Last Sunday I was enjoying a leisurely moment, reading the latest issue of The Collective magazine, when I got stuck on a page. Page 75. An interview with illustrator extraordinaire, Kerrie Hess and more specifically her answer to the question, "Words you live by?" This is what she ... [ Read More ]

What to Wear Underneath Your Clothes


We all know the foundation of a great outfit starts with what's underneath your clothes. But what exactly does that mean? I recently received this exact question from Amanda, who asks... "I've been thinking about asking you if you could do a blog post about things worn UNDER clothing to ... [ Read More ]

Secret Santa Gift Ideas Under $30


Ho-ho-holy heck, we're edging ever closer to Christmas! It's time for me to hop off the Denial Train and hop on the North Pole Express, because Christmas Day is going to be here before I know it. Over the next four Tuesdays, I'm going to be featuring Christmas gift ideas to cover just about ... [ Read More ]

Fleur Envy Custom Jewellery Giveaway


There's something extra special about a custom made piece, don't you think? It's all about the beautiful and the personal - and that's exactly the philosophy that Fleur Envy shares. Fleur Envy delivers exquisite craftsmanship with an eye for the smallest of details and "handmade" really does ... [ Read More ]

Are You an Early Bird or a Night Owl?


{image} I read somewhere once that the most successful people in the world are early birds. As in, butt crack of dawn early. I suppose it gives them a head start on the day and the rest of the world, as they power walk their way through the quiet streets and dissect their plans of world ... [ Read More ]

Easy Healthy Weekday Lunch


During the week, I like to eat simple and healthy meals. I'm busy. I don't have the time, energy or brain capacity to think of eleventy billion different recipes and I don't have an endless budget to buy a gazillion different ingredients. This quite often means repetition of certain dishes ... [ Read More ]

Beauty Queen: Innoxa Giveaway


Brought to you by Innoxa Beauty Queens, start your engines! If you've browsed the makeup shelves of Myer, Priceline or even your local pharmacy, you've no doubt picked up - and maybe even purchased - an Innoxa product. The Innoxa range includes affordable skincare, makeup and body ... [ Read More ]

The Anxiety Monster


{image} I don't know if it's this time of year, but I'm feeling overwhelmed. And I know I'm not alone. Quite a few of my friends have expressed that they're feeling exactly the same way. But there's also a bit more to it. One thing you may not know about me is that I suffer from ... [ Read More ]

My Fave Room: Mrs Woog from Woogsworld


Hi and welcome to another episode of My Fave Room (yep, still running with my pretend TV show theme here)…! If you’re anything like me, you love nothing more than a behind the scenes look at other people’s homes. And me being the inquisitive blogger that I am, I’ve managed to convince some of ... [ Read More ]

Cloud 9 Wide Iron Review


A little while ago, my beloved hair straightener died on me. Twas a sad day, not only because I consider a hair straightener one of my life's essential items but also because it was one of the very first gifts Mr Styling gave to me when we started dating. With a heavy heart, I placed that pink 10 ... [ Read More ]