Fashion

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    Going OTT for OTS – Spring Fashion Trend Alert: Off The Shoulder

    I knew that off the shoulder (OTS) tops and dresses were going to be a big season trend for summer back in Mid July when stores started to bring in their new season offerings. I had received two vouchers from Witchery for my Birthday back in July. One for being part of their loyalty program (where […] Read more…

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    Spring 2016 Colour Alert: Khaki and Moss

    Last week while I was at the shops with my two younger girls, I noticed the new season colours for Spring 2016. I feel like we are revisiting autumn because the hues for this season are very much the colours we would see at that time of year. Think navy, khaki and moss, rust and […] Read more…

Beauty

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    The Importance of a Beauty Ritual When You’re a Busy Mum

    This post has been written in collaboration with Jurlique When I was pregnant with Phoebe during Christmas 2013, my mum-in-law from South Australia sent me a stunning Jurlique cleansing pack for Christmas. She also sent a Jurlique baby products pack for my bub-to-be, Phoebe. Since becoming 30, I have been more adamant about using products […] Read more…

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    My 5 Minute Everyday Face Routine

    I don’t have time to apply make-up in the mornings when I have three little girls that I need to get up and ready so we can be on time for Kindy. Since becoming a Stay-at-home mum, my face routine is pretty quick and takes about 5 minutes. I thought I’d share with you what […] Read more…

Lifestyle

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    The Karate Kick That Saved Me From My Fashion Faux Pas

    A couple of weeks ago (or it could have been a month ago?!) Jenny from Styling Curvy messaged me to say she would be up on the Gold Coast and would love to catch up with me and other bloggers early August. I said of course and couldn’t wait for the details. The date was […] Read more…

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    How I Changed my Black Tie Dress at the Last Minute

    In March when I was presented with the Female Plumbing Ambassadorship for QLD from the Master Plumbers Association of QLD, we worked out a list of events that I was to attend to. One of the events was to present the Andrea Vogler Award for a Woman in Business at the Plumbing and Gas Awards. […] Read more…

Interiors

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    Pockets of my Home

    In the last month or so, I have spent quite a bit of time at home with the girls. Even when Esther was on school holidays, we spent a bit of time at home playing, watching movies and trying to enjoy each other’s company. After spending so much time at home since having kids, I’ve […] Read more…

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    18 Places to Buy Affordable Art

    When I shared 40 ways to change the interior of your home, I had two questions about where to source affordable art. Ironically, Jacob and I have been looking at various online stores to find the perfect wall art for our dining room. We ended up getting our bright ‘Rosato’ painting from The Block Shop and […] Read more…