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Top Hotels in Cape Town

Cape Town is the rare city that mixes urban pleasures with natural wonders. For the best views of the coast, book a room at Cape View Clifton or …

Cape Town

10 Dirty Texts To Send Your Bae That Will Keep The Honeymoon Phase Going Strong

When we think about the honeymoon phase, we automatically think about all the sex —which, of course, is part of it, but that’s not the only thing …

Relationships

The Best Colognes for Men to Wear This Spring | GQ

You wouldn't order a hot toddy in the middle of negroni season, right? The same logic applies to fragrance—it's time to swap out your cozy cold-weather scent for something fresher and brighter. GQ’s Best Stuff tested all the latest spring fragrance drops to bring you five favorites worth …

Men's Fashion

You should probably think twice about ordering tea or coffee on a plane

Overnight and early morning flights are hard on all of us. Sometimes, the only saving grace is a nice warm cup of tea or coffee to wake us up and help us feel refreshed after hours in the air. But you may want to think twice before you order that English breakfast blend, according to cabin crew …

Immune System

8 sex secrets every new parent should know - according to other mums who've tried them

The arrival of a bouncing, newborn baby is a time of many things - celebration and lack of sleep to name a couple.<p>What it's probably not a time for …

Parenting

How Different Styles of Parenting Impact Children

Developmental psychologists have long been interested in how parents affect child development. However, finding actual cause-and-effect links between …

Parenting

The five-step method for falling asleep (even when you have the worst insomnia)

If you're sick of counting sheep in an attempt to nod off, we feel you.<p>Attempting to cure your insomnia is no mean feat - but one woman thinks she …

Sleep

The Top TED Talks of 2018 So Far -- and What You Can Learn From Them

Check out seven compelling speeches that offer key takeaways.<p>Inspiration can take many forms, but oftentimes, we find it through other people. That spark can be lit by a colleague, a friend, an acquaintance or even a complete stranger, and that last one is what TED -- a nonprofit with a mission to …

Brainwaves

Want to Raise Creative Kids? Science Says Do This With Their Toys (but Most Parents Are Afraid to)

No, it's not just "throw the toys out," like my dad once pretended to do<p>When I was little, my dad once got annoyed at my brother for not cleaning his room. So he took all the toys, announced he was donating them to the Salvation Army--and drove around with them in the trunk of his car for a few …

Kids

5 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Real Estate Agent to Sell Your Home

Ready to unload your property? Here's how to find the right professional to help you.<p>Whether you want to relocate for work, downsize, or get more …

Real Estate

What should you do with your 401(k) when you leave your job?

<b>Leave it where it is</b><p>One option is to leave your 401(k) with your former employer. Edelman says this is not a great choice. As a former employee, you are a low priority for them. As fortunes change in their world, they might go out of business, they might merge with another company or they might …

Retirement

Why You Should Go to Namibia Now

Pack your bags for this stunning African destination before everyone else does.<p>A land abounds with silty, ochre-colored sand dunes, ample opportunities for wildlife watching, and lines of rugged mountaintops jutting through the country—Namibia is often called “Land of the Brave,” a nod to its …

National Parks

This Breathing Technique Stops Anxiety in Its Tracks (and Only Takes 5 Minutes)

When anxious thoughts begin to fill your head, you need an effective and quick strategy for relief. While it may be tempting to curl up in your bed …

Yoga

20 Summer Night Activities For Kids That Will Make Their Freedom Feel Even More Magical

Danny and Sandy sang about it in <b>Grease</b>. ABBA, Richard Marx, and Rascal Flatts also paid homage to it through song. And in a few months, Timothée Chalamet is starring in a movie about a hot one. We're talking about those Summer nights. They're the stuff of legend, inspiring artists and the rest of …

Kids

This is the most important quality in a romantic partner, apparently

According to a psychologist<p>When it comes to finding a partner there are lots of things we look for – is he kind? Does he look like Brad Pitt? Funny? …

Relationships

My almost-4-year-old is willful and disobedient. How can I regain control?

<i>Q: My almost-4-year-old is incredibly willful and whines all the time. He does exactly what we ask him not to do, and it’s gotten to the point that I don’t want to ask him not to do anything because I know he will do it on purpose. Everything results in a temper tantrum. He managed to hurt himself</i> …

Parenting

5 Things Every Young Person Should Do to Attract a Mentor

Mentorship can't be bought. It can only be earned.<p>When it comes to attracting a mentor, there are a few things you can do to stand out and get the attention of someone that matters. In all my years of building successful businesses, I can tell you the mentors on my path contributed largely to my …

Self-improvement

Here’s how to tell whether you’re overindulging your kids

Overindulgence expert Jean Illsley Clarke tells Moneyish how teaching kids to fend for themselves makes them successful adults.<p>Too much stuff, too …

Parenting

12 Women Reveal The Hottest Compliment They've Ever Gotten From A Partner

Over time, I've learned that there are two things I need to survive in life: Compliments and coffee. Much like Tinker Bell, I need people to believe …

Relationships

50 Actually Cool First Date Ideas That Aren't Drinks At A Bar For the 7th Time

How many times have you chatted with a seemingly decent person on a dating app (finally), decided to meet up with them instead of watching your 18th …

Cotton Candy

These 5 Questions From a Love Expert Can Tell You if Your Relationship Will Last

They're the next best thing to a crystal ball.<p>As a relationship columnist and dating self-help author, I get asked the same questions over and over …

Relationships

Don’t Paint Your Home’s Exterior Until You Read This

Painting exterior brick is a distinct design choice that can completely change the visual appeal of your home. Brick buildings are tried-and-true …

Home Improvement

6 Things You Should Never Say to Someone Who Is Grieving

Plus what to say instead.<p>If you struggle to know what to say to someone who is grieving, you’re not alone. Death has a way of making even the most …

Self-help

28 First Dates That Aren't Dinner & A Movie

You meet someone, sparks fly, and you exchange phone numbers. After some witty banter via text (<i>OMG you love</i> Big Mouth <i>too??</i>), you finally set a first …

Dating

7 things you should do every day with your significant other to make your love last

Due to the daily pressures, distractions, and dynamics of modern life, a romantic couple doesn't have to be dysfunctional to grow distant over time. Long working hours and the demands of raising children can push date night, sex, and romantic vacations to the last place on the priority …

Relationships

Super Families: Secrets of Raising Successful Children

Nine families raised children who all went on to extraordinary success. Here’s what they have in common<p>Every night for 20 years, Gino Rodriguez knelt …

Parenting

Small-scale farmers should be at the centre of land reform in South Africa

Smallholder farming has been neglected over the past 23 years of South Africa’s attempt to redistribute land taken away from black people during the …

Farming

What to say to a friend who had a miscarriage that will actually comfort them

1/<p>Don't try to minimize someone's pain.<p>According to media psychologist Dr. Pamela Rutledge, it's critical to acknowledge the pain that comes with …

Social Media

I've traveled solo to seven countries — here’s my biggest advice so you can do it too

• <b>After traveling solo to seven countries, I highly recommend everyone travel alone at least once.</b>• <b><br>Taking a solo trip increases self-confidence and can</b> …

Time I

What Actually Makes A Parenting Lesson Stick? Here's What The Experts Have To Say

Effectively teaching kids lessons about what's important and getting them to value the right things is a tricky mission to execute. While it's only …

Parenting