The underlying core value of our publication is to write inspiring and uplifting articles about ordinary people and the things that they do. We all have stories and sharing who we are and what we feel has been part of humanity since the dawn of our known history. I feel […]

You get old pilots, but never old, bold pilots.  So I know this old pilot who loved pheasant shooting nearly as much as he loved being aloft. To get the time to pursue both hobbies always proved difficult so whenever the opportunity presented itself and the conditions were good, he […]

The Swellendam Heritage Association (SHA), in collaboration with Village Life Publishers and Bokmakiri Books, invites you to a pre-launch special purchase offer. The first-ever comprehensive  overview of the story of Swellendam, written by the well-known Village Life researcher and author, Annalize Mouton, will be launched in September 2021. The working […]

“A heartfelt thank you to our friend Dr. Anita Venter from the University of the Free State for supplying us with content for this article. For a number of years we have followed her ground-breaking hands on work with Natural Building as a solution to the inequalities and challenges facing […]