex trauma. It is…

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Explore Kensington – One Of Joburg’s Oldest Suburbs

A Little Bit About Kensington The Kensington suburb was established by Max Langermann in 1897 amongst the hilly slopes to the East of the city centre. Roads were laid in 1902, bringing an influx of families into the area. The…

Exploring Queen Street’s Antique Boutiques

Kensington’s Queen Street is lined with craft shops, collectible boutique stores and an array of restaurants. We recommend taking a full day to go exploring down this eclectic street. There is almost always something new to be discovered at the…

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Where To Shop For Band T-Shirts In Joburg

Cotton On For anyone just starting out their band t-shirt collection, Cotton On is the place to go. Their graphic tees are mostly generic, featuring classic rock bands like The Rolling Stones and pop icons like Madonna and Michael Jackson.…

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Top Tutoring Companies For Kids In Joburg

Teach Me 2 Teach Me 2 is a private tutoring company that specialises in hands on, one on one teaching. Their tutors are carefully screened and must provide an up to date police clearance certificate before being accepted to the…

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Jozi’s Nut Butters Spread Goodwill In Joburg

Who Are Jozi’s Nut Butters? Jozi’s Nut Butters was started in 2013 by Oasis South Africa, an NPO dedicated to bridging and empowering underprivileged South African communities. Their delicious, organic nut butter recipe was developed by two American team mates.…

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Where To Catch Midday Music Concerts In The City

Going to a lunchtime music concert may seem like an activity only meant for music scholars or theatre critics. But, the average joe could enjoy the soothing sounds of a jazz band or forty piece orchestra just as much. In…

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Keeping Your Mental Health In Check – Practicing Self Care

Mental health awareness is not the taboo subject it once was. However, the reality is that anxiety and depression are on the rise across age groups, ethnicities and social standings. Thankfully, there are ways to combat these illnesses, ranging from…

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The Waterfall Market Launches At Mall Of Africa

Joburgers love curated food, art and beverages. We just adore having things tailored just to our personal liking. Artisan markets are therefore becoming increasingly popular. These fun-filled family events are also the perfect way to unwind on the weekends. With…

digestive health

Digestive Health Benefits of Pre-biotics and Pro-biotics

Maintaining healthy gut bacteria is a game of fine balance. We must firstly understand all the factors that may affect the our digestive tract. Then, we must learn to treat our own bodies accordingly to our individual needs. Keeping up…

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Free Museum Tours In The City

Museum Africa Museum Africa is the ultimate Joburg museum experience. Situated in the heart of jazzy Newtown, it offers a unique Afrocentric perspective on all things historical – from the first African civilisations through to our more recent politically volatile…