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Can you exercise with Nintendo Ring Fit Adventure?
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The Best Nintendo Switch Fitness Games

Why Ring Fit Adventure Is One of The Best Nintendo Switch Exercise Games We all know that visiting a gym could help us burn calories to live a healthier, fitter life, but it can also be a scary place for most newcomers. You might not know what do, might feel self-conscious about working out in […]

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Written on 20 Jun 2022

6 minutes reading time
Cryptocurrency

What Does NFT Mean?

What Are NFTs? NFTs continue to grow in popularity and just like cryptocurrencies they keep on intriguing and fascinating the world. Some early adopters immediately jumped onto the Bitcoin craze to become part of this decentralised financial system, while others remain hesitant about buying something that they believe cannot be backed-up by physical resources, like […]

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Written on 13 Jun 2022

7 minutes reading time
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Piano

Left Hand Positions for Piano

Practising Left Hand Positions on Piano  Learning to play the piano is a complex endeavour. How long it takes is up to you. One of the most difficult things about playing really well is not always about being able to follow the music, read notation and understand music theory, but about proper hand placement on […]

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Written on 10 Jun 2022

6 minutes reading time
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Piano

How to Choose the Right Piano Tutor

Tapping the Keys of the Piano with a Piano Teacher The slower you go the faster you will get there. John Link Are you eager to play the acoustic musical instrument the piano? Have you considered taking piano classes to begin your learning journey? For many people, there is a strong temptation to learn how […]

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Written on 10 Jun 2022

6 minutes reading time
Japanese

Learning Japanese for Beginners

How to Learn Japanese Most people who set out to learn a new language don’t realise that it is in fact a lifelong endeavour. If you are an English speaking native, you probably don’t realise that that you are learning new things about your own language every day. When you think about it like this, […]

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Written on 30 May 2022

6 minutes reading time

What is NFT, Crypto or Blockchain?

Simplifying NFT, Crypto and Blockchain Maybe you know that crypto and NFT are both associated with digital or technology-driven innovations, but do you know what differentiates them and how they link together? It is very easy to think that they work the same way, but above and beyond their format and the application of blockchain […]

15 Jun 20227 minutes reading time

What Makes NFT Projects Successful

How to Make Your First NFT Project a Success The NFT marketplace, like the world of technology and crypto-currencies, is fast-paced and highly profitable. One moment you read about a brilliant piece of art by an up-and-coming artist and a couple of days later it’s traded for an exorbitant price. How do you know whether […]

15 Jun 20227 minutes reading time

Learn how to protect your work from NFT scammers

All About Developing NFT

Where and How to Learn NFT Development It is estimated that the trading of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) spiked with a massive 21 000% growth in 2021. According to CNBC, over $5.4 billion profits were generated through token sales in 2021. If you ever had an interest in digital art, this is the time to consider […]

15 Jun 20227 minutes reading time

Anything that can be digitally rendered can be an NFT

How to Build Non Fungible Tokens (NFTs)

How to Create Non Fungible Tokens Non Fungible Tokens or crypto art, has taken the world by storm. Nonfungible.com estimated that NFT sales in 2021 toppled the $17 billion dollar mark and it just keeps growing. Are you ready to enter the world of crypto art and become part of this lucrative digital network? Whether you know […]

15 Jun 20226 minutes reading time

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Mastering White Balance in Photography

Understanding White Balance The subject of photography is filled with jargon that can seem overwhelming at first for beginners. Added to that is the need to try and understand which camera equipment and which accessories are  best. So while it can all seem a bit confusing in one conversation, with the right photography tutor, terms […]

19 Apr 20226 minutes reading time

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Macro Photography and its Specialised Equipment

Photography Equipment for Taking Macro Images The art of photography consists of many sub-specialities which all require different kinds of camera equipment and accessories. In between sweeping landscapes and portraits, there is a lot more to photography and this can include documentary street shoots to close up photography of insects. In this article, we’ll look […]

19 Apr 20226 minutes reading time

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Which Camera is the Best On the Market?

Which Camera is Best for Photography If you want to become the best photographer possible, then having the best camera equipment that you can afford will certainly help you to get there faster. Even though we’re not suggesting that it is camera equipment over skills that set the best photographers apart from the rest, it […]

19 Apr 20226 minutes reading time

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The Best Equipment for Photographers

Photographer Equipment for Budding Professionals A photographer without the right equipment is without a doubt at a disadvantage. Of course, there is a skill that has nothing to do with professional photography equipment, but when it comes to achieving high quality, sharp images, there is certainly equipment every photographer needs. To make it as an […]

19 Apr 20226 minutes reading time

How do you homeschool children?

