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Mom, wife and businesswoman; is there anything she can’t do? “My mission: Fulfil God’s wishes – to be a supportive wife and mother, and make a positive impact on the working environment” said Bernice Smit Chief Operating Officer of Vovani Health. It’s 2020 and women are booming, more women than ever are sitting at the head of boardroom meetings, more women are fighting for what they want and according to an Oxford study conducted last year more women are attending university than men.

Our 7 favourite collaborative tools to use when working from home

Working remotely and collaboratively in the digital space is an increasingly practical option for both offices and client relationships. As a fully remote team, we’ve updated this article with our recommended collaborative online tools. In the midst of a global pandemic, the trend towards working remotely has been fast tracked and many businesses have been forced to go fully digital in a short space of time. But even in the most mundane of times, working from home has become an increasingly pra

Responding to being Friendzoned

We’ve all been there: that horrible place between high-fiving and hand-holding. THE FRIEND ZONE DA DA DAAAAM. So here it is: 9 sentence that probably mean you’re friend-zoned and how we think you should reply to them. 1. “You make me think of my Labrador” Sooooo does that mean I can lick you? Your abs to be specific. 2. “You’re like one of the guys!” Screw you great grandmother for my flat chest genes. 3. “Hey dude, can you give me the number of your model friend? The blonde one?” You mean

9 Really stupid Sentences people with depression are so over of hearing

I have to deal with depression. I also have to deal with the stupid stuff people say, because people don’t know shite about depression. Here are the 9 sentences people with depression are so sick of hearing: Sorry, I forgot to put on my emo face for you today, Carol. Sometimes it takes all my energy just to get out of bed. Does that count? 5. “Don’t take pills, you need to feel what life has dealt you.” Well yes, when you brain chemicals work the way they should, then sure. In total brain c

What it feels like having depression at 17 (and why it makes you a warrior princess)

Every 5th person you pass by battles with depression. Miana is 17, she loves chocolate milkshakes and creating art and she also happens to be that 5th person. Miana* was diagnosed with depression at 15 – the age where you should be coping with your aching crush on Zayn Malik and his disgustingly pretty face, NOT with the terror of depression. But depression does not give a fuc … – oid. A fucoid, people. Brown algae that depression does not care about. Just like depression does not care about

Potchefstroomer brings Zille to tears with personal sketch

Potchefstroom-based freelance artist, Pogiso (Pjay) Motubatsi brought Western Cape Premier, Helen Zille, to tears when he presented her with a framed pencil-sketched portrait of herself. Zille was an honoured guest at a book launch at Cape Town-based NPO Selesian Life Choices on Friday, 30 June. The 34 year old Motubatsi is one of 20 artists who were illustrated in the Cape Town Youth Book. ‘Being from a small town like Potch and being illustrated in a book in Cape Town is a huge deal for me,

13 Totally awkward things girls think about while kissing

Nope, you’re not the only one whose brain and lips function in alternate worlds while you’re kissing. It’s not weird. You’re just REALLY good at multitasking. Like us. So here’s 13 very awkward things girls (or at least those at YAAAS) think about when we’re kissing away. 1. OK. Here we go…he’s leaning in for the kiss… Should I close my eyes yet? Oh, he just wanted to get the remote. Great. I just pouted into the air. Quick! Act like you do it all the time! Yeahhhh, that’s it…a little more p

Self Care 101: 7 ways to look after your darn self in 2017

by and Carla Mouton You have it rough sister. 2017 is not a joke. EVERYTHING is fast. Your food. Your socials. Your brain. And that constant internet-induced FOMO makes you feel like you’re never productive enough, no matter how much you’ve got going on. The thing is, you’re not getting a break. Welcome to modern-day life sister. You need to take a break. And that’s called Self Care in 2017. 1. DO THAT WEIRD THING YOU LIKE DOING FOR NO GOOD REASON Me: “ALL THE SINGLE LADIES

Vermiste troeteldiere

Cleopatra is al vanaf 29 April vermis. Sy is sowat 6 maande oud, het lang swart hare en groen oë. Sy het vermis geraak in die area naby OK Grocer. Sy het ‘n halsband met haar naam en eienaar se nommer aangehad toe sy laaste gesien is. Sy het nog nooit van tevore die huis verlaat nie. Indien iemand haar gesien het skakel Carla Mouton by 083 289 1543 of Marianke Saayman by 082 303 3248. *Om ‘n vermiste troeteldier aan te meld, stuur ‘n e-pos aan [email protected] met ‘n foto van die troeteldier,
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