Author: Nicky Way

[caption id="attachment_2709" align="alignnone" width="197"] Book review Your own kind of girl by Claire Bowditch[/caption] Claire Bowditch’s book Your Own Kind of Girl made me laugh and cry. It is very honest and quite raw in its writing.  It would have been challenging to write it, to...

Kieran Elliot made a mistake that he can’t take back and his mistake isn’t the only one washing ashore in Evelyn Bay.  The sleepy seaside town that is the childhood home of The Survivors, Kieran, Ash, Sean, Olivia and their families has them frozen, unable to...

I took to Fran and her vintage wedding gown shop, The Whispering Dress, the minute I saw The Perfect Dress on BorrowBox. I was looking for a light read and I found Francesca Delany, who travels the country with her faithful assistant Mick searching for...

The world is full of new places to eat, play, stay, here are three new adventures.   Tweed businesswoman Megan Gardner has started a glamping venture The Hideaway at Cabarita Beach which is great because according to Tourism Research Australia data 5.59 million overnight camping trip in 2017. On the edge...

Runyon Canyon – 10 km Runyon Canyon trail walk Walking Runyon Canyon at the foothills of Hollywood is like dog central, pets and people are everywhere.  Free yoga classes in the park, stroller friendly paths, challenging climbs, labyrinths, and the superbloom on the sidehills are all part of the 10 plus kms...

Once upon a time, there was a very dull, downtown LA. Hit the Los Angeles business district and heart centre today, and you’ll find small hives of diverse dining and entertaining emerging from the concrete jungle, there’s been a reinvention of downtown and tourists and locals are loving it...

It's been coming for a while. America's had it for ages and we've hard parts of it for a year or so. No wallet, no worries. No card, no problem. Use your mobile to withdraw cash from an ATM or head to the Hey you app and start sipping...

The news is full of the good, the bad, the ugly and the sad.  Here are 3 things you might want to know this week.   Skye's the limit as suite new accommodation opens in Sydney.  Skye Suites studios, one bedroom and two bedroom suite luxury...

Refuge by A V Mathers The cover of Refuge didn't bode well for me. A crow, dark sinister foreboding doors, and a fox and everything dark, dark, dark.   Refuge is a young-adult novel, and it's fantasy fiction, neither of which is my usual genre or cup of...