How to Homeschool Your Child

Homeschooling Tips for Parents Recipe for genius: More of family and less of school, more of parents and less of peers, more creative freedom and less formal lessons. Raymond S. Moore A good place to start is to say that, where private home schooling is concerned, there is no typical day. The tips that are shared […]

10 May 20227 minutes reading time

How do you homeschool childre?

Registering for Homeschooling in South Africa

How to Homeschool in South Africa Albert Einstein once said, “In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.” The world has, in recent times, in 2020 in particular, been faced with massive challenges which have also created great opportunities. To curb the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, parents around the globe were requested or directed to […]

10 May 20227 minutes reading time

What skills do you need to homeschool children?

Requirements for Home Schooling in South Africa

How to Start Homeschooling More depended on the student than on the school. Robert A. Heinlein So, you're thinking about homeschooling your child, but are not sure that you have the ability to do it or how to go about it? Take a step back there! You may be underestimating yourself. Be assured that you […]

10 May 20228 minutes reading time

What are the advantages of homeschooling?

Homeschooling Pros and Cons

The Pros and Cons of Homeschooling Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world. Maria Montessori In most countries, education is compulsory but getting it through formal schooling is not. Today, more and more families in South Africa are choosing at home learning for their children. In this article we will […]

10 May 20227 minutes reading time

How can you exercise with Wii Fit?

Using Nintendo Wii for Fitness

A Fitness Revival with Wii Fit Workouts A busy schedule makes it hard to find time to go to gym. You have to dodge traffic and battle your way through hordes of fitness junkies during peak gym times. To find motivation for a good workout is much harder under these circumstances and many eventually give […]

20 Jun 20226 minutes reading time

How can you exercise with Fitness Boxing?

A Fun Fitness Boxing Workout

Work Out With Fitness Boxing Video Games Are you looking for a convenient and effective way to improve your fitness at home? One where you can sweat away the toxins, tone your muscles and burn calories? Fitness Boxing is a great way of keeping fit at home. It is a popular form of exercise for […]

20 Jun 20227 minutes reading time

How can you exercise with Just Dance?

Ready For a Just Dance Workout?

Groovy Fitness with Just Dance Workouts Ready to make your exercise fun with the help of a videogame? Why spend hours on a treadmill when you can dance and burn calories to some of the most exciting tracks? Learning to dance can be tricky for some people, but don’t be concerned if you’ve never set […]

20 Jun 20227 minutes reading time

Can you exercise with Nintendo Ring Fit Adventure?

The Best Nintendo Switch Fitness Games

Why Ring Fit Adventure Is One of The Best Nintendo Switch Exercise Games We all know that visiting a gym could help us burn calories to live a healthier, fitter life, but it can also be a scary place for most newcomers. You might not know what do, might feel self-conscious about working out in […]

20 Jun 20226 minutes reading time

Japanese school children still used the abacus to learn math

Learn Numbers in Japanese

Know Your Japanese Numbers If you are learning a new language, then you’ll know that knowing how to count is an important part of the process. Expressing ourselves in numbers is one of the most basic things we need to do to communicate and so it is with counting in Japanese. It would be natural […]

31 May 20226 minutes reading time

Katakana is the script that Japanese people write their names in

Understanding Japanese Names

Why Names in Japanese are Important Japanese culture — whether it is the language, food or philosophies — has always fascinated people from everywhere.   This interest has grown with the advent of a growing Manga and anime fan base. From Nijigahara Tunnel and the Fullmetal Alchemist to Toukaido Hisame, both the stories and the […]

31 May 20226 minutes reading time

Complex Japanese texts boast many words and phrases

Learn Basic Japanese Words

Simple Japanese Words Worth Knowing When stringing our words and thoughts together to express ourselves, we tend to give little thought to how those words came to be. Once we are fluent in a language, speaking it is automatic and it is not necessary to consider where the verb or noun should be in the […]

31 May 20226 minutes reading time

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How Many Japanese Alphabets Are There?

