• Peace Bar

    FRESH IS BEST – LUSH

    The scene: Late 70’s England. Colleagues Liz Weir & Mark Constantine struggled to sell their innovative hair and beauty products created from natural ingredients. Mark called Anita Roddick, a like-minded fledgling entrepreneur and she placed a £1200 order for their herbal-based products. They continued making some of the Body Shop’s best sellers until they were […]

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    Sugar Rush – Dessert Divas

    Mmm, where to start when reviewing Christine Manfield’s latest literary extravaganza ‘Dessert Divas’? Judging a book by its cover, you would have to say it’s both incredibly beautiful and strikingly different. The back cover does reveal all: Christine Manfield is proud to present forty-five showstopping desserts. Be Seduced, Amused and Entertained by these bold, delicious […]

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    DESTINATION DINING – LENNONS RESTAURANT & BAR

    We all know about Brisbane’s NEXT Hotel – a dynamic and much welcomed addition to the city’s accommodation options. Lennons Hotel used to be the place to be seen and it is held dearly in the hearts of many Queenslanders. In a reverent nod to that history NEXT, on the old hotel site has named […]

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    1888 Hotel – an unconventional beauty

    How best to describe Sydney’s 1888 hotel – let’s dismiss the clichés first: quirky, funky, and edgy. How radically different can a city hotel really be in 2014? Think of 1888 as a lighter, brighter Aussie version of Mama Shelter Paris and you get the picture. 1888 is chic and faithful to the heritage of […]

  • Zelda and the Purity Plantation

    “Smell the green” purity essential oils

    At first flush you would think that Zelda Campisi was a quiet, somewhat reserved woman, content with living a quiet life. Mmmm don’t be fooled. She is a dynamo, passionate about her Purity Essential Oils certified organic farm, and her family. For a number of years Zelda taught and practiced beauty therapy and body massage […]

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    Say hello to … Bar Pacino

    Strategically positioned above the Brisbane River, sits the River City’s best new bar and restaurant – Bar Pacino. This is not just the new ‘it’ bar and place to be seen, it is a testament to hard work, passion and uncompromising determination. You know you’ve come to the right place with an entrance emblazoned with […]

Peace Bar

FRESH IS BEST – LUSH

The scene: Late 70’s England. Colleagues Liz Weir & Mark Constantine struggled to sell their innovative hair and beauty products created from natural ingredients. Mark called Anita Roddick, a like-minded fledgling entrepreneur and she placed a £1200 order for their herbal-based products. They continued making some of the Body Shop’s best sellers until they were […]

DIVAS

Sugar Rush – Dessert Divas

Mmm, where to start when reviewing Christine Manfield’s latest literary extravaganza ‘Dessert Divas’? Judging a book by its cover, you would have to say it’s both incredibly beautiful and strikingly different. The back cover does reveal all: Christine Manfield is proud to present forty-five showstopping desserts. Be Seduced, Amused and Entertained by these bold, delicious […]

NEXT1014039

DESTINATION DINING – LENNONS RESTAURANT & BAR

We all know about Brisbane’s NEXT Hotel – a dynamic and much welcomed addition to the city’s accommodation options. Lennons Hotel used to be the place to be seen and it is held dearly in the hearts of many Queenslanders. In a reverent nod to that history NEXT, on the old hotel site has named […]

1 1888 trade hires

1888 Hotel – an unconventional beauty

How best to describe Sydney’s 1888 hotel – let’s dismiss the clichés first: quirky, funky, and edgy. How radically different can a city hotel really be in 2014? Think of 1888 as a lighter, brighter Aussie version of Mama Shelter Paris and you get the picture. 1888 is chic and faithful to the heritage of […]

Zelda and the Purity Plantation

“Smell the green” purity essential oils

At first flush you would think that Zelda Campisi was a quiet, somewhat reserved woman, content with living a quiet life. Mmmm don’t be fooled. She is a dynamo, passionate about her Purity Essential Oils certified organic farm, and her family. For a number of years Zelda taught and practiced beauty therapy and body massage […]

JV_7198

Say hello to … Bar Pacino

Strategically positioned above the Brisbane River, sits the River City’s best new bar and restaurant – Bar Pacino. This is not just the new ‘it’ bar and place to be seen, it is a testament to hard work, passion and uncompromising determination. You know you’ve come to the right place with an entrance emblazoned with […]