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The Blog Reno Part 2

The blog reno – Part 2 The second most important part of redesigning your blog, after choosing a graphic designer, is the low down on what kind of design you’re after and what outcome you want from the redesign. Are you trying to increase sales? Increase readership? Refresh a tired brand.  Getting the brief, or […]

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The Blog Reno Part 1

The blog reno – Part 1 That’s not Nicky you say and you are right, it’s Shae Irwin of Red Copper Blonde.  She is an agent of change…. Do you ever look in the mirror and think gee I need a change? A concave bob or some blonde balayage? Slouch pants instead of slacks?  Birkenstocks […]

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Mother’s shouldn’t bury their sons

Yesterday a good friend had to bury her brother. Worse still her mother buried her son. A mother buried her son. As a mother now myself, writing that sends chills down my spine. I can not even begin to imagine what that feels like. We’ve heard the line before. No parent should ever have to […]

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Capri by Fraser Review

You don’t so much see Capri by Fraser as smell it before you get there.  The distinct smell of flowers and essential oils. Having said that this 7+ months pregnant person almost walked straight into oncoming traffic while taking in this hotel on the corner of Mary and Elizabeth Street, Brisbane. The vertical gardens are […]

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 Tech talk – 6 reasons to upgrade to iPhone 6s

The new iPhone 6s is out. No surprise it’s flying off the shelves and has been restocked several times since its September launch. 6 reasons to  upgrade to iPhone 6s. Peek and pop – 3D touch. Press hard to peek at info and then harder again to ‘pop’ and open the facts. Use this feature […]

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5 things you might have missed last week #12

Every week there are millions of pieces of new information shared on-line and in print, here are 5 things you might have missed last week. Well on your way to getting married?  You should check out Wedding Buzz.  Brothers by marriage Phil Usher and Chris Prescott tech tool lets soon-to-be weds compare supplier costs and offerings.  So far […]

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Out of my comfort zone with Wild Women on Top

I arrive for my adventure challenge and I’m greeted by Trek training leader Jo Vartanian.  I’m not sure I’m up for the challenge. It’s cold, a little bit wet and that Point looks like a mountain from here. Then I meet the other Wild Women on Top (WWOT) trekking ladies Michele, Christine, Mary, Karen, Barbara and […]

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