This R20 000 000 Waterkloof home is, basically, paradise

2015-07-22 13:16

Who needs to go to Jamaica to get their groove back? I think I found mine right here.

Load shedding was the surprise at my husband's surprise birthday party

2015-07-16 10:27

Unscheduled load shedding turns a 'worst load shedding experience' into a candle light birthday surprise.

I caught my boyfriend cheating during load shedding

2015-07-15 14:48

Load shedding brought light to more than just a candle for this woman.

Being in the shower when the power goes out feels like a horror movie

2015-07-15 10:35

When the lights go out and you are plunged into darkness, everything feels a bit unsettling...

"My husband accidentally kissed my cousin in the dark"

2015-07-09 09:57

It's not all doom and gloom when the lights go out - some funny and sweet stories can arise, like these.

I almost burned my house down

2015-07-08 10:01

Always remember to switch of appliances during load shedding. Always.

"I'm too grumpy to deal with this" and other load shedding complaints

2015-07-07 12:18

Load shedding can be really frustrating. Our readers relate their most annoying load shedding stories with us.

I accidentally scared my neighbour's kid and other load shedding stories

2015-07-06 15:06

From shadow puppets to unpaid bills, our readers share their worst load shedding stories with us.

How to make your table surfaces as stylish as possible

2015-07-03 12:52

When it comes to surface designs, what you put on your table is as important as the table design. Here are some ideas you can try.

"I actually enjoy load shedding"

2015-06-25 10:22

Some people choose to look on the bright side, even when the lights go out. Here are some of those people.


My mother's birthday turned into a load shedding disaster

2015-07-20 14:58

This woman wanted to give her mother the best birthday dinner ever, but load shedding dampened those plans, and her mood.

My husband's haircut mishap and other load shedding stories

2015-07-15 16:25

From an uncalled for song of happy birthday to playing cards by candle light, load shedding brings moments of mishap to some.

R70 000 000 for this 9 bedroom Constantia mansion? I can’t even deal

2015-07-15 11:21

Over 2 acres of pure beauty with breath-taking views across Table Bay – who wouldn’t want to live here?

13 tips that will make moving much easier

2015-07-13 00:00

We all know moving house can be a headache. Here are a few things to remember.

Lessons load shedding taught me

2015-07-08 10:26

From checking the lights to remembering where you put your stuff, sometimes load shedding can be a real learning curve.

Load shedding ruined my mother's welcome home lunch

2015-07-07 15:31

Treating your mother to a welcome back lunch after she was in the hospital is more difficult than you think - thanks to load shedding.

“Load shedding melted my curtains!”

2015-07-06 15:07

Warning: Always read the label thoroughly when machine washing - especially if load shedding is posed to strike in the middle of your cycle.

Amazing and funny pet ads on Gumtree/OLX

2015-07-06 10:46

Got no friends? It might be that boa constrictor you keep in a cage in your bedroom. Or the nest of tarantulas. Check out these amazing/funny pet ads on Gumtree and OLX.

Transform your bed from average sleeper to luxe hotel bed

2015-06-29 09:33

Getting the right duvet and pillows can drastically transform your bed.

Washing with no electricity or water made me feel like a hunchback

2015-06-25 10:22

We all know how bad it is to have no power. Now imagine having no power or water and a weeks worth of washing to do.

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