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Working on your passion

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1st Tri 2012

A triathlon at 40

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Girl Lane review

Tween beauty giveaway: Girl Lane

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Blitz Nitz Spray & Go

Giveaway: The easy way to Blitz Nitz

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Should you let your kids play Pokemon Go

Should You Let Your Kids Play Pokémon GO?

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Oz Comic-Con Sydney, Brisbane GIVEAWAY

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Calling all geeks in Sydney and Brisbane! Oz Comic-Con, Australia’s premier pop-culture expo, explodes in Sydney and Brisbane this September! There’s no better place to spend a weekend as the Sydney Exhibition Centre and the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre are taken over by all things gloriously geeky, collectible and…

Be Fabulous

1st Tri 2012

A triathlon at 40

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I ventured into the world of blogging nearly four years ago as I was verging on the big Four Oooooh Birthday. I was already reasonably fit but felt the need for some new challenges. Even after losing 25 kg (through lapband surgery) I was still considered “extremely” obese with a BMI…

Life Happens

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Working on your passion

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I have a young adult fiction book coming out. Let’s just get that out of the way. But more than being just a publicity post, I am writing this for those who always had that niggling thing at the back of their heads – the thing they’ve always wanted to…

Glorious Food

Decadent shakes

DIY Decadent Shakes

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You should have seen my 4-year-old’s face when he first the photos from Decadent Shakes, a new hardcover recipe book with a fun and bubbly twist by Matthew, Sarah & Brendan Aouad. It was like all his dreams had come true in a monster milkshake. And look at them. Wow!! I…

Wellbeing

Dealing with anxiety as a single mum

Ask Her: Dealing with anxiety as a single mum

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I just separated from my husband and I thought I dealt with it but now I am suddenly riddled with anxiety. So much so that it is very hard for me to function, work, look after my kids… I am on medication and seeing a psychologist but I want to…

Happy Family

Girl Lane review

Tween beauty giveaway: Girl Lane

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Girl Lane is a funky new skin, body and haircare range designed for ‘tweens and teens. The range has been created by three very passionate mums who realised there were no options available for young girls gentle and effective enough to help protect and nurture their girls’ skin and hair. When I asked…

Home Beautiful

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Eternal sunshine of the spotless desk

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Did you now a cluttered working environment can stress you out more than the actual workload? Life as a working mum can be overwhelming enough without creating even more stress so, thanks to Officeworks, we’re sharing insider tips on how to take control of your workspace and open up a whole new world of…

News & Interviews

Syrian kids playing in a refugee camp

The Aussie mums helping Syrian mums feed their children

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From June 19-25, 2016 thousands of Australians will survive on modest serves of rice, flour, lentils and sardines. No, it’s not a new fad diet, it’s Act for Peace’s Ration Challenge. These are exactly the same rations that Syrian families survive on every single week in refugee camps in Jordan….