Fashion

  • AUTUMN PURCHASES AND WISH LIST

    Autumn Wish List and Purchases

    It’s been too long between posts here, but life has been a little busy of late and I lost my fashion mojo for a bit because I’ve been avoiding the shops for new clothes because 1. I have a lot of clothes already. 2. I’ve been slowly losing weight and I don’t want to add […] Read more…

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    Taupe Ankle Boots AW17

    Last winter I had quite a few enquiries about where I got my taupe ankle boots from. I wrote about how I got them at the Joanne Mercer Factory Outlet Shop down at Harbour Town. These boots have seen me through a few winters and they are still going strong. They are my favourite boots […] Read more…

Beauty

  • hydrating mists for summer

    Best Hydrating Mists For Summer

    Before I left for my week’s holiday with the family, I bought a new toiletry bag. I was a bit over my old one and wanted something that could be hung up and could fold really well. I found what I was after at Big W and brought it home, only to find that once […] Read more…

  • beauty ritual

    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…

Lifestyle

  • West Village Shopping

    West Village: A New Shopping Precinct For Brisbane

    This post has been written in collaboration with West Village The way I shop these days has changed quite a bit from when I shopped pre-kids. In those pre-children days, I loved nothing more than to spend a couple of hours in the city and browse all the shops from the top of the Queen […] Read more…

  • don't wear mud by gossiping about others

    We Weren’t Created to Wear Mud

    At the beginning of 2002, I headed to a business college to get a Diploma in Business Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations. I didn’t know anyone at the college, but I was eager to learn and get a job so I could earn some money to save for a house. I remember the first day, […] Read more…

Interiors

  • chunky knit homewares 2017

    Interior Trend Alert: Chunky Knit Homewares 2017

    This morning when I headed out for my early morning walk and jog, I noticed the change in the weather. It was cool and there was a slight breeze. The cooler weather had me wanting to walk back inside my home to snuggle up to a chunky knit throw. Chunky knit homewares are an interior trend for 2017. […] Read more…

  • neutral and natural christmas styling

    Christmas Styling – Add Natural and Neutral Decor Accents

    Whether you follow tradition or like to get in early on your Christmas decorating, now is the time to add some Christmas styling to your home. Most typically, everyone starts with their tree. Well that’s what I do. From their I add little vignettes or Christmas décor pieces around my home so the Christmas cheer […] Read more…