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Megan Richards

It’s the first week of January, usually the time when everyone talks about New Year’s Resolutions. According to Forbes, one of the most common New Year’s Resolutions is giving back to charity and doing more volunteer work. If you follow me on social media, you would have seen my involvement with the Santa Shoebox project, one of South Africa’s most loved children’s charities. This project has grown in leaps and bounds since it began in 2006, giving away a total of 958 835 Santa Shoeboxes to date. The shoeboxes are distributed

In some popular movies and TV shows, you can often hear characters say that the one who said that money can’t buy happiness didn’t know where to shop. This is for sure a question worthy of debate since people from different backgrounds will answer differently. However, the topic was so interesting that it became a project for the scientists who wanted to get proof of the connection between these two. It didn’t take them long to draw conclusions on the way money influences our everyday life, and whether or not

What makes a location Insta-worthy? This is the question many millennials are asking themselves when choosing where to go on holiday. In fact, surveys show that 40% of people under 33 years old now factor in how ‘Instagrammable’ their chosen destination will be before booking their flights. So, what makes something Instagrammable? The truth is that a combination of beauty, popularity, originality and cuteness all factor into what makes a photo Insta-worthy. Sometimes it can come down to the search algorithm, and at other times, one picture is capable of

It’s no surprise that looking after our bodies, minds and souls has a big impact on how we feel about ourselves. Simple lifestyle changes like learning to eat well, reducing stress and exercising regularly are fantastic ways to boost self-confidence over time and are the self-care building blocks that can help you maintain a positive lifestyle long-term. Here are just four ways self-care can boost your confidence:  Self-care makes you feel good  Taking the time to look after yourself has big results.  Not only will you benefit from those lifestyle

“Located on Cape Town’s Atlantic Seaboard, Romney Park is one of the area’s architectural gems.” Romney Park, a historical 5-star hotel, recently refurbished into 26 luxurious sectional-title apartments where modern interiors meet traditional architecture. Situated on the highly sought-after Atlantic Seaboard. Checking into Romney Park Checking-in was fast and effortless, just the way I like it! After acquiring my keys and checking-in my luggage, the staff gave me a short tour around the hotel. Before we dive into more details about Romney Park, I have to compliment the staff on the attentive and

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