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5min workouts you can count on

Our last blog post covered the importance of physical activity, and what interesting ways schools all over the world encouraged it. We understand that not everyone has the time to spare to get dressed and drive over to the gym, or schedule in a morning

It’s all about balance

A number of our recent blog posts highlighted the importance of balanced nutrition, what school lunches are being transformed into for improved student health and we shared a few delicious lunchbox ideas for those carrying lunch from home. Moving away from the nutritional elements, today

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Van Niekerk strikes again!

Years of intense training have been paying off for the South African sprinter and middle-distance runner, Wayde van Niekerk. Since smashing the world record at the last Olympic games, van Niekerk has constantly been in the limelight for his follow-up successes. It seems he is

JHB Mayor sets a fine example for the world

Muslim communities around the world celebrated Eid-al-Fitr over Sunday 25th and Monday 26th June 2017. As the Muslim faith continues to receive harsh criticism in Europe and the Americas, other countries and political leaders have made the concerted effort to show solidarity and love to

This is what gratitude looks like

Facebook user ‘Shiara Punk’ took a single moment of her day to share a touching photo which has begun to go viral. Students at the Liberty Midlands Mall in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, were seen and heard as they embarked on their very first escalator ride. That’s

Adapting school lunches for better health

We recently published an article about how to inspire healthy eating in children. Parents always face the mammoth task of forcing vegetables down the throats of stubborn toddlers, the world over, but we recognised the fact that involvement and education had more to do with

Knysna Oyster Festival to go ahead as planned

South African retailer, Pick n Pay, throws a spectacular party at the Knysna Oyster Festival. Every year, hundreds and thousands of socialites, fishermen, foodies and media members travel to the Garden Route to experience the fantastic wildlife, gourmet cuisine and fun-filled atmosphere. In the aftermath

What makes the Paris Agreement so special?

In recent weeks, Internet users have taken to lambasting US President, Donald Trump, about his decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement. We decided it would, then, only be fitting to investigate the magnitude of such an announcement, and the world’s reaction to it. We