Posts Published by Tasha van Zyl

Becoming an Adult

When I grew up, I wanted to be a vet. I wanted to study at Onderstepoort and become an orthopedic surgeon for animals. I wanted to be married by the time I was 22, with…

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How to regain your motivation

I don’t know about the rest of you, but I’m one of those people who get seriously pumped before the end of the year, thinking about how I’m going to improve in the new year…

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Do’s and Don’ts of Contraception

We’ve all been there, I’m sure, in that moment when you realise that you’ve forgotten to take your pill the night before. You know, that pill. The anti-sprog one. So what the hell, you just…

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Our favourite moisturisers

Winter is just around the corner, and that has the 9Lives team rounding up their favourite moisturising products to keep their lips, faces and skin healthy and hydrated. We’ve got our favourite creams, moisturisers and…

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Surviving workplace romances

Workplace romances aren’t as taboo as they used to be, and many people — my parents included — find their partners in workplace environments. Here’s the thing though, they don’t always work out for the…

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