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DON’T SETTLE FOR SECOND BEST.

Hi Everyone, Have you ever purchased something, expecting that the advice and knowledge that has been given to you on the product has been 100% and you can just go ahead and operate the item on the advice given?  We live in …
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Hearing Loss Is More Serious Than You Think

People who listen to loud music or suffer depression could be at a higher risk of developing dementia, according to new research. Recent studies have found that poor mental health and hearing loss can both age the brain prematurely and increase the chances of …
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Fight Colds & Flu Before They Begin

Kim Wilson   There is a strong drive worldwide to use the Flu Vaccination each year to prevent colds and flu. However with the current effectiveness ranges from 10% – 67%, the flu shot still falls short of providing an absolute assurance …
Ten-Points

Ten Points

Think less about the people and things that bother you. Stay useful whatever your age. Do one thing really well. Make sure your facts are correct Be kinder, gentler, more forgiving of the people around you. Practice doing nothing. Find the time. …
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Holy Smoke Turns Metal into Cash

A Lamborghini Huracan that was donated to Pope Francis has sold for £615,000 (R 10 308 017.70) – almost four times the supercar’s usual asking price. The white and gold vehicle, which was blessed and signed by the pontiff, was listed in ‘as-new condition’ …
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Holidays from Hell

Steve Honeysett I am sure each and every one of us have had a holiday that just has not gone right from the very start and has either left a bad taste in our mouths or is kept in memory for one …
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Caterpillar Season

Pam Jacob – Driefontein Garden Centre   Sometimes we have to eat our words and I had to do just that when we had dinner with our dear friend, Jane, this past Friday evening.  You see, she has this magnificent Pigeon Wood …
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Fun with Ghosts at Crawford North Coast

Crawford North Coast has been having huge fun with a student production called Shout. Shout is a comical ghost story – a journey through a Friday night in the school hall where the characters in the show, have found themselves invited to …
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Ten Points

Enjoy the person you are right now. Share what you love. Give that which you most wish to receive. Give away something you love to someone you love. Be tactful. Everything counts, everyone counts. Start to live the life you wish to …