flatlay with a travel map, passport, instax camera and a coffee mug
Photo: Element5 Digital

Air travel during the winter holidays can feel like a complete nightmare. Of course, everyone is planning on traveling at the exact same time, so the airports are crowded and chaotic. With the chaotic atmosphere, there’s more risk of the airline misplacing your checked bags so that your carefully packed items don’t arrive at your travel destination. And winter weather can lead to scheduling conflicts that can ruin all of your vacation plans.
  • November 30, 2023

Don't Let Travel Troubles Ruin Your Holidays: Tips for a Smooth and Stress-Free Journey

flatlay with a travel map, passport, instax camera and a coffee mug
Photo: Element5 Digital

Air travel during the winter holidays can feel like a complete nightmare. Of course, everyone is planning on traveling at the exact same time, so the airports are crowded and chaotic. With the chaotic atmosphere, there’s more risk of the airline misplacing your checked bags so that your carefully packed items don’t arrive at your travel destination. And winter weather can lead to scheduling conflicts that can ruin all of your vacation plans.
various textiles and color palletes are organized on top of a table
Photo: Karolina Grabowska

In the era of conscious consumerism, where environmental impact takes one of the major stages, the fashion industry is finally undergoing a remarkable transformation. Eco-fashion, with its emphasis on sustainability and ethical practices, is no longer a niche trend, but a mainstream movement.
  • November 29, 2023

Eco-Fashion Essentials: Building a Capsule Wardrobe with Sustainable Fabrics

various textiles and color palletes are organized on top of a table
Photo: Karolina Grabowska

In the era of conscious consumerism, where environmental impact takes one of the major stages, the fashion industry is finally undergoing a remarkable transformation. Eco-fashion, with its emphasis on sustainability and ethical practices, is no longer a niche trend, but a mainstream movement.
close-up shot of a womans eye with hooded eyelids and smudged makeup look

Hooded and small eyelids can pose unique challenges not only for makeup beginners but for season makeup artists as well. As an owner of uneven, slightly hooded eyes, I know the frustration this eye shape causes. The limited space between the brow bone and the visible lashline makes it harder to find a certain makeup technique that works on hooded and small eyelids.
  • November 26, 2023

10 Best Makeup Tips and Techniques for Hooded Eyes and Small Eyelids

close-up shot of a womans eye with hooded eyelids and smudged makeup look

Hooded and small eyelids can pose unique challenges not only for makeup beginners but for season makeup artists as well. As an owner of uneven, slightly hooded eyes, I know the frustration this eye shape causes. The limited space between the brow bone and the visible lashline makes it harder to find a certain makeup technique that works on hooded and small eyelids.
over the water shot of Khao Sok National Park, Khlong Sok, Thailand
Photo: Marcin Kaliński

If you are thinking about booking your next holiday, you might like to consider somewhere exotic, a piece of paradise where you can truly relax and unwind. A place where you will be far removed from your usual day-to-day life. Thailand is one such destination that should be on your radar. Whilst there are certainly many reasons to choose Thailand as your next holiday destination, I have come up with this fantastic top 5. Check it out!
  • November 24, 2023

5 Cool Reasons to Choose Thailand for Your Next Holiday

over the water shot of Khao Sok National Park, Khlong Sok, Thailand
Photo: Marcin Kaliński

If you are thinking about booking your next holiday, you might like to consider somewhere exotic, a piece of paradise where you can truly relax and unwind. A place where you will be far removed from your usual day-to-day life. Thailand is one such destination that should be on your radar. Whilst there are certainly many reasons to choose Thailand as your next holiday destination, I have come up with this fantastic top 5. Check it out!
woman on a balcony in a masquerade costume and mask
Photo: Graham Guenther

Masquerade balls have a timeless allure that combines elegance, mystery, and a touch of whimsy. The central element of any masquerade ball is, of course, the mask. Masks have been used for centuries to conceal one's identity while adding an air of mystique and intrigue. If you're attending a masquerade ball and looking for unique mask ideas to stand out, you've come to the right place. 
  • November 23, 2023

