Christmas feasting around SA - where to eat on Christmas Day and Eve

2017-11-17 14:34

Cape Town, Joburg, Durban and Pretoria.

How Black Friday ruined Christmas for SA retailers

2017-02-17 11:49

South African consumers have shifted their Christmas spending from December to November, with Black Friday retail promotions changing their purchasing behaviour.

Zuma to treat thousands of children to Christmas party in Nkandla

2016-12-29 11:40

Thousands of children have arrived at Mnyakanya High School in Nkandla, where President Jacob Zuma will be treating them to a Christmas party.

Is Santa sexist if he gives your daughter a doll for Christmas?

2016-12-23 08:25

Should we be more aware of the type of toys we're buying our kids and those they receive from others?

Wrestling Baby Jesus from my toddler's fingers

2016-12-22 12:13

Travelling abroad with a toddler can be a tad daunting, but there definitely are some golden moments!

WATCH: Episode 6 of the Grand Tour looks cool as ice!

2016-12-22 08:14

The Grand Tour sets up tent in Finland. Talk about a beautiful white Christmas...

Celebs reveal the childhood gifts that got away

2016-12-22 07:55

Who doesn't remember the childhood drama over a holiday gift you wanted so bad it ached but never received

10 Show-stopping side dishes to accompany your Christmas roast

2016-12-20 13:22

These sides will steal the show leaving your roast with second place...

Baked speculaas donuts

2016-12-19 15:03

No-bake Christmas fruit cake

2016-12-14 10:43

Serve with after dinner coffees, or as part of a cheese board with a selection of fine cheeses and fresh seasonal fruits.


This little boy lights up every time he sees Christmas decorations!

2017-11-10 11:09

When this mom took her little boy shopping with her, he got super excited about the holiday season and now, so are we.

Did your kids buy the Santa story again this year?

2016-12-30 15:54

Your child probably knows the truth about Santa – they're playing along for the presents

One man's crusade to bring back the magic of Christmas

2016-12-24 08:41

Hundreds of thousands of Christmas lights have, for more than a decade, been drawing families to the Smeda home, where a history teacher is trying to rekindle the magic of Christmas.

Hilton’s Santa helps kids donate to SPCA

2016-12-22 10:42

Hilton children don’t have to worry whether they’ve been naughty or nice this Christmas because Father Christmas asks only for one thing this year, a donation for the SPCA.

I did all my Christmas shopping with one EFT

2016-12-22 08:01

It’s nice to see the heap of presents under the Christmas tree, but is there not a better way to celebrate Christmas than going on a shopping spree, asks Susan Erasmus.

Braai leg of lamb with chimichurri sauce, pomegranates and cauliflower and zucchini puree

2016-12-21 15:33

If you’re thinking of doing some Christmas meat on the braai then this is a great recipe for easy entertaining. It is low carb and delicious!

Raisethorpe family share their Christmas spirit

2016-12-20 10:35

A Raisethorpe family have showed the Christmas spirit by creating and sharing a festive haven for children in their neighbourhood.

12 Mouth-watering ideas for your festive lunch or dinner

2016-12-14 14:54

If you've ever wondered what to cook for Christmas - look. no. further!

Christmas biscuit tree

2016-12-12 15:24

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