5 tips for cutting dead ends in your life

I recently read this on Facebook: It spoke to me for two reasons: 1) I had just recently cut my hair and could immediately see how much healthier my hair was looking, especially after all the heat damage and breakage it had been through and 2) I was particularly struggling with the cutting of dead ends in various other aspects of my life. Firstly, I … Continue reading 5 tips for cutting dead ends in your life

How to love yourself

It’s that dreaded thing called Valentine’s Day a.k.a the worst day for us singletons and it’s one of the days you’re most likely to wonder why you don’t have anyone special as yet. BUT why should you wait around for someone else to love you when you can shower yourself with all your own marvelous lovin’? Here’s how! Take yourself out on dates. You make … Continue reading How to love yourself

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6 predictions for SA craft beer in 2018

South Africa’s craft beer industry has expanded on a massive scale in the past few years going from around 50 breweries in 2012 to over 200 today, as noted in the Spring 2017 issue of On Tap. So where to from here in 2018? Here are 6 predictions from guest contributor, Eben Uys! 1. Established craft brands will push for more shelf space, visibility and … Continue reading 6 predictions for SA craft beer in 2018

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Where to celebrate South African National Beer Day 2018

3 February is South African National Beer Day and even though we never quite need a reason to celebrate beer, we have one and it’s so worth it! To be quite honest, most breweries, bars and restaurants just didn’t make any effort. I mean, who really wants to do a tour of your brewery or do tasters? No ways – we want to drink and … Continue reading Where to celebrate South African National Beer Day 2018

Fast food deals to help you stretch your rand this Januworry

If you know me then you know that I’m all about bargains and even more so when it comes to fast food. With payday still a while away for most of us, here are some fast food deals to help stretch your rand a bit further until then*.   Wimpy Buy 1 get 1 free Mondays: Buy one Banger Brekkie (2 Eggs, 2 Rashers of … Continue reading Fast food deals to help you stretch your rand this Januworry

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3 steps to becoming a craft beer drinker

Whether you’re into craft beer or not, we’re all too familiar with the growth of the industry in South Africa over the past few years with craft beer becoming increasingly available at restaurants, bars and liquor stores across the country. Despite its growth some of us are still hesitant on getting into it because we just never thought we’d drink beer but are still somewhat … Continue reading 3 steps to becoming a craft beer drinker

How to have fun and not splurge until payday

January can be a bit of a tight month after all the festive season spending but who says you can’t still have fun? Here’s how you can still have fun and not splurge until payday.   Enjoy the outdoors with a picnic Since I’ve moved to Cape Town, I haven’t been on one picnic. Apparently, it’s not a Cape Town thing. But do these Capetonians … Continue reading How to have fun and not splurge until payday

5 things I’ve never tried – but need to in 2018

2018 is the year I’ve set aside to do all things I haven’t done before: I’m all about no longer holding myself back, being braver and being more adventurous – a goal I set last year but never quite got around to. So, here’s a list of the 5 things I’ve never tried but need to in 2018 – and you are welcome to remind … Continue reading 5 things I’ve never tried – but need to in 2018