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Fun piece I did for the On The Patio blog: The 15-minute plan for decluttering your home and your life
Let’s start with a little experiment. Open your cupboard and count the number of items clogging up your wardrobe that you haven’t worn – or been
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I enjoyed having the opportunity to interview textile designer Heather Moore. Her fabrics are really lovely and it's great that her work is being recognised locally and overseas.
We chat to Heather Moore, the creative mind behind the globally successful Skinny laMinx brand.Started in Cape Town by self-taught illustrator Heather
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Really keen on trying out these tasty, tried and tested low-carb pizza alternatives.
Craving pizza? Looking for low-carb options that still hit the spot? Here are some interesting alternatives to try.Earlier this year, the world met Da
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Feast your eyes on the phenomenal winning photographs from the Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014 contest.
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I recently read an article by a freelancer who I’ve worked with many times over the last few years, lamenting the fact that so many editors don’t respond to emails from journalists. This is my response.
In which I consider why it is that, as an editor, I don't respond to emails.
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We chat to Soweto collective of photographers I See A Different You about their uniquely African style and subject matter, writes LAURA COOKE.
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2015 is all about testing out new skills – Edited this fun hands-on video.
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Photographs of the art deco cinema, the Bijou, in Observatory, Cape Town
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A few curious visitors at Kirstenbosch
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518 people
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154 people
Michaela Houston's profile photo
Lebo Mukansi's profile photo
Kate Ferreira's profile photo
Cale Reeve's profile photo
Adrian Boro's profile photo
Braam J Nell's profile photo
Alison Wilson's profile photo
Timothy Padayachee's profile photo
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I'm an editor, photographer and writer based in Cape Town, South Africa.
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I have extensive experience as a content strategist, editor, project manager and content producer across various industries. My experience includes content marketing for major brands, editing magazines and websites, managing small and large teams, as well as building online communities on social media platforms.

In my personal capacity, I founded and run the Veggie Buntch website and community. I also feature my photography on my personal site at lauracooke.com and am employed full time as an editor on a number of products produced for Vodacom, such as http://now.vodacom.co.za

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