Is planning for your big day really worth all the effort?


We're not dismissing the idea of having a big wedding, but we do think there are some fabulous pros to skipping the whole shebang and eloping instead.

A detox for your skin? Why not?

Even Skin

Detoxing isn't just about eliminating impurities from your digestive system: your skin can benefit just as much from being rid of harmful toxins.

How to get Kate Middleton hair

Great Hair

Just because you’re not blessed with naturally thick, shiny and cascading hair doesn’t mean you can’t fake it.

Save money. Make your own Easter eggs


Looking to give your Easter décor a contemporary twist? Here’s an idea for chalkboard and gold eggs that you can do with the entire family.

13 things you MUST check before any road trip


Going on a road trip this Easter? Make sure you're safe!

Alex Pettyfer re-enacted Magic Mike with little people covered in whipped cream

Celeb Gossip

Yes, this actually happened. The actor stripped down and did one of his infamous routines from the male stripper flick during his recent birthday party – with a twist.

7 reactions Leo probably had towards his own Coachella dancing video

Celeb Gossip

The five time Oscar nominee was caught on camera getting loose at the music festival and, while we’re sure it probably doesn’t bother him, we thought we’d try to figure out how he feels about it.

Guess which SA TV presenter is getting hitched this weekend?


This MTV Base presenter is going to sparkle and shine at her wedding this weekend in Plett. We can’t wait to see!

Oscar: All might not be lost says expert


A former State prosecutor says Oscar Pistorius's defence, which plans to call up to 17 witnesses, can still make it hard for the prosecution to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that the Paralympian killed Reeva Steenkamp on purpose.

Oprah made Pharrell so Happy he cried

Celeb Gossip

The singer shed some tears of joy after seeing the influence of his music during an interview with Oprah.

Another Photoshop fail: What the hell happened to Cameron Diaz’s face?!

Celeb Gossip

In a preview of the May 2014 cover of InStyle, the model and actress looks poorly put together – and we mean her face.

Julius says the EFF might legalise weed


The EFF leader Julius Malema says the party would consider the possibility of legalising dagga if it came to power after the 7 May elections.

3 courageous high school pupils save gran and pets from burning house


Three courageous high school pupils have been hailed as heroes for braving an inferno to rescue a stricken 83-year-old woman and her two dogs just seconds before the roof of her home collapsed.

'Its a sign from the universe that we don't belong together because we keep miscarriaging'


This male reader is deeply confused. Do you have any advice for him? See what our expert has to say.

SABC thinks pulling the DA's election ad was fair


The SABC acted properly by pulling a Democratic Alliance election campaign advertisement from television, the public broadcaster says.

This video jampacked with celebs will give you goosebumps


Watch Orlando Bloom, Clive Owen, Edward Norton, Jennifer Hudsen and other celebs ask for something only you can give.

‘Angelina Jolie lookalike’ rapes man twice then stabs him six times


Yet the press, prosecution and public deny the seriousness of the charges because a man can’t be raped by a beautiful woman.

US slams 'senseless' Nigeria bombing which killed 71 people


The US has condemned a bomb attack on a packed bus station in Nigeria which killed 71 people, and called for a full investigation.

7 Winter hair tips for black women

Great Hair

The truth about braids, weaves, relaxing – and how to winterproof your locks.

5 things that are damaging your skin right now

Even Skin

Wrinkles, early ageing and scarring are just some of the things that can go wrong when you expose your skin to these elements and products.

5 games that will make Easter fun for the whole family


Make this Easter one to remember by filling it with fun, laughter, and chocolate.

Thandeka’s leaving Isibaya? Say it isn’t so!


The Isibaya actress is set to make her exit from the show.

Astromatch: Charlize Theron and Sean Penn


SA's Oscar-winning sweetheart and one of Hollywood's reformed (we hope!) bad boys have been dating for quite some time, but just how compatible are they really?

Goodbye, dear Sue Townsend

Book Club

The much beloved author of 'The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole' series has passed away. This reader has written a heartfelt farewell.

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