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How to cope with the goodbyes that matter

How to cope with the goodbyes that matter

“Rip it off like a band-aid,” I said. “What?” Replied my brother. “Rip it off like a band-aid,” I repeated, “You know,…

How we can learn from the humble garage sale

A garage sale isn’t the likeliest of places to experience…

Live in the UK visa application tips

I’m super excited that my visa finally came through, but…

The end is the beginning – again – Travel Live Learn in London

Announcement – Travel Live Learn in London We’re about to…

Entertainment + Dining

New music The Sand Dollars

New music The Sand Dollars

Meet Declan, Michael, Joe and Yehudi, the four strapping young lads who make up The Sand Dollars. Think Arctic Monkeys, meets The…

Melbourne dining review – Jimmy Grants

Walking down St David Street, Fitzroy, towards George Calombaris’ restaurant…

Tasting Australia in Adelaide 2014

When I checked in on Facebook from the Adelaide airport…

Hidden food gems of London

Unearthing a hidden food gem can be one of travel’s…

Learn

5 ways to listen to your dreams to turn them into reality

5 ways to listen to your dreams to turn them into reality

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams” –Eleanor Roosevelt When we sleep, we dream. On average,…

How to get your teen to talk to you

Does your child talk to you? I mean really talk…

Tips for a novice wedding MC

A lovely friend of mine has asked Cooper and I…

How to get your child interested in school – 5 top tips

How to get your child interested in school By Cooper Dawson.…

Life

Communication is key in a relationship

Communication is key in a relationship

You might be surprised and shocked by this advice, I was… I recently attended a wedding at which there was a gorgeous…

7 Ways to Start Healing Your Relationship After an Affair – Part 2

Have you cheated but want to repair your relationship? Let’s…

7 Ways to Start Healing Your Relationship After an Affair – Part 1

Have you cheated but want to repair your relationship? Let’s…

Media musings

Smart social advice: Why you should comment on blogs

Smart social advice: Why you should comment on blogs

Over the past year I’ve studied blogging. I’ve asked questions, joined forums and groups and have attended a number of training sessions…

Pitching – just four steps to your next story

How to pitch for beginners Another topic we brainstorm in Media…

Upping the game: Transfer Tumblr to WordPress?

During a Media Bootcamp session this week, the question of…

Get it Magazine – have you got it?

Playing around with clients of the magazine I work for…

Social

Words to Go social media forum 2014 in Adelaide

Words to Go social media forum 2014 in Adelaide

What did the world’s leading travel writers, photographers and social media content creators share at #WordsToGo14? Read on to find out I’ve…

How to Google Plus for Beginners

Super easy social media with Sarah Blinco Google+ – The…

How to blog: 9 bite sized blogging tips to take with you today

Best blogging tips (for business and hobby blogging newbies) By…

Style

Sun protection that is nice to use … we’re listening! Introducing the new cosmetics range from Australia’s Cancer Council

Sun protection that is nice to use … we’re listening! Introducing the new cosmetics range from Australia’s Cancer Council

For years Australia’s Cancer Council has provided not only excellent advice, but also high quality sun protection products. Now they’ve introduced a…

The Grooming Guy – Bulldog skin care review

Any range that mentions ‘dog’ in its branding is off…

5 simple ways to reduce your stress levels

Beth England, Content Assistant at beautyheaven has a passion for…

10 Stars who rocked Red Carpet fashion at the Billboard Music Awards 2014

Sure, we loved seeing Michael Jackson on stage again –…

Success

Two simple steps to change how people treat you

Two simple steps to change how people treat you

Whilst keeping in touch with family and friends via social media on an overseas trip recently, I spotted a reoccurring picture with…

Three reasons why you may not get what you want

Funny how we can have the same goals month after…

The Calculus approach to building big businesses : Success plus Persistence principle

Success plus Persistence equals 222. In case you wondering how…

The 5 rules of email first impressions − how not to mess it up!

Students, job seekers and anyone pitching anything, listen up. My…

Tech

You’ve been hacked! Why you need a hacking action plan

You’ve been hacked! Why you need a hacking action plan

Recently the blog I manage for a small Pilates studio was hacked. All I could think firstly, was why on Earth would…

Do you suffer a phone addiction?

I used to consider myself a very ‘in the moment’…

New product review – Frixion erasable pens from Pilot

  Loving this innovative idea from pilot.com.au … if in…

Tech gadget review Mophie Juice Packs

Extend the life of your phone battery and mobile devices…

Travel

Five tips on how to travel in Croatia

Five tips on how to travel in Croatia

Croatia, it seems, is the new hot spot for Australian tourists, and there is no wonder why. It is without a doubt…

Sold on Cruising: cruise the Bahamas

Admittedly, going on a cruise wasn’t something I’d seriously considered,…

5 reasons to escape to the Whitsundays this winter

If you prefer to escape the cold and holiday somewhere…

Weekend retreat – travel to the Blue Mountains

Located less than two hours from Sydney is the Blue…