Making the most of your celebrations

In our explorations to tell a bride's personal story, we came across a word that captured our imagination: After some digging, we discovered that this word is used to talk about God resting after creating the world - though not in the sense of God taking a nap because...

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HOW THE BLUSHING BRIDE GOT ITS NAME

The Blushing Bride is a favourite in South African bouquets, finding its way into many a bridal arrangement. It’s great fun learning about the history behind this bloom. My father tells the story like this…

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PARTY TIP FOR CLEAN CHAMPAGNE GLASSES

It probably sounds crazy, but a sparkly-clean champagne flute makes me happy! Years ago, my mom taught me how to properly clean and prepare a champagne flute, and here she shares her “secret” tips with us…

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