Archive for category: Awareness

The Power of the Sun

The Power of the Sun

9 / December 8, 2011 11:57 am

Everyone’s talking about energy! And it’s about time they started!! We are truly hoping that COP17 has been an eye-opener for the South African government and public, where they have started to see the benefits and possibilities of alternative power [...]

Join (Red) this World AIDS Day

Join (Red) this World AIDS Day

70 / December 1, 2011 10:16 am

World Aids Day is a chance to assess where our governments and citizens are winning & losing the fight against HIV/AIDS. While HIV/AIDS figures have been steadily dropping in most countries since the peak of the mid-90’s, the disease is [...]

Durbs Looks Good in Green

Durbs Looks Good in Green

27 / November 24, 2011 10:37 am

Durban is pulling out all the stops for COP17, which begins on Monday and we have to admit, it’s nice to see the world’s eyes focused squarely on our little patch for a change. With Cape Town continually in the media, [...]

Silence is not so Golden

Silence is not so Golden

27 / November 22, 2011 9:32 am

Today marks a pivotal day in South African history as citizens take to the streets, the web, telephones and offices to protest the passing of the controversial ‘Secrecy Bill’. Those opposed to the bill will wear black today in a [...]

Mo Bros Have the Mo-st Fun!

Mo Bros Have the Mo-st Fun!

12 / October 24, 2011 11:07 am

6 Days til Movember! It’s that hair-larious time of year again when men all over the world will once more join together in the macho camaraderie that is Movember. Now, we know what you’re thinking, there’s still almost a week [...]

Talkin’ Bout a Revolution

Talkin’ Bout a Revolution

3 / October 12, 2011 11:19 am

Don’t be surprised if there’s more than a little newsworthy activity going on this Saturday. Activists all over the world have declared 15 October World Revolution Day and South Africa is jumping onboard. The ‘Occupy’ movement which started in Wall [...]

Keep it Tidy Guys!

Keep it Tidy Guys!

3 / September 15, 2011 12:41 pm

We’re pretty passionate about having a clean, gorgeous SA, so we thought we’d share some pearls with you!Tomorrow, falling within SA Clean Up Week, is actually Recycling Day for SA. Unless you have children (who are hopefully being educated regarding [...]

Protect our Precious Pachyderms

Protect our Precious Pachyderms

9 / August 18, 2011 1:19 pm

It’s hard to believe and extremely sad to think about. Africa’s rhinos are being slaughtered at a rate of almost 1 per day. The same species that fought its way back from the brink of extinction in the early 70’s [...]

Learning to let go

Learning to let go

6 / July 21, 2011 10:05 am

You may not realise it, but for many people, extreme anxiety is painful part of everyday life. Simple things like going to public bathrooms, driving a car or flying in an aeroplane can reduce them to a quivering, desperate wreck. [...]

Happy Madiba Day!

Happy Madiba Day!

57 / July 18, 2011 10:57 am

The country is all aflutter today and it’s not the fuel crisis that is dominating headlines, but the birthday of Madiba. At 8am this morning over 12 million school children simultaneously sang a special birthday song to the former president, [...]