Mindset Mastery

Mindset Mastery Written by Susie Taaffe Ok, I will admit that I am one of those annoyingly positive people. I do look at everything and shift my perspective to find the positive aspect of a situation. However, this is because I have trained myself to be this way. It doesn’t mean life throws me any fewer challenges but as the…

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Hack Your Life

Written by Susie Taaffe When I saw the topic for this month’s magazine my eyes lit up! I am the queen of life hacks. I truly believe there is no room in life for wasting time on things that will never give back to you. I want to live my happiest and easiest life however I don’t want to compromise…

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Who’s That Girl???

How To Dress When You Need To Bring Your A-Game Who’s That Girl Written by Susie Taaffe Fashion has been used by women for millennia to evoke emotions and portray certain characteristics. From hoops under skirts, bustles, and corsets to power suits and shoulder pads, fashion has created the illusions of whatever was desired at the time. So how can…

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It’s Always A Good Time To Start Over!

It’s Always A Good Time To Start Over!

It’s Always A Good Time To Start Over! Written by Amanda Cassar It’s always a great time for making lifestyle changes and reviewing where you’re at, but for goals and changes affecting your financial health, there’s often no better time than when starting a new job.  New beginnings, right?  Time to plan for some silver linings! Well, 2022 just has…

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Tips for Selling & Buying A Home Simultaneously

Tips for Selling & Buying A Home Simultaneously

How to Sell and Buy A Home at the Same Time… Tips for Selling & Buying A Home Simultaneously Written by Eriks Draiska, Managing Director of Plaza Real Estate Every real estate transaction is different in its own way.  Some real estate transactions are straightforward, while others are a puzzle and have several hurdles that need to be overcome. One of…

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Skin Hygiene Through Persimmons

Skin Hygiene Through Persimmons

Skin Hygiene Through Persimmons Written by Lily Li, founder and CEO of Hygea The body is a temple, as the saying goes. This has become more true than ever as we tentatively emerge from the last few covid restrictions and get on with living life.  According to a global database of plants, the persimmon was native to China and northeast…

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Your Scalp Is Skin Too

Don’t Neglect Your Scalp When It Comes To Taking Care Of Your Skin Written by Lynn Power Skincare is having a “moment”. There are loads of new products on the market – many with targeted treatment areas (eyes, hands, even vagina), targeted demographics (menopause, teen, women of colour, men, etc) or specific benefits (hydrating, wrinkle-reducing, acne, spot correcting). And most…

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How To Prevent Acne From Face Masks

How To Prevent Acne From Face Masks

Maskne How To Prevent Acne From Face Masks Written by Kristy Iervasi You may think I just made up the word maskne, and as much as I would love to take credit for it, I cannot, as it’s actually a medical term according to Loma Linda University Health. According to Potts, D (2020) maskne is an actual skin condition brought on…

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Shiny Skin, Is It Good Or Bad?

Shiny Skin, Is It Good Or Bad?

When it comes to our beauty regimes, our face is what we pay attention to the most. But we all have different skin and different needs to keep our face happy and healthy. Sometimes, even with a thorough skincare regime, our skin can be left with a shiny coating, which can be a nuisance. So, do you wash your face…

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You Are Beautiful Already

You Are Beautiful Already

Fashion For Skin Conditions Written by Susie Taaffe Kindness is Key Skin conditions can range from minor to major and can cause extreme embarrassment. Firstly, be kind to yourself. Your body and skin are reacting to something either internally or externally and protecting themselves. It is nature’s way of keeping your body safe and running. Whether this is a short-term…

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The New Thing In Self-Care & Wellbeing

Provided by Carvansons Perfume has long been associated with self-care. The practice of using aromas to enhance mood and improve health and wellbeing dates back to 3500 years BC when aromatics were used for religious rituals and medicine. But the term “aromatherapy” only came into use many years later in 1935, when French chemist Rene-Maurice Gattefosse claimed that he had…

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Boarding Will Commence Shortly

Boarding Will Commence Shortly

Boarding Will Commence Shortly Written by Susie Taaffe The world is opening for travel again – now what?? The last two years have seen stressful times with unknown outcomes. We have had to adapt to ‘not knowing what is around the corner’ which is extremely nerve-wracking. Our normal has changed. If this has resulted in carrying more weight, the first…

