Christmas gives 900 babies to SA

2015-12-28 10:57

Baby Khwezi Mlaba, who turns three days today, is among more than 900 ­babies across country who blessed their parents with their births on Christmas Day.

Family, feasting for some

2015-12-24 09:28

Ahead of Christmas on Friday, The Witness spoke to people from all walks of life to find out their plans for the day.

Cookie cutter mince pies

2015-12-18 09:34

Serve with chilled bubbly, mugs of warming eggnog or a cup of proper English tea.

Chris Duncan: Nigeria Black Monday. Uncertainty continues.

2015-12-08 09:39

In his latest entry, South African expat Chris Duncan can't wait to head back home for the festive season but leaves with a mood of uncertainty in the air.

WATCH: This beautiful Christmas ad will have you in tears

2015-12-02 07:56

German supermarket company, Edeka just released the most heartbreakingly beautiful Christmas ad that will make you sob.

Cinnamon and pumpkin bundt cake

2015-11-23 10:44

Perfect as a teatime treat or dessert with a dollop of Mascarpone.

How to survive Christmas

2015-10-04 15:41

There are 82 days left before Christmas and if you want to survive it without your wallet taking a pounding, now is the time to start planning.

What your kids really want for Christmas

2014-12-24 10:29

There's something they want far more than an iPad or toys.

5 Christmas movies that will make you love your familly!

2014-12-19 15:30

The dysfunctional families in these movies will make you feel better about yours!

Stores fight back amid online delivery delays

2014-12-19 11:00

The Christmas rush is exposing the limitations of internet-only retailers, allowing Europe's shops to fight back with "click and collect" services.


Christmas spiced mini cheesecakes

2015-12-24 10:06

These festive nibbles are so easy to make!

Plastic Christmas trees sales soar, but some still prefer the real thing

2015-12-23 12:25

Many homeowners have shifted from buying traditional live Christmas trees, and now prefer the faux trees, which are cheaper and can be reused.

It takes discipline to manage finances

2015-12-17 11:00

Local consumers are taking a step away from ­luxurious Christmas spending and instead opting for necessities.

Matthew Lester: The dreaded festive Ds – 13th cheque, broke in Jan

2015-12-07 13:28

Matthew Lester examines the mood swings around the festive season as the immediate joys of a 13th cheque are soon beaten away by the tax man.

Frozen eggnog

2015-11-23 10:56

Perfect for a dessert drink or treat over the festive season.

Milk stout chocolate festive fruit cake

2015-11-18 12:00

A very easy boiled fruit cake recipe with the Castle Milk Stout Chocolate giving it a lovely depth of flavour.

Blueberry And Lemon Curd Trifle

2014-12-26 15:06

Make these individually in beautiful glasses.

The Beckham kids to visit Santa Claus this Christmas

2014-12-23 07:00

David and Victoria Beckham arranged to take their four children to meet Santa Claus.

We celebrate Christmas with local band December Streets!

2014-12-19 12:55

It's Christmas and we got to celebrate it early with The December Streets.

Watch the epic prank John Krasinski played on Jimmy Kimmel

2014-12-18 06:00

Watch the hilarious 3 year prank war between Jimmy Kimmel and John Krasinski.

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