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Vintage Bird Feeder
There are numerous uses for old china saucers and plates, which can be found in most charity shops and markets across the country. Doubling as drainage stands for pot plants, soap dishes, jewellery trays and dip bowls, now you can add this pretty bir
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How To Make Friendships Last
By now, we all know that friendship is just as essential, and worthy of our attention, as any other form of love. Maybe it’s the influx of books and TV that celebrate female friendship – think Netflix’s Someone Great and Dolly Alderton’s book Everyth
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Easy Weeknights
Preparation Time 20 minutes Total Time 25 minutes Serves 4 1. Place 200g to 230g thin rice noodles in a large bowl, cover with boiling water and let soak until tender (7 to 9 minutes); drain. 2. Meanwhile, in a large bowl, whisk together 1/3 cup ea
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Ask Vicki
Q ‘Our Airbnb ratings are good on our granny flat, but I want to make them great. Do you have any extra cleaning and managing hacks for me?’ Try these Superhost hacks: human and animal hair is a no-no for any Airbnb, so use a lint roller to do a la
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Books On Friendship Friends To Buy Your
Everything I Know About Love (Penguin) by Dolly Alderton Friendships Don’t Just Happen! (Turner) by Shasta Nelson The Friendship Cure (Duckworth Overlook) by Kate Leaver The Sisterhood (Headline) by Daisy Buchanan The Friendship Formula (Head of Zeus
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For The Love Of Spiced Cheesy Nachos
Spread 1 can Rhodes Quality Tomato & Onion Mix over a layer of nachos chips and add chilli sauce and grated cheese. Place under a hot grill for five or is bubbling. Top with mashed avo, season and serve immediately. Scan here to watch the recipe vid
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GET A good NIGHT S SLEEP
ACCORDING TO OUR RECENT GH MOTHERHOOD SURVEY, more than 70% of South African mothers get fewer than the recommended seven to eight hours of sleep per night. We’re sleeping less than ever and the quality of that sleep is poorer too. Here, we share our
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MEGHAN WERNER @theonista
Originally from New Mexico in the US, Meghan studied public health and policy at Johns Hopkins University before moving to Lesotho to work in the public-health field. In 2011 she headed to Cape Town with plans of travelling further, and never left. A
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In The Gh Kitchen
Q ‘I love a traditional French fruit tart, but I find that the fruit can sink to the bottom. Any tips to prevent this from happening?’ Sunken fruit is a frustrating conundrum, but I’m happy to share chef extraordinaire Julia Child’s clever trick wi
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Switchi Off
TECH-NO! Make your bedroom a digital-detox zone. The blue light emitted by tablets and smartphones causes your brain to produce less melatonin, making it much harder to get to sleep. FOOD FOR THOUGHT Spicy or fatty foods can lead to heartburn, made
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Best Books for Families
This brilliant book teaches your child how to come up with a clever plot so they can write amazing stories. Full of tips, idea boxes and fun stuff. There is a whole series, so you can pick your child’s favourite Roald Dahl story: Matilda, The BFG, Ch
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3 Rad Rooibos Buys
Love hot chocolate but fancy a healthier kick? This chocolate-truffle-infused rooibos tea is a malty sweet treat. R169, Yuppiechef.com Kids love the fruit-infused Laager Tea4Kidz range, especially when made into lollies! R25,95 each, Dis-Chem
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Restful Rituals
BATH A warm bath or shower signals that the day is over and it’s time to start winding down. MASSAGE After your bath, soothe body and mind with beautiful sleep-inducing lotions or creams scented with lavender or valerian, gently massaged into warm s
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Green Your Pet Routine
Not only will leaving your dog’s business where he drops it annoy your neighbours, it can also spread pathogens. Animal waste carries disease, and rain could wash it into the water supply, according to a US study.* Never flush your cat’s waste down t
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10 COMFORT-FOOD FAVES and Healthy Hits
Wrap cocktail sausages in puff pastry, sprinkle with caraway seeds and watch these pigs fly off the appetiser table Grilled cheese meets burger in this epically gooey griddled sandwich Removing the backbone from (a.k.a. butterflying or spatchcock
