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How to beat the big freeze

The Big Freeze. Snowmaggedon, Antarctic vortex. Whatever you call it, there’s no denying that Australia’s eastern seaboard is under attack from mother nature with wild winds, plummeting temperatures and apparently, the almost unheard of, thundersnow! Facebook friends, prepare to be overrun with comments from your Brisbane-based friends complaining about the cold. Why? Because we don’t […]

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Mother’s Day gift guide 2015

Normally when it comes to Mother’s Day, I’m always organised ahead of the game. Mum’s birthday is in late April so normally I do a double-header at the shops and stock up on goodies for both. But this year, I’ve slipped and I’m currently gift-less. Luckily, there’s 5 shopping days to go so, if like […]

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Christmas Gift Guide

Does the thought of Christmas shopping with crowded car parks, thousands of people and flashing red SALE signs everywhere fill you with panic? Never fear, I have put together a quick gift guide filled with wonderful things you can buy online! Hurrah! And as keen as I was to just make this a gift guide […]

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Hello sunshine

“Look at the stars, look how they shine for you; and everything you do, yeah they were all yellow.” —Coldplay— While Australian winters aren’t quite as dark, wet and grey as those faced by the northern hemisphere, it’s still nice to inject a splash of warmth and sunshine into your life when it’s cold outside. If, like […]

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