Charity Apps That Make A Difference

Doing your part has become easier as technology progresses. Here are a few nifty apps that make donating to charity a lot easier. 

Top Charities Making A Difference In Pretoria


In joyful remembrance of beloved Madiba and his inspiring legacy, we’re all celebrating Mandela Day on 18 July by giving 67 minutes of our time to further a worthy cause. This year’s theme is Action Against Poverty and in this spirit, here are a couple of local charities where you can contribute your 67 minutes.

Must-Visit Stores In Menlyn Maine

Central Square in Menlyn Maine is Pretoria’s latest and definitely hottest shopping spot. The open-air piazza design of this vibey centre brings you convenient shopping with an artistic, urban flair. We meandered around the square and put together our pick of must-visit stores. Central Square Menlyn Maine is open Monday to Saturday from 9am to 7pm and Sunday from 9am to 6pm.

Unusual Extramurals For Kids

There are certain after-school activities that have become a social standard: ballet, rugby, soccer, piano or swimming, and most South African kiddos have had a lesson or two of these. In a rapidly moving society, we parents have an obligation to (at least try and) keep up with all these changes. We’ve helped you out with this list of not-your-usual after-school activities, which just might give your sprout that unique edge later in life.

African Wear Boutiques And Designers

With everything from traditional African wear to modern, fashion-forward Afro-inspired couture clothing, designed by talented South African pioneers, the African fashion scene is as dynamic as it is diverse. We took a closer look at some of our favourite African wear boutiques as well as a few local designers.