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In music, local is lekker

If the South African Music Awards (SAMAs) are anything to go by, the South African music scene is bursting with talent. Every year the South African Music Awards cherry picks and rewards the best South African music, musicians, bands and the like. Year …

8 movies to keep the kids busy these holidays

Tired of watching Frozen over and over? Barney and Dora getting too much too handle? Here is our pick of 8 animated kid's movies your little ones probably haven't seen yet:   1. Surf's Up A mockumentary-style look at the annual Penguin …

Remembering Robin Williams

Sadly, Robin Williams passed away tragically on 11 August 2014 after losing his lifetime battle with depression and mental illness.   He will be deeply missed by everyone who knew and loved him, as well as by millions fans around the world, …

Spielberg to direct Roald Dahl’s BFG

Hollywood have announced that Steven Spielberg is set to direct an adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic kid's book The BFG. This family favourite is set to be released in July 2016, and has Spielberg and Roald Dahl fans alike incredibly excited. The …

Books with unforgettable characters

For a book to be named amongst the best, it must combine great story-telling with brilliant descriptions of characters and their purpose or goal in the story. This combination is bound to produce a bestseller as well as an unforgetttable character that …

Amazing DIY Valentine gift ideas

With Valentine's day right around the corner, everyone is looking for a special gift that shows the extra effort and thought put into choosing it. Somewhere in the world two friends will receive identical gifts from their unknowing partners because of …

How to make a wooden storage box

Wooden storage boxes always come in handy when you want to tidy up clutter in your home or just to store stuff that you rarely use. They could be expensive, especially when the box is brand new. However, making your own storage box is not expensive and …

10 most popular South African songs of 2013

South Africa has richly diverse music genres, which range from rock to house, kwaito to mbaqanga, pop to hip hop and jazz to fusion. Our compilation of the 10 most popular South African songs in 2013 is a way of celebrating this diversity and of …

Fantastic festive reads

Give the gift of reading this holiday season... …

Choosing a colour for an accent wall

So it's the beginning of a new year and time for some change, the DIY way. If you're thinking of changing your bedroom a little, a quick and relatively cheaply way to make a big difference is to paint an accent wall. You could also change it up a bit with …