Heritage Day
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We are proud of our Heritage!
Today is a National Public Holiday as yesterday was Heritage Day in South Africa, also commonly known as National Braai Day.

The past week, saw Muslims and Jews celebrating their New Year and we would like to wish all our Muslim and Jewish readers a Happy and Prosperous Year ahead.

Owami Women and Play Your Part (Brand South Africa) recognised the contribution that Nabihah Plaatjes ( co-founder) is making through to positive change, sustainable development and women leadership in our country. 

We are humbled and honoured by the Play Your Part Recognition Award.
Celebrate Heritage Month

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Last Chance to Win Tickets to the Premiere of The Whale Caller!!!

Be amongst the first in the country to watch the premiere of the South African film, The Whale Caller at Ster Kinekor Cinema in Eastgate Mall on 27 September 2017!

I want to WIN !!!
King Kong - the historic SA production returns "home" to Joburg
Over half a century since the world premiere of the original production of KING KONG – THE MUSICALEric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre bring this legendary and iconic musical ‘home’ to Johannesburg. The run comes hot off the Cape Town season, which played to five star reviews, rapturous responses and sold-out houses at the Fugard Theatre. The official opening took place on Sunday 17 September and runs until  Sunday 8 October 2017 on The Mandela stage at the Joburg Theatre in Braamfontein.
I want to book my tickets now!
Fun in the sun Outdoor Electronic Festival
Fun in the sun 2017 will kick off on Saturday, 30th September 2017 at Hazelmere Dam & Resort in Durban - a mere 20km off the shoreline of Umhlanga. Gates open at 8am.
Who will be performing?
What's Trending in South Africa Right Now August/ September 2017
Nabihah Plaatjes - co-founder of has teamed up with Maseeha Gangat Gardee - presenter at Salaamedia, to bring you the latest in what's trending in South Africa over a live broadcast in studio which is later converted to a podcast.
Let me hear the podcast!
Celebrity Chef Mokgadi Itsweng Creates a Stir at Visa Street Food Festival with NOLA Mayonnaise
NOLA Mayonnaise celebrity chef, Mokgadi Itsweng took to the streets of Maboneng Precinct, in the city of Joburg, on 10 September, where she created a stir with her culinary artistry at the Visa Street Food Festival. #CreateAStir
How can I Create A Stir as well?
The Ultimate 4K Camcorder for Today's Content Creators, Introducing the Canon Legria GX10
Canon unveils a new class of camcorder for video enthusiasts who are passionate about capturing the stories, moments and content that matter the most. From big adventures to cherished memories, the Legria GX10 is equipped to shoot it all in exceptional quality. 
How can I take my content to the next level?
Canon Announces Four Professional Camcorders Including Cutting Edge 4K 50P Models
Canon Europe announced the expansion of its professional camcorder range with the launch of four new camcorders – the 4K 50P capable XF405 and XF400 and the Full HD XA15 and XA11. 
Tell Me More!
Migrating to a Smartphone Need Not Break the Bank Balance
Good news for cash-strapped consumers who require a new smartphone is that leading electronics brand, Samsung, is continuing its roll-out of the Samsung Z4 smartphone in South Africa for a recommended retail price of as little as R1,499 - powered by its very own Operating System (OS), Tizen.
Wow, what features does it have?
Flavoursome Food - a New Attraction for the Midlands
The Midlands Kitchen has been specially built for easy access off the N3 freeway and is open from 06h00 to 16h00 daily, with the added benefit of the Grab and Go section staying open till 20h00.
The ambience is one of relaxed communal dining with customers able to choose from any of the kitchens, whilst enjoying the surrounding countryside. 
What type of food can I expect to find here?
Young Sandwich Baron Star Sets Sights on Taking Group Global
In less than five years, Michael Straker has become Sandwich Baron’s star franchisee. At 25 years old, this driven young businessman has turned three of the franchise group’s stores around and is intent on taking the Sandwich Baron concept global.
That sounds great!
Enjoy Festive Celebrations at Tintswalo at Waterfall
Locals and visitors alike are invited to celebrate Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve with their loved ones within the luxurious countryside setting of Tintswalo at Waterfall, at the heart of Johannesburg’s northern suburbs.
Reserve my table!
Mhondoro Game Lodge Introduces New Children's Activities for Exclusive-use Villa Bookings
Mhondoro Game Reserve has introduced a range of children’s activities aimed at families booking Mhondoro Villa on an exclusive-use basis. 
What activities are there?
Outsourcing Can Boost Growth in South Africa's Hospitality Industry
Innovative Staffing Solutions MD, Arnoux Maré, says a highly effective way for the tourism and related industries to address the skills shortages and ensure operations remain focused on their core business is to outsource their non-core functions.