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Top 3 Tips On Buying Fragrance

Top 3 Tips On Buying Fragrance For Valentine’s Day

Love at First Smell Top 3 Tips On Buying Fragrance Article provided by Carvansons We’ve all heard about love at first sight, but is love at first smell a thing? and how important is scent and smell when we talk about love and relationships? Vicki Last from international fragrance manufacturer Carvansons explores the relationship between scent and our strongest emotion,…

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12 Travel Must-Haves

12 Travel Must-Haves for the Ultimate Self-Care

Don’t Sacrifice Self-Care When You’re Travelling 12 Travel Must-Haves Written by Lynn Power Even though travel continues to be challenging with Covid surging everywhere it seems, many of us are optimistic that we’ll still be able to get out there in 2022 (including me – I have 3 trips planned, fingers crossed!). But it’s time to think about our travel…

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How To Choose A Streaming Service

How To Choose A Streaming Service Written by Kareem Tawansi In life, we must take the good with the bad and that definitely applies in an open market. And this is certainly the case when one considers the streaming services market, aka Video On Demand (“VOD”). The good is pretty easy to find, it’s all the great content out there.…

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Taking Charge of your Finances

Simple Steps For Taking Charge of your Finances

Taking Charge of your Finances Written by Amanda Cassar It’s time.  You’ve thought about it for years, yet life’s busy right? Making a living and paying the bills and trying to fit in a bit of fun gets totally in the way of being intentional with money or raising our financial literacy levels.  Even thinking about your finances may induce…

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4 Ways To Take Charge

4 Ways To Take Charge Of Your Life With Fashion

4 Ways To Take Charge Written by Susie Taaffe Blue and green should never be seen without a colour in between. But why? I say if you want to wear blue and green together then go for it! I’ll always remember a gymnastics coach I had when I was about 7 or 8 commenting on my choice of a red…

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Taking Charge of Your Textile Consumption

How To Repair & Repurpose Your Cloths

How To Repair & Repurpose Your Cloths Written by Katrina Naish If you have read our last articles How to Create a Sustainable Wardrobe & It’s Hard To Be Passionate About Fashion When… you will have noticed that we are passionate about making purposeful choices not only to ensure you look great but also to ensure your wardrobe’s carbon footprint…

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Simple Ways To Detox Your Beauty Routine

Clean up, simplify and embrace a more sustainable beauty routine Simple Ways To Detox Your Beauty Routine Written by Lynn Power With so many parts of our lives feeling a bit out of control these days, we’re all about wrestling some control back in places where we can. Of course, some things are easier than others. One way you can…

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3 Ways To Make The Most Out Of Your Wardrobe

Have you ever looked in your wardrobe and said out loud – I haven’t got a thing to wear?  If that sounds like you, you are not alone. Unfortunately, we add to our wardrobes depending on how we feel, what we like at that moment, and what size and shape we are at that time. It’s time to be brutal…

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3 Ways To Rethink Your Relationship With Money

3 Ways To Rethink Your Relationship With Money We all would love to be able to say we are smart with how we earn, save, invest and spend our money.  Let’s explore the opportunities to help make your money work for you to power your passions, rather than letting it control who you are and what you do. Challenge Yourself…

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Sexy into Spring

Sexy Into Spring

Written by Anna Meyer With the temperatures rising and the winter blues thawing, it is time to start looking towards spring and summer fashion. Below are the 5 items that you need in your wardrobe to help find your inner animal and feel sexy going into spring. Animal Print Usually, when Spring comes around, it’s all about the florals and…

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Dress To Impress

How To Find Your Inner Animal Dress To Impress Written by Susie Taaffe Does your wardrobe make you feel energised and ready to take on the world? Or are you stuck in a rut of blah? Would you like more outfits that you always feel amazing in? Then let’s talk about curating a style that will have you feeling passionate…

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5 Tricks to Increase Your Property Value

5 Tricks to Increase Your Property Value

5 Tricks to Increase Your Property Value Written by Eriks Draiska -Managing Director Plaza Real Estate It’s funny how a house doesn’t feel like an investment until it comes time to sell it. Suddenly, after years of living there, the thought of its value hits you and you’re passionate about getting the best out of it. Hopefully, you’ve practised good…

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