Riverfields revamps: five pot-plant ideas that will help your plants blossom

  • 18 July 2019 | Tumelo Buthelezi

Before seeds can blossom into marvellous plants, they will need good soil, water and sufficient sunlight. If you are growing them in your yard (or inside), you might also want to put some of them in flowerpots. Here are some amazing ideas on how you can titivate those containers.

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Keeping your living room alive in winter

  • 29 June 2019 | Tumelo Buthelezi

Unless you are the Man of Steel, you probably don’t appreciate coming home to a living room that feels like a fortress of solitude in the middle of a snow-ridden area. No, we mere mortals like the rooms dedicated to everyday use to be warm and comfy, thank you. Here are some useful tips on how you can keep that space hospitable in winter.

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Top soup recipes this winter

  • 21 June 2019 | Tumelo Buthelezi

There’s just something about soup that makes the battle with shivers, chattering teeth and runny noses more bearable in winter. You can make this liquid dish using vegetables, meats or spice mixtures and come out with a pot bubbling with flavours to clear away the winter blues. Here are some of the most warming, hearty and nutrient-rich recipes.

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Five healthy drinks everyone can enjoy in winter

  • 31 May 2019 | Tumelo Buthelezi

While the fridge holds on to your favourite cold drinks for the winter, don’t limit your beverage options to just tea and coffee. Here’s a list of warm and healthy drinks you can enjoy during this coughing and wheezing season.

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Top five reasons to have lemons in your house

  • 20 May 2019 | Tumelo Buthelezi

Ever thought about using lemons for more than just making lemonade or to enhance the flavour of the fish you’re about to eat? They have so many benefits that experts could give you more than 60 reasons why you should grow a lemon tree in the backyard.

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Furnishing a modern house with antique decor

  • 07 May 2019 | Tumelo Buthelezi

A lot of people have precious items that have been in the family for generations. Old framed paintings, vintage wall clocks or antique furniture may have sentimental value, but what happens when they become outdated?

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Important things to remember during load shedding season

  • 29 April 2019 | Tumelo Buthelezi

From the businesses we run to the daily activities in our private lives, we use devices and appliances that to feed off the flow of electricity. But what can we do to protect these valuable items when the power goes off?

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Five soaps you can make at home

  • 29 March 2019 | Tumelo Buthelezi

Are you looking for another DIY hobby that will help you create more organic produce? Then maybe it’s time you learned how to make your own soap.

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Top tips for creating the best braai for your home

  • 18 March 2019 | Pakamani Nombila

There are a few things that make a house a home and one of these is the braai area, especially in South Africa.

Braais in South Africa are synonymous with family time. It is where every so often on weekends and public holidays, friends and family get together to socialise and eat.

Below, we’ve outlined steps to help you create the perfect braai area for your home …

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Home decor trends to look out for in 2019

  • 27 February 2019 | Tumelo Buthelezi

Trends are life’s special way of reminding us about the importance of progress. Without trends life would stagnate and we would be trapped in a loop of redundant repetition. The introduction of fresh ideas into our homes saves us from an insipid existence and allows us to leave behind what’s old and outdated.

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