Thoughts of our capital city don’t exactly conjure visions of an exotic holiday destination. However, chances are good that you are going to have to cross the “boerewors gordyn” (boerewors curtain) at least once in your life to visit one of Pretoria’s many embassies, educational institutions, hospitals or sporting facilities. In recent years Pretoria has shaken off her...Read More
Far from the hustle and bustle of fast-paced home-improvement stores are a few local companies that team up with artisans and creatives to create bespoke tiles for clients who are looking for something special. I dive deep into the world of carefully curated tile selections that offer customers unique collections sourced from exotic destinations and our own backyard. I got in touch...Read More
Eco pools have been growing in popularity in recent years as homeowners and businesses look for a more natural alternative to chemical and salt chlorinated swimming pools. We spoke to Dr. Jerome Davis, Bioengineer and Director of EcoPools about how eco pools work, how to convert to an eco pool and the types of plants most commonly used in and around a natural eco pool system.
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For June, we have chosen three super flu–fighting soups for the winter. The Broccoli soup is filled with nutrients; however, it also includes a whole cup of cream! This is the best soup if you are a broccoli lover. However, if you are looking for something with more substance, meaty and wholesome and no cream, you will not go wrong with the Avgolemono soup.
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Musician, composer, producer, animal lover and adventurer, Ann Jangle has been performing music across Africa and Europe for over twelve years. After living in Germany for two years, her return to South Africa and the adoption of her furry best friend, Kevin set Ann Jangle on “the most ambitious journey of her life” – cycling, woman alone from South Africa to Kenya to raise...Read More
June is the month of youth and remembering the impact young people can make. Spending quality time with your kids and investing in their interests means you have an opportunity to be involved in the ever-changing digital world that young people inhabit. One of these changes is the growth and development of Esports. 2020 was a major year for the Esports with the number of South African...Read More
“Is it plastic”? This is one of the most common questions 3D printing engineering company SQ4D gets when it comes to 3D printed homes. With the promise of cutting waste, reducing time on site and addressing housing shortages globally, some see 3D printing as the answer to many of the world’s problems. 3D printed homes are here and we share what we know about this...Read More