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Make your own DIY herb garden


Janais van Eck If you are looking for some sense of responsibility but aren’t ready for a pet just yet, maybe a herb garden is the thing for you. Having a garden can be an incredibly rewarding experience, if you get it right. Growing herbs isn’t painstakingly difficult but it …

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Gym Etiquette: The Do’s and Don’ts


Natalie Giquel The gym produces an environment where various types of people, for various reasons, come together in this often close-nit space to achieve whatever goals they’ve set out for themselves. Because the gym is such a highly charged atmosphere, there are certain expectations when it comes to the behaviour …

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Winter Skin Care Hacks


Zola Nzimande WINTER IS HERE! While most of us have gathered gloves and socks to keep our hands and feet protected from the vicious Grahamstown cold, a lot of us have forgotten to look after the one thing that really gets us through the winter…our skin. The function of the skin …

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SKIN FOOD: LAVISH – A forerunner in natural skincare


Grethe Swart (IG: @gretheswart) As I embark on my journey of natural skincare, I found a precious gem; a product like no other that nurtures the skin instantaneously . . .LAVISH: smart and sassy natural goodness. Priding themselves on delivering the purest, most natural ingredients available, LAVISH skincare is making …

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Fighting the FOMO


Ciara O’Donoghue It’s Wednesday night. You have a massive assignment due for the next morning, which you haven’t even started. Not only is it two-for-one tonight, but it is also your friend’s 21st birthday. You take a moment to contemplate your life. Sometimes you just have to say no. As …

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