TIME TO PIVOT!!!!   Although no one can go back and make a brand-new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand-new beginning!!!  -Carl Bard   There is a school of thought that you never really achieve balance, but you learn to pivot from one situation to the next.  Is balance a real thing?   I was listening to a…

2020 has been a really tough year, especially for small businesses. Buying local and supporting small businesses has never been so important. Your support could mean saving their businesses and allowing them to pay school fees so it is really important this year to buy consciously. We asked the I Love Fourways Group to inspire…

With an increasing interest in healthy eating and the practice of adopting cleaner lifestyles going mainstream, consumers want products that can claim, at the very least, to be all natural, low-carb and chemical-, preservative- and sugar-free; foods that support good health and clean living. Already in the industry and conscious that wellness remains a running…

For three weekends in December Design Quarter will be bringing the urban flavours of Market on Main to a pop-up shop at Design Quarter. Each weekend will start with evening trading on Friday and continue on Saturday and Sunday from noon ’til 5. The shops and restaurants at the Design Quarter will all be open…

Ciao Montecasino neighbour, ANNOUNCEMENT: A NEW DAY OUT 28 & 29 November 2020 You may have seen videos of it happening around the world and now S.A’s first official pod party music festival is here and it’s taking place at Montecasino! A New Day Out is a unique event that offers music fans a safe…

Taking place at Pieter Toerin’s Montecasino Theatre from 27 November, Alan Committie’s brand new stand-up comedy show, The Lying King: Circle of Laugh is sure to be an event for the books. Tackling the events of the past year through Committie’s broad sense of humor, this show will talk about intermittent fasting, Heidi en Kiara…

I have selected a few images from this year that have seen me through. I saw people all around me lose their jobs, families, money, homes and their will to carry on. Myself included. In my darkest time, I had to find something to draw me out of my nightmare. I knew others were also…