When it comes to Australian fashion, do we have our own unique style…or do we just copy the catwalk trends of Paris and New York? Kellie Hush, editor-in-chief of Harper’s Bazaar, says there is something distinctive about our overall sense of style. She says it’s lifestyle-driven and leans towards sporty more than smart or sophisticated. She also believes there’s a big … [Read more...] about Australian fashion: What’s our style?
Is the new year time for a new you? We vow to be fitter, healthier and happier but often forget a key component in the reinvention of our new life – our style. What we wear effects all areas of our lives but is often overlooked in our life reinvention. If your goals for 2018 include overhauling your look and wardrobe, these easy style hacks will help you start your … [Read more...] about 8 easy style hacks for a new you in 2018
This article originally appeared in Virgin Voyeur Magazine. I can’t believe it has been 20 years since I went through major surgery on my neck where my neurologist had no choice but to do a cervical fusion on my C5-C6 discs, fusing them together after removing one that was being strangled beyond repair. The only reason I bring this up is I’m reminded that when I was lying … [Read more...] about You’re worth it
When it comes to finding an ideal partner, many women (and men!) have a detailed check list and are not willing to compromise! Even when you find the ideal partner, how do you communicate effectively to have a successful relationship? According to relationship expert, mentor and psychologist Yvonne Allen, independent women with uncompromising lists can leave men feeling … [Read more...] about Does he tick all the boxes? How your check list can set you up for relationship failure
Whether feared or embraced, turning 50 is a milestone. You might be seizing the moment and revelling in the freedom of life as a quinquagenarian [kwing-kwuh-juh-nair-ee-uh n] (Yes there is a name for people aged between the ages of 50-59) Or you could be struggling to deal with the massive changes that are typical in the “third age” (as Deborah calls it). However … [Read more...] about What does being over 50 really mean?