An Introduction to the Japanese Alphabet One of the first things that children learn in school is the alphabet. This is fairly straightforward in English because there are no diacritical marks, cedillas, tails or accents. In English, speakers have to rely on diphthongs, vowel sounds and letter combinations to work with the 26-letter alphabet. Did […]

31 May 20227 minutes reading time

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Piano Music for Every Level

Piano Songs for Students If you want to learn how to play the piano as an adult, you’re going to need a few things. Amongst these will be time, dedication, sheet music and easy piano songs to learn. At this point, you might be wondering how long it takes to learn piano songs! The answer […]

13 Jun 20226 minutes reading time

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Left Hand Positions for Piano

Practising Left Hand Positions on Piano  Learning to play the piano is a complex endeavour. How long it takes is up to you. One of the most difficult things about playing really well is not always about being able to follow the music, read notation and understand music theory, but about proper hand placement on […]

10 Jun 20226 minutes reading time

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Learning to Play Piano as an Adult

Effective Ways to Learn to Play Piano Learning how to play a new instrument as an adult can be immensely rewarding, however, unlike learning as a child it has certain challenges to overcome. So if you are wondering whether it is possible to learn to play piano as an adult, the short answer is yes. […]

10 Jun 20226 minutes reading time

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Learning Piano Music Theory

Learning Music Theory for Piano Playing Perfection My theory. Music can fix anything. Anything. Asa Butterfield Did you know learning how to play the piano properly entails learning musical theory as well? If you are yawning at the idea of sitting through a music theory class, we don't blame you. You, like many, may have […]

10 Jun 20226 minutes reading time

Don't hang around when it comes to stress.

Why You Need Stress Management Skills?

Coping Mechanisms for Stress Can Save Your Life Winning comes down to who can execute under pressure. Billie Jean King Do you thrive under pressure? Maybe you’ve learned to cope with whatever comes your way to ensure you remain the best at what you do and you’ve even said this during an interview. In today’s […]

5 Jul 20227 minutes reading time

Take a mug of positivity!

Stress Management: Meaning and Application

Stress Management: Definition and Applying it at Work Are you tired and moody? Do you struggle to sleep or feel you have lost the energy to tackle your work with enthusiasm? Everyday stress is quite normal and something we all experience, but unfortunately it is a double edged sword. Stress makes us uncomfortable enough so […]

5 Jul 20228 minutes reading time

Stress can affect you both physically and mentally.

Stress Management Tips

Stress Management Strategies and Tips Stress is a part of modern life. Some of us struggle with ongoing anxiety, while others battle with strong emotions and the pressures of daily life. Very few of us have not experienced the negative effects that stress can have on us or our loved ones. Whether you experience stress […]

30 Jun 20227 minutes reading time

learning growth mindset

Develop a Growth Mindset

Why a Growth Mindset is Important Almost everyone can relate to trying something new and having a moment of discouragement when they think they just won’t be able to accomplish it. That’s a fixed mindset in operation. Alternatively, have you ever heard someone being described as brainy? Or naturally clever? Have you ever turned down […]

31 Jan 20226 minutes reading time

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The Best Online Learning Tools and Equipment

The Kind of Equipment Required for Online Classes  “I don’t think that literature, good literature, has anything to fear from technology. The very opposite. The more technology the more people will be interested in what the human mind can produce without the help of electronics.” - Isaac Bashevis Singer During the 2020 Covid-19 restrictions the […]

12 Apr 20226 minutes reading time

teacher and student in online lesson on laptop

How to Prepare for Online Class

Steps to Prepare for Online Classes  “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” - Arthur C. Clarke Technology has revolutionised the world and changed the face of education. These days we can learn almost anything online, and answers to questions are usually only a few clicks away. Taking an interactive class and using video […]

12 Apr 20226 minutes reading time

school boy learning online with tutor

Finding Online Lessons is Easy

There Are Online Tutors for Every Subject “It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.” - Albert Einstein Since 2020 when the Covid-19 global pandemic dramatically changed how we go about business, education and even socialising, online lessons have become the norm. One of the things that students and parents are […]

12 Apr 20226 minutes reading time

What software do you need for online tutorials?

Compare Software for Online Courses Here

Do You Have the Right Software for Online Learning? "Never trust a computer you can’t throw out a window." - Steve Wozniak Lockdowns and quarantines have changed the way we communicate. Be it classes, drinks with friends, or meetings at work, everyone seems to be getting used to video conferencing software, especially Zoom, whose popularity […]

12 Apr 20226 minutes reading time