30 September 2016

ICYMI: The top stories of the week

It's the weekend, so put your feet up, relax and catch up on our best lifestyle stories.


Life is all about balance, and in this weeks lifestyle stories you'll get the low down on where the best doughnuts spots are in all the major cities as well as how to keep fit and active in the concrete jungle of Johannesburg.

Working out in the concrete jungle

There may not be any beaches for running or mountains to climb, but Johannesburg still offers a great variety of exercise options to keep you fit.

Which major SA city has the worst taxi drivers? Readers respond...

Find out which major province and city our readers believe has the "worst taxi drivers". Our polls garnered more than 52 000 votes! 

Celebs read body-shaming comments from haters in powerful lingerie campaign

Being "plus size" is celebrated in the latest Lane Bryant #ThisBodyIsMadeToShine campaign – and we love it!

Where to find the best doughnuts in your city this weekend  

Do you love a good doughnut? Find the best ones in Cape Town, Durban, Joburg and PE!

Terry Pheto in Botswana for premiere of latest film

South African actress Terry Pheto walked the red carpet at the premiere of her latest movie, A United Kingdom in Botswana.

Passenger sues Emirates for sitting next to 'obese' man for 9-hour flight from Cape Town

Giorgio Destro is taking legal action against the UAE airline for having to endure standing in the aircraft’s passageway and sitting on seats reserved for cabin crew.

Quiz: Do you parent like Brad Pitt or Angelina Jolie?

Are you a traditional parent like Brad Pitt or a hippy like Angelina Jolie? Take our quiz to find out.




Live healthier

Exercise benefits for seniors »

Working out in the concrete jungle Even a little exercise may help prevent dementia Here’s an unexpected way to boost your memory: running

Seniors who exercise recover more quickly from injury or illness

When sedentary older adults got into an exercise routine, it curbed their risk of suffering a disabling injury or illness and helped them recover if anything did happen to them.