How do I outsource?
Dependable Storage in an Information Driven World
To keep your smartphone functioning optimally you need to move your fav’ pics to a reliable storage device and that is exactly what the Samsung SSD T5 offers.
How much storage is available?
The Frame: Elegantly Converting Your Home into a Gallery
The television set, changing the way we engage with art, has arrived. With the advancement of beautiful functional art, The Frame television produced by Samsung, acts as an artwork of your choice, blending into your home and making art a part of your daily life. 
How does it work?
Taking Flight with Millenials
Millennials have become so important that major airlines, including Mango have started taking note and are offering specialised experiences to attract Millennials.
What are they doing to attract Millenials?
The Four Not-so-Obvious Benefits of Staying in Res
One of the most exciting parts of the planning process when going to University is choosing accommodation. Should you stay in a university residence close to university life, a commune with people you’ve not lived with before, or rent a flat and equip it from scratch?  Respublica, South Africa’s leading provider of private student accommodation, highlights the four of the not-so-obvious benefits of staying in res.
What are the four benefits?
Doers, You Can Now #DoWhatYouCant!
Samsung’s much-anticipated Galaxy Note8 has landed in South Africa to enable users to “Do Bigger Things”.
I want to #DoBiggerThings
South African Water Polo's New Head Coach, Mr. Steve La Marque
The KZN Water Polo Association congratulates one of the members of their Executive Committee, Mr. Steve La Marque on his appointment as the National Head Coach of Water Polo by Swimming South Africa.
Congratulations Mr La Marque!
Vega and Orange Academy Team Up in Lagos
Teamwork certainly does make the dream work, if the recent collaboration between Vega, an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE), and Orange Academy Nigeria is anything to go by.
What did they collaborate on?
Discovered Rock Python Recovering!
Late last month, a three metre female Southern African Rock Python (Python natalensis) was brought into Dangerous Creatures Exhibit at the uShaka Village Walk, by local herpetologist, Nick Evans after, the python, named Pippa by the staff, had been spotted lying motionless for nearly a week in a Shongweni storm water culvert by locals.
Is Pippa ok?
Finding Me S03 EP77
Episode 77 of Season 3 of Finding Me, Quraysha Ismail Sooliman chats with Janine Schall Emden of Free Co.
I want to see what Free Co is about!
Finding Me S03 EP78
In this episode of Finding Me, Quraysha Ismail Sooliman chats with Lorenzo Fioramonti about his book Wellbeing Economy.
That sounds interesting - can I view it?
Recipe: Cinnabon Mosbolletjies
Mosbolletjies, either fresh with butter or dried into rusks called Mosbeskuit are a firm South African favourite. Aniseeds shares her Heritage Day recipe for Mosbolletjies.
I would love to try and make these
Spotlight on Monique van der Walt
Social Media Influencer, travel blogger, and Canon photographer Monique van der Walt shares her journey from corporate PR to her current purpose driven lifestyle.
Tell me more
Whats on in Cape Town for the October holidays 2017
Hungry for Halaal has put together a few family friendly happenings in Cape Town that’s on this October.
What's on in Cape Town?
Recipe: Avocado Ice-Cream
With the warmer weather in South Africa, cold desserts are the best treat. FoodwhippedSA shares his recipe for Avocado Ice-Cream.
Show me the recipe!
Good Vs Bad of blogging
LoveartbyNeeta shares some of her pointers on the good vs bad of the blogging world. 
What are the pointers?
Prioritise Your Digital Marketing
Internet Marketing, Digital Marketing, E Marketing – so many names for one seemingly insignificant but exceedingly important global force. The Media Clique shares some tips on prioritising your digital marketing.
What are the tips?
Camping in South Africa
Travel vloggers Thalia and John share some of their highlights while camping around South Africa. 
Let's see the highlights
The Whale Caller soon to make waves on the big screen!
Zola Maseko’s The Whale Caller, is a fascinating story based on Zakes Mda’s bestselling novel. It is an enchanting, romantic comedy of sorts, told through lyrical and magical storytelling. The film is set against the backdrop of the stunningly beautiful Hermanus, on the West Coast of South Africa.
When will this movie be on our screens?
The Countdown Begins: Nitro Circus Live
Mind blowing, extreme visual sports feast, Nitro Circus Live returns to South African in October.
What dates will it be showing in October?
The Business of Music - Workshop 
This 2 hour workshop presented by Bronwen Kerry Hirshowitz of B-Sharp Entertainment, will cover the basics in the Music Industry as a Business and Brand: the tools to get your music out there, basic PR and how to conduct yourself in an interview scenario: the second hour will deal with a practical exercise simulating interviews and interview scenarios. 
How do I book? is SA's Information Highway & Online Store.

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