Be aware of the Free Gift scam.

I don’t usually post things like this but I feel it’s needed. We all like free things let’s admit that much. So when I got a Sms that a friend of mine had nominated me for a free gift I was super excited. Usually free gifts come with a market related survey you complete and…

The story of a fed up girl! A motivation for us all.

This is the story of your regular, average girl, who got tired and fed up of being tired, lethargic, lazy and unhealthy all the time. Oh, and did I mention overweight… although I don’t think I realised just how overweight I was at the time. I blamed everything for my weight; clinical depression, thyroid issues,…

Have a date with Sally Williams.

I ventured into the recently opened Sally Williams store in Melrose Arch this week. I was delighted at the amount of offerings you could get on a budget compared to most high end ice cream stores. The ambiance is extremely inviting and the decor is tranquil. You will forget where you are and what you…

Day Zero is a lesson to us all!

By Mumtaz Moosa Saley The word day Zero sounds like a movie title for the end of the world. Think world war if you must. If you have been living under a rock; day Zero is the day which Cape Town and surrounding areas are counting down to when taps will officially run dry. A…

Desecrated by Zaheera Walker.

DESECRATED is classified as a contemporary romance by self-published author Zaheera Walker. But, it goes beyond the typical boy meets girl story..it addresses the good and the bad, it also teaches us that it is possible to find love in dark places. Readers should note that this book has an 18 age restriction. Rosina Khan…

Gavin Rajah home collection.

For years Gavin Rajah has been a South African fashion designer. His clothing line is sought after world wide. The Gavin Rajah clothing collection is made with elegance and sophistication. When he announced his home collection range I was excited and awaited it with much anticipation. The moment it was released country wide I made…

Good old fashion Atchaar.

For ages I’ve been looking for that good old-fashioned atchaar the way my granny used to make so not any store bought or generic atchaar would make the grade for me.  This runs deep, fam.  With us Indians, even breakfast is not complete without that moreish carrot or mango pickle. Imagine my satisfaction when I…

School lunch and planning. Tips and tricks.

This holiday has been extremely long, so long that kids are excited to get back to school. Like every mum out there lunch is extremely difficult when making lunch, especially since my son is extremely fussy about school lunch. Let me just tell you my son refuses to eat a lot of things so I…

social media vs depression

Good morning and Salaam to all you wonderful people.  today’s topic I’m focusing on is the challenges series of events facing many people including the youth and adults both male and female social media vs depression.                                      …

Sash Apparel Covered. Modest kids and teens Clothing.

Sash Apparel is an online boutique clothing store owned and run by two mums who are also high school teachers. With a shared passion for English and a common love of bargain fashion finds, Saffiyya (Sa) and Shaakira (Sh) [SASH] toyed around with the idea of starting a clothing business based on their desire for…

Stay ahead of trends this summer with Skylr

THE BRAND: SKYLR Skylr have recently launched an exciting athleisure-luxe brand. What is athleisure-luxe, anyway? It’s a term that both the media and fashion industry have started to use without hesitation, but its root words, athletic, leisure and luxe (luxury) are in fact polar opposites. It’s a blanket term for activewear that’s not really meant…