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Tweed
Whether it’s on a shirt, a dress, a bag or a pair of shoes, this classic Chanel-inspired fabric is our new fashion favourite. Photography: Colleen Coppenhall from DIS Photography.Styling: Amber Barker. Prices correct at time of going to press ■
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Ecofriendly Good Buys
Vondi’s Khakibos Spray will protect your pet from pests and parasites. The solution uses khakibos – a natural tick repellent - and is gentle on skin. R120, Faithful to Nature Dispose of your pet’s mess guilt-free with Earth Rated compostable, vegeta
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GH Cookery Book
GOOD HOUSEKE EPING SHEET PAN COOKING: 70 EASY RECIPES Hungry for more? We’ve got you! This cookery book is packed with tips, tricks and amazingly tasty baking-tray and supper ideas. Get excited for yummy (and mess-free!) weeknight meals. R323, Loot
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HOW TO Winterise Your Skin
You pile on clothes in winter, so do the same with skincare products. Applying a face serum under your lotion, cream and/or sunscreen both morning and night can diminish lines and pores plus firm and brighten, says dermatologist Dr Joshua Zeichner.
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#GHCuteAlert
‘I will do anything for this #puppy. #maltese #GHCuteAlert #dogsofinstagram #nextpaw’ - @jo.lean.922 Tag and caption your best (and cutest) pet moments with #GHCuteAlert on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter, and a photo of your furry or feathered (o
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For The Love Of CHOCOLATE
This grown-up twist on the classic is sure to become your go-to dinner-party pud. It is best eaten on the day it’s made. Hands-on Time 35 minutes, plus chilling and cooling Cooking Time About 1 hour 15 minutes Serves 12 175g cake flour, plus extra
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Good Housekeeping South Africa
EDITOR Sally Emery (sallye@assocmedia.co.za) LIFESTYLE EDITOR/DEPUTY EDITOR Vicki Sleet (vicki@assocmedia.co.za) ART EDITOR Fatiema Johnson (fatiema@assocmedia.co.za) LEAD MANAGING EDITOR Masechaba Mkefa-Hausen SENIOR EDITOR/CHIEF COPY EDITOR Pau
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Inside The Gh Beauty Room
Q ‘What can I do to fix tones orange in my brown hair?’ — AMY H ZIPHO SAYS: An unwanted brassy orange or rust cast can pop up in both blonde and brunette hair because of oxidation, exposure to UV rays and/or chemicals and minerals in water (chlorin
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Your Bookshelf
Johnny, his two brothers Ed and Liam and their wives and kids spend a lot of time together. Things seem fine on the surface until Ed’s wife, Cara, suffers a concussion and can’t stop herself from telling things as they are.... A must-read for Keyes f
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Stockists
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Home Sweet Home
First, and most importantly, how are you doing? It’s difficult to process just how much our lives have been turned upside down these past few weeks. If ever there has been a time to feel grateful for our homes and our families it is now. Each day of
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Shop These awesome Outfits
Point yourself in the right style direction with a pair of chic pointed-toe boots Pair a bright jersey with a mid-length skirt for a romantic take on your winter knit Warm, tonal dressing is a great way to work a rib knit this winter accessories fo
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5 REASONS TO VISIT Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls might not be the widest or the highest waterfall in the world, but it is easily the most spectacular. It crashes a startling 110m, creating a spray that is visible from more than 50km away, along with magical rainbows that add the perf
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101 Updates & DIY Ideas
1 NAP NOOK This amazing DIY project transformed a tricky under-stair spot into a spacious chill zone. To do it yourself, measure up the seating area for both the plywood base and the foam for the cushions. TIP: To prevent any gaps (and an awkward ins
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The Goods
It’s been quite a change in mind-set not having to get dressed to go into the office each morning. I’ve been grateful for comfortable clothes, like my blue-and-white-striped cotton shirt from Miladys. It has a bit of a holiday feel about it too – a n
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