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Melanie Verwoerd

Why eating insects is good for you

Why eating insects is good for you

Entomophagy (eating insects) is environmentally friendly and more indigenous to Africans than you think, argues Dr Saliou Niassy.

Extreme adventurer Braam Malherbe rowing in Cape to Rio

Extreme adventurer Braam Malherbe rowing in Cape to Rio

Adventureman Braam Malherbe talks about his latest voyage across 6 700 kilometers over at least two months - all for a good cause.

Celeb Chef Chris Erasmus on his wild cooking technique

Celeb Chef Chris Erasmus on his wild cooking technique

Chris Erasmus is an amazing chef and owner of “Foliage" restaurant in Franschhoek talks about his culinary style and inspiration.

Pamper your pet with rehab, massages and physiotherapy

Pamper your pet with rehab, massages and physiotherapy

Yes, treat yourself this season. But don't forget to spoil you pets too. Here's how.

How Zip Zap Circus School got to perform for Obama (and what's to come)

How Zip Zap Circus School got to perform for Obama (and what's to come)

The Zip Zap Circus School performed in front of outgoing US President Barack Obama, shares how it came about, and what's in store.

The turbulence of 2016 took off from 'Nenegate', says Thamm

The turbulence of 2016 took off from 'Nenegate', says Thamm

Daily Maverick Assistant Editor Marianne Thamm reflects on the political roller coaster that was this year and where it all began.

SA celeb Chef Nataniel on Christmas cooking and food affairs

SA celeb Chef Nataniel on Christmas cooking and food affairs

Celebrity chef makes our mouths water and bellies roar with his hilarious humour and expert advice on hosting and cooking.

Alleged SABC board minutes point to dodgy tender deal (and cover up) - analyst

Alleged SABC board minutes point to dodgy tender deal (and cover up) - analyst

Board minutes submitted by a whistle-blower are being verified to confirm allegations that SABC execs were party to tender fraud.

How to deal with emotional triggers over Christmas time

How to deal with emotional triggers over Christmas time

The festive season can be a joyous time for some, but it can also be a source of anxiety and grief for others.