• The view from Anantara Resort and Spa Uluwatu

    7 things you need to know about travelling to Bali

    Thursday, April 23, 2015

    If you’re planning to head to Bali, here are a few handy hints to get you started. 1. There is a visa on arrival system – When you get to Denpasar airport, you will need to line up and buy a visa. It will cost you USD$35 per person. Your visa will be valid for [...]

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    Deals ahoy friends!

    Thursday, April 16, 2015

    Are you poor because I sure as hell am. This month is a nightmare where, once again, I am thrust into making the decision between selling organs or shaking my booty for cash. For that very reason, I bring to you this excellent coupon site, home of many deals on things you may actually wish to [...]

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    The truth about family holidays

    Thursday, April 16, 2015

    My book club girls called me out on the fact that I only ever write about the good stuff that happens on trips so I am going to tell you about Part 2 of my Easter break: The Family Holiday. I haven’t spent a lot of time with small children, mostly because parents don’t let drunk [...]

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    A helpful guide to underpants

    Tuesday, April 14, 2015

    Most of us wear them most of the time and yet they are rarely discussed in polite conversation. They are an oddly political garment, encompassing as they do feminism, sexuality, body image and fashion. From the fairy princess adorned knickers of children, to the vast, sweeping sails covering the backsides of old ladies, underpants have a lifecycle. This has [...]

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    Bali + Ayana Villas + love

    Monday, April 13, 2015

    The greatest luxury on earth is spending time with the person you’re in love with. Couple that with an Ocean View Villa at Ayana Resort and Spa and life is beyond sweet. The Spark and I arrived at the resort on a Friday night, tired but happy, and were greeted with frangipani leis and quirky basil and soursop welcome concoctions. [...]

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The view from Anantara Resort and Spa Uluwatu
Apr
23

7 things you need to know about travelling to Bali

If you’re planning to head to Bali, here are a few handy hints to get you started. 1. There is a visa on arrival system – When you get to Denpasar airport, you will need to line up and buy a visa. It will cost you USD$35 per person. Your visa will be valid for [...]

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pretty-woman
Apr
16

Deals ahoy friends!

Are you poor because I sure as hell am. This month is a nightmare where, once again, I am thrust into making the decision between selling organs or shaking my booty for cash. For that very reason, I bring to you this excellent coupon site, home of many deals on things you may actually wish to [...]

Read More
098999-awkward-holiday-snap
Apr
16

The truth about family holidays

My book club girls called me out on the fact that I only ever write about the good stuff that happens on trips so I am going to tell you about Part 2 of my Easter break: The Family Holiday. I haven’t spent a lot of time with small children, mostly because parents don’t let drunk [...]

Read More
A605454
Apr
14

A helpful guide to underpants

Most of us wear them most of the time and yet they are rarely discussed in polite conversation. They are an oddly political garment, encompassing as they do feminism, sexuality, body image and fashion. From the fairy princess adorned knickers of children, to the vast, sweeping sails covering the backsides of old ladies, underpants have a lifecycle. This has [...]

Read More
Ayana
Apr
13

Bali + Ayana Villas + love

The greatest luxury on earth is spending time with the person you’re in love with. Couple that with an Ocean View Villa at Ayana Resort and Spa and life is beyond sweet. The Spark and I arrived at the resort on a Friday night, tired but happy, and were greeted with frangipani leis and quirky basil and soursop welcome concoctions. [...]

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Apr
9

Why I’m happy

Someone asked me yesterday why I’m happy. I turned 36 last week and I can confidently say for the first time in my life, I actually am. As someone who spent the majority of my teenage years and 20s crippled by anxiety, getting older is a source of great peace for me because I seem to get better at [...]

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What a bunch of dorks!
Mar
25

Dear Aunty Em

‘Is it true? I keep bumping into these drop dead gorgeous gals who tell me the singles scene in Sydney is awful and that Sydney blokes are, well, less than desirable. I’d love to hear from the worldly girls about what makes us (yes, I am one) so hopeless. How can we lift our game, [...]

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E.T. was the ultimate imaginary friend
Mar
23

Do you need to believe?

I have this problem in romantic relationships where I need to believe it’s going somewhere. It’s like the whole ‘suspension of disbelief’ theory for movies. Sure, we all know that it’s highly unlikely that a stray alien landed in Drew Barrymore’s childhood bedroom but to enjoy the film E.T., you really need to let go of [...]

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Ahhh white people. So racially sensitive.
Mar
16

Dear Aunty Em

‘What happens when you’ve been good mates with someone for 15 or 20 years only to wake up one day to a Facebook rant that reveals the shock that they are a Liberal loving Tony Abbott devotee who thinks his plan re: cutting off Aboriginal communities is just giving everyone a ‘fair go’. And you [...]

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Mar
12

Dear Aunty Em

I’ve found my soul mate – should I really give him up because he’s an idiot about money?’ – Cashless Transaction Dear Cashless Transaction, As someone who was once peer pressured into buying $600 shoes that I couldn’t walk in, I empathise with your dumb ass soul mate. Being stupid about money is something I [...]

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