On a Winters Day in Brisbane
Winter in Brisbane is such a special time of year. The sky seems to shine extra blue; basking in the suns rays will warm you, not burn you; and the crisp mornings and nights make us Brisbanites so excited that we can actually wear those jumpers buried at the bottom of our wardrobe.
To me, the perfect Sunday on a winters day in Brisbane includes lots of food, trying out as many new restaurants, cafes and bars as possible, a wine or two, a dose of nature, and a good dose of sunshine.
Here are the top five picks for each time of the day …
Simple tips to embrace your sexy side while remaining graceful
In life, there are few days more significant than your wedding day. You’ve found a spark with someone, it has grown into a flame, and now, you’re going to make it official for all the world to see. As the bride, you no doubt want to look your sexiest and most elegant.
Hitting these markers is easier than you might imagine. Don’t buy into the false belief that looking and feeling sexy is somehow inappropriate for weddings. Sexy is a powerful state of mind and you deserve to experience it on your special day. By following a few simple tips, you can embrace your sexy side while remaining the picture of grace and elegance
13 Kick-Ass Ways To Spend This Years Tax Refund
Those four little words get our blood pumping - End Of Financial Year (aka tax return time). Our thoughts race as we try to decide what to spend our refunds on. Holiday? Bills? Giant inflatable swan? The list of possibilities is endless..
3 Top Retreats to Refill, Restore and Recharge
As we continually get busier in our everyday lives, it's easy to forget to recharge our batteries from the inside out. I have the pleasure of sharing with you, three of my favourite places in Brisbane (and beyond) where I go to get my batteries refilled. Check them out for yourself and you will be kicking goals in all aspects of your life again.
Celebrate Mother's Day in Style
Portside Wharf is the perfect place to spoil mum this Mother's Day as the precinct celebrates in style with an array of food offerings and local live music from 12pm to 3pm on Sunday, May 14.
Give mum the day off as all restaurants and cafes will be open offering everything from a first-class lunch to a casual meal.
Long Hair Don't Care
Some say a hairstyle can make or break your look. Those who do, clearly aren't cursed with the 'bad hair day' gene. If you're one of those people who's hair wont grow past your shoulders, breaks off into the wind every time there's a light gust or is flatter then an A4 sheet of paper - hair extensions could be just the thing for you. Studio Ash Hair are experts in hair care and specialise in ‘Great Lengths’ extensions. Aside from turning you into Rapunzel, hair extensions do so much more for you, and your locks.
Fifty Shades Of Fun
Drum roll please…. (da da da da da)…. the new booklet for The Good Guide Edition 33 Autumn 2017 is online. Check out the latest, greatest, best and most beautiful places to unwind, relax, sip, savour, shop and relish. The beautiful booklets will hit hands and hearts from next week… make sure you collect your copy as they fly quickly from any of the venues include in the guide, 4-5 star & boutique hotels and everywhere that matters. The gold bird with the word knows what’s going on, check out this weeks word on the street… It’s raining ra(men) hallelujah! Asian feasts and new bars, cafes, festivals and so much more.
Laugh until you cry, then laugh some more!
Another one bites the crust, February is done and dusted. Look at all you’ve eaten this year already… and there’s so much more fun, entertainment and food to come. Best be ready there’s enough laughs to go around for the next month to make your stomach hurt.
Two Week Unlimited Passes (valid on Cycle, CycleBarre + Antigravity classes)
Escape with InspireCycle for an unforgettable, heart racing, inspirational, beat fuelled 45 minutes. The InspireCycle workout is uniquely designed to give you a killer combination of endorphin rush and inspiration. No other workout or gym experience can leave you with the body and mind workout you will get from an InspireCycle session.
Want to win a two week unlimited pass valid for Cycle, Cyclebarre and AntiGravity classes (valued at $49)? Of course you do... read on...
Love is in the air, hair and everywhere | Brisbane Edition
Wondering what to get that special someone? Could that special someone be you? Single, taken or just ready to mingle? Here’s gift ideas, unique experiences, free and creative ways to show someone you care and healthy options. Make your heart beat faster or miss a beat. It’s a choose your own adventure style Valentine’s day…. be inspired! #JustHaveFun #MakeEverydayValentinesDay #LoveIs
Mind, Sweat & Gearsl
It’s that time of year again where we all vow to get trim, toned and terrific after the indulgent festive season. We are totally into heath and fitness at InspireCycle where they’ve taken spin classes to an entirely new level.
How to Make Your Own Non-Greasy Hand & Body Moisturizer
If you're looking to replicate the luxury and quality of the sorts of hand and body wash and moisturizers you’d find in quality boutiques, then whip up this tried, tested and totally amazing non-greasy moisturizer for your hands and body.
May the force be with you
Local is lovely, and we have a treasure trove of local goodness to uncover this week. Christmas is coming and it is so important to support local artisans, business, venues… choose local and it’s the gift that keeps on giving. From fashion, food, fun and fraternising… we’ve got your local gold. On other news, unless you are living under a rock… the new Star Wars is here… no spoilers, just go see it NOW. May the force be with you and yours this festive season.
9 Top Trends by Studio Ash Hair
Wondering what to do with your luscious locks this Summer? Time for a change? Want to know this seasons hottest trends? Well, we get the low down from one of Brisbane’s best and most respected stalons, the one and only Phillip Lagoinha and Tracey Dunne from Studio Ash Hair.
InspireCycle | Mind, Sweat & Gears
Get tips from Jake Harrison on spin classes here...