Farewell to the Blog
It’s the end for me, my curtain call! I’m moving on the blog, and Adelaide itself for a while. It’s bittersweet, because I am excited about new things and new opportunities, while I’m also going to miss the friends and networks I’ve built here.
My Matte Day
Okay, okay. By this point, you may have realised that I love a matte complexion.
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Adelaide’s Best Burger Joints
I’m a burger fanatic. I own burger leggings and a burger dress and I’m on the hunt for the perfect burger dangle earrings. I stop just short of my best friend’s obsession—she has a burger tattoo on her thigh that I admire at every opportunity. I tell you this, just so you can feel reassured […]
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Holiday Guide: Darwin
What do you think of when you imagine the Northern Territory’s capital? Humidity, crocodiles and other dangerous creatures? You’re not far wrong. Chuck in a bucket load of mosquitos, some very, incredibly dangerous box jellyfish, and six months of monsoonal rain, and you almost have it right. However, there’s also a lot to like about […]
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Packing Your Life into Boxes
There’s something tragic about setting out a certain number of packing boxes and trying to squish your entire life into them. Just the fact that my life in Adelaide (the last seven years) can be disassembled into material items makes me sad. But it’s necessary. I’m moving interstate. I need to cull some of my […]
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Best Matte Foundations
I’ve talked previously about how obsessed I am with matte makeup—check out my post on the Top Three: Matte Liquid Lipsticks for more inspiration. Summertime makes me especially self-conscious about my shiny, oily skin, so being matte becomes even higher on my list of must-have beauty product requirements.
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I love scheduling. It helps with my mental health and my psychologist’s much-stressed delight in ‘living in the moment’. Spoiler: I’m not good at living in the moment or appreciating the small moments in life. I tend to worry about the future far, far too much. But scheduling helps me to live from week to […]
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Have an Eco-Friendly Summer!
The sun’s out, the fire ban is set to high. The beaches are scorching wastelands; soup is out and fish & chips are in. You like your coffees cold and milky, preferably with a generous scoop of ice-cream. It’s summer. The time of sunburn and sunglasses and other sun-related items. Here are some tips to […]
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New Year’s Resolution: Cutting Down Screen-time
One of my New Year’s resolutions is to cut down my screen time—mobile, laptop, TV, the lot.
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