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How to be a hands-on dad
Some may be rather daunted at the prospect of becoming a dad. This could be especially so if your example of fathering was less than ideal. Thankfully much of how you parent can be learnt - and there’s a lot of choice involved. Here are a few steps to get you started. read more »
Hidden Gems: Lanseria and Muldersdrift
You’ve probably driven past it twenty times without the faintest inkling it was there. Set within an industrial development (The Lanseria Centre) that borders Lanseria Airport, Culinary Table hides in plain sight. “Strange location” I hear you utter, well there’s a story behind that… read more »
What can you #doDifferent?
We would all like the world to be a better, fairer, more just world. But how? What can you do? read more »
The Frequency-of-Freedom
After hesitatingly opening up about his journey from Daveyton in the East Rand, to Westdene, west of Joburg, in pursuit of a music dream, musician Malcolm Jiyane explains why he sees Afrikan Freedom Station as his spiritual home for healing and artistic expression. read more »
Running the Giant
Running the Giant were two quality campaigners for change in South Africa. Adrian (Adun) 60 years old, and Andy (growth hacker for Different Life). Together, these two have raised funds and helped change the landscape of philanthropy in South Africa by working with This day was a test of their mettle and getting them ready for their next big fundraising challenge. read more »
Maboneng in the Morning
A journey in pictures through Maboneng precinct in the morning read more »
whatwesaw: A day in Pretoria
A curious observer with a camera in Pretoria on Friday 7 April 2017. read more »
The Soweto Swill
A trip to the Morara Wine Emporium. It’s distinctive because it’s the first and only wine boutique in the whole of Soweto. read more »
A Corner House Chronicle
Bearing silent witness to the evolution of Johannesburg from a frontier town established in 1886, to one of the youngest and newest big cities in the world, its buildings hold many stories. Urban Geographer and Instagrammer Jay Jay Gregory tells the story of what is today known as the Corner House, a stately building in central Johannesburg. read more »
The Other Georgia On My Mind
Photojournalist Ian McNaught Davis went looking for a photograph in Georgia but found a home instead. read more »
When Wine Becomes Wild
Wine takes on a whole new sensory dimension in artist Audrey Anderson’s hands. We chatted to her about the creative process behind her wine paintings. read more »
Second Time Around
We explore a few of Jozi's antique and thrift shops read more »

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