Features, People of Joburg / 06.12.2018

Van Der Linde restaurant in Linden has become known over the last few months since it's opening for it's fabulous in-house bakery which turns out tasty breads and croissants on a daily basis, and almost always there is a queue of people waiting to buy their apple sourdough, farmhouse, seed, ciabatta or rye breads as well as their light and buttery croissants (made with specially sourced butter from the Free State) at 07h00 when the doors open. The young chef heading up this thriving and successful section of Van...

Features, Food & Drink / 21.11.2018

We recently caught up with well-known local chef James Diack, who is the owner of The Brightside Group of restaurants, to find out what to expect from out dining experiences in the new year - what's new, and what's old news! James shared with us that source and cost will be the two largest driving forces for purchasing in 2019, this will shape what you see on your plate, and also what you pay for it too. Chef James is all about sustainable food and farming and was recently...

Lifestyle / 18.09.2018

Calling all fitness fanatics - you will want to make sure you pay FIBO Global Fitness Africa, the world’s biggest trade show for fitness, wellness and health a visit from 26 to 28 October this year. The expo, presented by Dis-Chem Pharmacies, is three action-packed days of all things fitness with a one day fitness industry summit and two days of world-class events, stimulating fitness demos, and tips on leading a healthy and active lifestyle!   Stock up on the latest fitness equipment, apparel, sports nutrition and supplements from exhibitors offering...

Food & Drink / 12.09.2018

We are so ready for beach days, braais and holidays - and were over the moon to learn that one of our fave pool side refreshers, Frost Popsicles have just launched an awesome range of cool new flavours, just in time for summer! Plus there are a few non-alcoholic versions planned - so everyone can join in the Frost Popsicle Revolution! The entire Frost Popsicles range is made from all-natural ingredients, is low in calories and contains no artificial flavourants, colourants or sweeteners. And with the exception of the...

People of Joburg / 03.09.2018

We recently caught up with the incredible, rebounding, health and fitness celebrity Lisa Raleigh. Lisa is full of energy and glowing beauty, she is just a total health and fitness inspiration for moms and busy ladies, but is also a veritable font of knowledge on health, wellness and nutrition. We caught up with her to find out more. Lisa how did you wind up in the health and fitness industry? I’ve always had a passion for wellness and helping people. In fact, when I was a little girl, one of...

Beauty / 20.08.2018

We recently visited Grace Skin and Wellness located in Parkmore to find out more about a revolutionary treatment that we had heard about that Grace is currently offering - we love discovering new things too! The LCN Plasma treatment is changing the face (excuse the pun) of the lift. Why? Its non invasive, so no surgery and offers an effective alternative to skin tightening surgeries that guarantees immediate results. LCN have pioneered a movement in the beauty space, with the spearheaded German researchers, and this revolutionary brand focuses on beauty...

Competitions, Features / 15.08.2018

Want to join Lisa Raleigh for a fab Bounce Back class with 9 of your closest friends? We know you do! In the spirit of Women’s month, Lisa is on a mission to help you feel fit, healthy and fabulous while having fun with her and 9 of your besties! And what better way to do that than to enjoy an awesome rebounding experience worth over R35 000! What's included in the prize: An exclusive rebounding class with Lisa and 9 of your friends at a venue of your choice- yep,...

Features, Home, People of Joburg / 07.02.2018

Cara-Lisa Sham, founder of the Caralishious brand, is a health blogger, yoga enthusiast, social media influencer, and health foods producer with a passion for all things wholesome and nourishing. She gives us a delicious, easy-to-follow meal plan that will help you shed those unwanted kilos: When it comes to food… stick to whole foods and keep it simple: ON WAKING BREAKFAST 8am SNACK 11am and/or 4:30pm LUNCH 1:30pm DINNER 7pm *do not eat after 7pm BEFORE BEDTIME MON Warm water with 2 lemon slices Banana, protein and peanut butter smoothie 10 raw almonds Chicken and avo salad Grilled Mediterranean hake with roast vegetables Black chai tea TUES Warm water...

Features, Food & Drink, Home / 30.01.2018

Vegetarian and vegan lovers will be pleased to know there are now more vegetarian options to choose from in Joburg. We round up a list of our favourite veggie and vegan spots in the city: Free Food Always prepared with natural ingredients, Free Food in Melrose offers wholesome meals that are gluten-free, wheat-free, sugar-free and vegan. They do delicious breakfasts like millet porridge, flapjacks made from quinoa and rice flour and a tofu omelette. Lunch dishes include a variety of wraps, burgers and salads as well as hearty curries and stir-fries....

Food & Drink, Home / 27.11.2017

Jacksons Real Food Market has opened its doors to Midrand at the newly developed Kyalami Corner Shopping Centre. The much anticipated opening has brought the area its first real honest food market. The Market   The market is spacious and easy navigable with a stunning wooden wrap around biltong counter, that features our pasture raised meats and charcuterie fridge cases on both sides.  The walk through of the market is designed to add a pleasant shopping experience with enough room to pause, be amazed, and learn more about our products and...