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7 Home Recycling Tips for Beginners7 Home Recycling Tips for Beginners

Every day we read about the declining state of our natural environment – from plastic in the oceans to overflowing landfills and damaged eco-systems and natural habitats. Every bit helps so here are 10 home recycling tips to start your recycling journey!

#GreenKitchen Facebook Competition#GreenKitchen Facebook Competition

This month we are encouraging our followers to start their journey to a more sustainable lifestyle by reducing, reusing and recycling in their homes – particularly the kitchen! Enter our #GreenKitchen competition for the chance to WIN a KitchenCraft Compost Bin worth R520.

6 Inventions you Didn’t Know were Made by Women6 Inventions you Didn’t Know were Made by Women

Modern technology has brought much convenience, ease and comfort to our everyday lives from appliances to the programmes on our computers. In celebration of Women’s Month, we have pulled up the archives to celebrate the women behind many of the world’s most important inventions to date.

3 Local Businesswomen Making a Difference in  South Africa3 Local Businesswomen Making a Difference in South Africa

Female South Africans have stepped up to the plate and, have not only accepted the entrepreneurial challenge but have dominated in their new roles. From agriculture to law and manicured nails, take a look at how these incredible female entrepreneurs have made a difference in South Africa.

Create More Space

We've searched for ways to de-clutter your home and create alternative storage spaces to ensure that you maximise the space in your home.

Keep your Home Summer Fresh

There is nothing like the fresh smell of summer to re-energise you. Welcome the warm weather and friends and family into your home by keeping it smelling fresh all summer long.

Host the Perfect Summer Party

South African summers mean beautiful sunny weather and calls for outdoor celebrations, but being the host of the party can often be stressful. Make sure you plan well and use our five tips to hosting the perfect summer party.

Summer Recipes

There is no time like summer for festive food, mix a delicious cocktail, fire-up the braai and of course relax after a long year and indulge in delectable desserts.

Décor Trends for Spring

Days become longer and warmer and the air seems to smell fresher and more florally in the early morning. After months of cold and grey it is time to celebrate spring. Spring offers a time for new and inspired creativity allowing you to update your house to feature new trends.

Spring Clean Your Home

Spring cleaning one’s home has almost become a dreaded cliché, but experts say that taking on a ‘Big Clean’ could lead to the wellbeing of you, your family and of course your home, here’s why.