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Taking care of your nails post-acrylics

By Azraa Khan There are very few aesthetic luxuries more empowering than a fresh, new set of acrylic nails. No one understands the profound confidence boost that accompanies this process. Unfortunately, this high doesn’t last forever – your natural nails... Continue Reading →



By Jana Van Der Wath & Ayden Kruger Everyone had “Stiltetyd” from 19:30 onwards. In Harmonie’s 1944 Rule Book it stated that first years had to stop studying and put off their lights at 11pm every week night. If you think... Continue Reading →

Flat belly in just a few weeks

By Stacey Sauls Want to blast off belly fat in just a few weeks without any gym equipment? In this plan, you’ll perform one to two five minute workout five days a week, taking two rest days per week whenever... Continue Reading →

Kitchen Confidence

By Robin-Birgit Blaauw Welcome to Kitchen Confidence!! Unlike me, a lot of my friends actually don’t know how to cook, not even 2 minute noodles for that matter. If this is you, I am here to help. Kitchen Confidence is... Continue Reading →

Coffee, coffee, coffee

By Marie Mjacu Exam season is upon us, or as many of us know it, Coffee Season. As June exams fall in winter and Stellenbosch begins to cool down to some of its lowest temperatures, coffee becomes more than just... Continue Reading →

Spicy Chicken Stew with Vegetables

By Stephny Claassen Preparation time: 15 Minutes Cooking time: 55 Minutes Serves: 4 to 6 Ingredients 1 Tbsp. (15 ml) cooking oil 6 chicken pieces 1 onion, finely chopped ½ green pepper, finely chopped 1 Tbsp. (15 ml) Rajah Flavourful &... Continue Reading →

Dressing this winter

By Jean-Marié Malan Some trends to keep in mind while dressing this winter  Some patterns that will enjoy attention this winter include animal print and checks. When going for animal print but wanting to avoid a trashy look, keep the... Continue Reading →

Some salad?

BY Olivia Saffer Tomato salad This salad is a breeze to prepare. Serves 1. All you need is: 1 large tomato 1/4 round of feta Sunflower seeds Mint/coriander/rocket or a combination Balsamic vinegar Chop the tomato, throw in the rest... Continue Reading →

Curried sweet potato and butternut soup

BY Olivia Saffer This seasonal soup is perfect for cold winter evenings.  It's also delicious served cold, so it's good fit summer, too! The proportions here will give a single person leftovers. Ingredients 1 medium sweet potato, cubed 1 butternut,... Continue Reading →

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