What really goes down at a traditional Xhosa wedding

A summary of procedures before and after the nuptials.


Get past matric exam papers here!

Practice makes perfect! Find previous years' papers, all in one place, listed according to the examination timetable so you can easily find what you're looking for! 

Fudgy chocolate banana bread

Lusciously fudgy and serendipitously packed with ingredients that are actually good for you.

10 parenting tweets: What moms and dads share on twitter

If you’re a parent with a Twitter account, chances are you tweet about your kids — and often. Some of the things we see are the good, the bad and the very, very cringeworthy.

5 ways to deal with someone peeing their pants in public

It can be very embarrassing when someone experiences 'leakage' in public, but fortunately there are considerate ways to deal with this kind of incontinence.

12 easy ways to spring clean your health

We tend to spend the winter months indoors, cosying up in front of a fire or indulging in delicious comfort foods, but now that spring is here, you may be looking to make a few changes to your lifestyle.

Six tips to curb mindless eating

By consciously ensuring you eat mindfully, you can slow down and restore your attention, making eating an intentional act instead of an automatic activity.

The horrifying way five-year-old girl's parents discovered she was being molested

A therapist advised the concerned parents to search her bedroom.

Blue-eyed Pakistani tea seller becomes an internet sensation

One minute you’re minding your own business, selling tea in a stall, the next you’re a social media superstar.

9 scrumptious burgers to rock your weekend

Nothing says 'weekend' quite as well as a burger and we've got the perfect recipes just for you.

What happens when your water breaks mid-flight?

Many pregnant women make use of air travel, but what are the risks and what happens if your water breaks mid-flight?

How much sex is enough?

One size doesn’t fit all when it comes to sex and pleasure, says Dorothy Black.

Alcohol, lies and deceit: one woman’s triumph over abuse

The intimate and true diary of a woman found locked and trapped in an abusive relationship in a city and country without any support.

How to get into trail running

If you’re an avid road runner but feel it’s time to challenge yourself with a trail run, here’s how to get started.

SEE: Where are some of the most common allergens in SA?

As the end of the year approaches, you’re probably already planning your summer holiday. Here are some travel tips if you suffer from allergies.

Kelly Clarkson on pregnancy: "This will never happen to me again"

She's a mom of two and has come out of the shadows and said she'll never have another pregnancy again. Is this justified?

Premature baby’s heart beats outside his body for the last time

Little Henry's parents captured the incredible footage during his transplant. Please note this clip is not for sensitive viewers.


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