Pop some popcorn on National Popcorn Day

National Popcorn Day is celebrated annually on 19 January. This is the perfect day to treat yourself to this yummy snack and learn some...

Blueberry flapjacks with chocolate popcorn

19 January marks National Popcorn Day, making this day perfect for a new popcorn recipe. Blueberry flapjacks are a classic, but by adding chocolate...

The science of sleeping with wool

Recently, a three-year study conducted at the University of Sydney showed that wool sleepwear promoted faster sleep onset than cotton sleepwear. Differences in sleep...

Boozy Rooibos and peach punch

Peaches are now in season and will go perfectly in this boozy Rooibos punch recipe we found on the Rooibos Council’s website, for National...

Rooibos facts: Did you know?

To celebrate this National Rooibos Day we are sharing some interesting facts about this local produce. Get your facts straight by reading the ten...

Wool could solve microplastic problem in oceans

Microplastic pollution has emerged as one of the most critical global challenges of our time. It is estimated that 12.2 million tonnes of plastic...

Celebrate the 2nd National Rooibos Day on 16 January

Rooibos and its many uses are as synonymous with South African heritage and culture as braai, lobola and biltong. On 16 January the wonder...

3 South Africans up for Wildlife Photographer of the year

The Natural History Museum has released the annual shortlist for the Wildlife Photographer of the Year award in the People’s Choice category. 50 000...

Recipes for mango season

It is officially mango season in South Africa and ripe mangoes fill the shelves in stores. A specific cultivar known as “Tommy Atkins” is...

Crispy Asian cabbage and noodle salad

This Crispy Asian cabbage salad with toasted noodles, almonds and seeds, is complimented by an Asian style dressing made with honey and soy sauce....