Early Detection for Your Protection

As the years go by, and medicine and technology advances, we learn more about our bodies and how to take better care of them. Being a woman, there are some examinations that we ought to be doing on a routine basis, and a mammogram is one of them.   Mammography is a sensitive and private examination. Most Mammography centres being in hospital settings, it can be a daunting experience being surrounded by other patients. For...

Timeless, Elegant & Chic: The DE TIAMNO Lifestyle

Every successful entrepreneur will tell you a similar story: you quickly learn to embrace failure as a learning opportunity and need to consistently maintain a growth mindset to keep your goals in focus. But, it’s also important to add one more attribute: courage for the times you need to take that leap of faith!   Debbie, the founder of the popular DE TIAMO linen clothing range, looks back at her journey, fondly remembering her first...

EXPLORING OFFSHORE INVESTING

A World of Opportunities for South African Residents Kingston Wealth is a boutique wealth management firm that specialises in providing offshore solutions that are tailored to meet the needs of affluent individuals, families and businesses. As a trusted and fully regulated financial services provider, we have over a decade of experience in international markets. We offer an extensive range of services designed to assist our clients to protect, grow and manage their assets in offshore...

EXCELLENCE ACROSS INDUSTRIES

From concrete and timber suppliers to foundation experts and electricians, the North Coast is home to stellar businesses offering top-quality products and services to upgrade or renovate your space. Framing Views North Shore Group is synonymous with excellence as suppliers of aluminium and glass products. They equip architects, developers, builders, renovators and homeowners with a comprehensive range of aluminium and glass systems including frameless and framed products for commercial, residential, home improvement and industrial applications....

Unlocking Childhood Imagination

Elluxco Bebe has redefined spaces for the most cherished members of the family, children. In the world of interior design, adaptability and innovation are key to meeting the ever-changing demands of clients. A local business, Elluxco, known for its expertise in designing and installing kitchens and built-in cupboards, embarked on a new journey when the demand for custom kids’ bunk beds and playrooms surged. This led to the birth of Elluxco Bebe, a branch specialising...

OUR FLORISHING FARMS

All around Ballito are quite a few farms, but how much do we know about them? We spoke to a few incredible local farmers who gave us a sneak peek into their fabulous farms. Bloemendal Foral Farm Did you know that there is a farm that grows beautiful flowers right on our doorstep? Meet business partners Sean O’Connor and Jonathan Hein, who grow three types of cut flowers, namely Anthurium, Gerbera and Ruscus. They sell...

CHARM & CHARACTER – THE VINTAGE BARN

Trends come and go. If you’re anything like me, you’ve fallen into the sneaky trap of decor hypes, which you end up hating a year later (I can still remember my childhood bedroom filled with teal blue and lime green decor pieces). Another consequence of being a victim of trends is that your spaces end up looking like everyone else’s. Well, we have just the cure: secondhand shopping! Just a short drive outside of town,...

LET’S TALK CARS

We spoke to CMH Motor City Ballito about the various options and brands they offer for those looking for different types of cars. Choosing a car for yourself is far from easy. With so many options out there, the decision of which car to get must come down to your lifestyle. Ask yourself: What is your current lifestyle and what lifestyle do you want? Are you a family man? An adventurous man? A luxurious man?...

BEERS AND BURGERS WITH THE BROS

THE BARREL We all know that The Barrel is a great spot to get the gang together for delicious burgers and ice-cold beers. What makes their offering unique is the Whacko Wednesday special (two burgers and two 300ml Stella Artois draughts for R159!) – the ideal midweek break from cooking at home. You’re likely to see all the local faces and friends taking advantage of this amazing special designed for two people or one hungry...

EAT-PLAY-SHOP

MEET THE BUSINESSES OF BURNEDALE FARM Burnedale Farm is an iconic destination on the North Coast, from the bistro to the animal farm, playground and everything in between. We can all agree that it’s an incredible place, but do you know about all of the wonderful businesses that call Burnedale home? The farm itself has changed a lot over the years and is undergoing more changes with new businesses moving in and others expanding. It...