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The Art of Christmas – Melbourne Central

The sounds and sights of Christmas are well and truly popping up all around the city of Melbourne. From the Christmas trees to the store windows there’s festivity to be found at nearly every turn. I had the pleasure of attending The Art of Christmas Instatour at Melbourne Central recently where we were shown around […]

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Charlotte York

There’s a particular scene in Sex and the City when Charlotte has just suffered a miscarriage and she’s sitting on the couch looking absolutely defeated. She’s watching an Elizabeth Taylor documentary on TV through lots of tears and tissues. Charlotte is transfixed by the images on the screen showing a woman who has overcome pain […]

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“Start spreading the news…”

For the last few weeks I’ve had every imaginable song about New York playing on a  continuous loop. Remember when I was umming and ahhing about going to America? It seems my planets have finally aligned and we’re leaving tomorrow for the good old U S of A! The weird thing is I have absolutely […]

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When I grow up…

While watching the amazingly talented Justin Timberlake on the VMA’s  recently I realised that as a child I had 2 clear dreams I wanted to fulfil- 1 was to work in a hotel in some capacity. I’ve always loved everything about hotels- from the concierge, to the hotel lobbies to the extremely overpriced club sandwiches. […]

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The caterpillar…

I recently read a most honest account from a mother (Vicki from KnockedUpAndAbroad) who felt that it was all getting too much. With a toddler and a new baby things were not all sunshine and rainbows like people thought. She was struggling and wanted people to know. You can read more of her blog post […]

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A very Melbourne day

Last week I enjoyed a few of the beautiful events that Melbourne had to offer. It was one of those chilly days where I was quite happy to be attending some indoor events. First up was Melbourne Central’s one day shopping festival. The centre put on quite a show with many retailers offering great savings. […]

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D is for Denial

I recently acquired some beautiful lingerie from a friend for my birthday. There were 2 bras and they were in 2 different sizes. My sister explained that she received a call from my friend to check which size she should buy. Apparently one was the size I really was and the other was the one […]

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