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Is online shopping safe?

Is online shopping safe?

A lot of us are still scared of online shopping as mentioned in this article below. We also offer EFT (electronic funds transfer) as a payment choice so that you don't have to enter your credit card details online. However our payment gateway is extremely secure. https://blog.absa.co.za/stay-safe-online-shopping/ #OnlineShopping #CreditCardFraud #PaymentGateway #ABSA  

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Mother's Day 14th May 2017

Mother's Day 14th May 2017

The origin of Mother's Day goes back to the era of ancient Greek and Romans. Ancient Romans, celebrated a spring festival, called Hilaria dedicated to Cybele, a mother goddess. Ceremonies in honour of Cybele began some 250 years before Christ was born. But the roots of Mother's Day history can also be traced back to the UK to the 1600’s. However, the celebration of the festival as it is seen today is a recent phenomenon and not even a hundred years old. Mother's Day goes as far back as 1870 in the USA and it was proclaimed a national holiday...

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We've been open 1 month today!

We've been open 1 month today!

Wow, what a ride the first month has been. As a first time online seller and a below novice website creator and content writer, I've been blown away with how much I've learnt and discovered. The best way to find problems, mistakes and obvious glitches is to ask friends and family to view your website and boy did they see things I never would have. To me the understanding was simple and straightforward but to others, they were confused and thought I had less than 10 products available on my site. It must have looked like a sub par website,...

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Calkoen - The Book Seat

Calkoen - The Book Seat

Benefits and Features of The Book Seat: No need to hold a heavy book or tablet PC for long periods. With the Book Seat your hands are free to take notes, have a snack or simply relax. Elevating your text makes reading more comfortable and can help reduce strain on hands, arm and neck. Clear acrylic page holder keeps your book open or your tablet computer in place. Turning pages is easy by simply folding down the clear acrylic holder to allow enough clearance to turn the page. Made from quality furniture grade micro-fibre fabric specifically selected for its texture...

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One of our ceramic suppliers - Cabo

One of our ceramic suppliers - Cabo

The origin of the name Cabo: the first European to reach the Cape was the Portuguese explorer Bartolomeu Dias in 1488, who named it the "Cape of Storms" (Cabo das Tormentas). It was later renamed by John II of Portugal as "Cape of Good Hope" (Cabo da Boa Esperança) because of the great optimism engendered by the opening of a sea route to India and the East. CaBo Design started out as a collaboration project for the Design Indaba but has evolved and grown into a Lifestyle products company after a successful Indaba Expo. They draw their inspiration from Cape...

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