Masquerade Ball Inspiration: 10 Unique Mask Ideas for Every Taste

woman on a balcony in a masquerade costume and mask
Photo: Graham Guenther

Masquerade balls have a timeless allure that combines elegance, mystery, and a touch of whimsy. The central element of any masquerade ball is, of course, the mask. Masks have been used for centuries to conceal one's identity while adding an air of mystique and intrigue. If you're attending a masquerade ball and looking for unique mask ideas to stand out, you've come to the right place. 
portrait of a beautiful woman with curly hair
Photo: RDNE Stock project

As a wig-wearer who enjoys donning new styles, I'm sure that even you cannot deny that, at times, putting many traditional wigs on can be a hassle. The reason behind it is that many wigs require adhesives or the use of glue to be attached to the scalp firmly. This not only can be damaging to your natural hair but also can be highly time-consuming.
  • November 22, 2023

How Does Glueless Wig Change Your Life for Better?

portrait of a beautiful woman with curly hair
Photo: RDNE Stock project

As a wig-wearer who enjoys donning new styles, I'm sure that even you cannot deny that, at times, putting many traditional wigs on can be a hassle. The reason behind it is that many wigs require adhesives or the use of glue to be attached to the scalp firmly. This not only can be damaging to your natural hair but also can be highly time-consuming.
close-up of a financila schedule for a small business
Photo: Leeloo Thefirst

A well-structured financial plan serves as a roadmap, guiding businesses through the labyrinth of financial decisions, ensuring stability, growth, and long-term sustainability. However, many businesses often fall into the trap of reactive financial planning, scrambling to address financial issues as they arise, rather than proactively anticipating and mitigating them. This reactive approach often leads to missed opportunities, financial strain, and even business stagnation.
  • November 22, 2023

Proactive Financial Planning: 10 Most Valuable Tips for Businesses

close-up of a financila schedule for a small business
Photo: Leeloo Thefirst

A well-structured financial plan serves as a roadmap, guiding businesses through the labyrinth of financial decisions, ensuring stability, growth, and long-term sustainability. However, many businesses often fall into the trap of reactive financial planning, scrambling to address financial issues as they arise, rather than proactively anticipating and mitigating them. This reactive approach often leads to missed opportunities, financial strain, and even business stagnation.
cozy show of an opened window and pilows close to it
Photo: Alisa Anton

The year-round warm and humid climate is great when you’re lounging on the beach and enjoying water activities. However, it’s far from an ideal environment when you’re in the comfort of your home. The high temperatures and moisture levels in the air can make it challenging to keep one’s space cool and the air clean. Aside from the discomfort of staying in a hot space, poor indoor air quality can lead to respiratory problems and allergies.
  • November 21, 2023

7 Best Tips for Maintaining Cool, Clean Air at Your Home

cozy show of an opened window and pilows close to it
Photo: Alisa Anton

The year-round warm and humid climate is great when you’re lounging on the beach and enjoying water activities. However, it’s far from an ideal environment when you’re in the comfort of your home. The high temperatures and moisture levels in the air can make it challenging to keep one’s space cool and the air clean. Aside from the discomfort of staying in a hot space, poor indoor air quality can lead to respiratory problems and allergies.
woman in jeans working on a laptop in her living room
Photo: Thought Catalog

The influencer industry is experiencing a meteoric rise – transforming ordinary individuals into online powerhouses. Aspiring influencers, known as "beginner influencers," are entering this exciting arena with dreams of impacting and building a dedicated following. Therefore, mastering the fundamentals is paramount to embarking on this journey.
  • November 21, 2023

5 Useful Tips for Beginner Influencers in 2024

woman in jeans working on a laptop in her living room
Photo: Thought Catalog

The influencer industry is experiencing a meteoric rise – transforming ordinary individuals into online powerhouses. Aspiring influencers, known as "beginner influencers," are entering this exciting arena with dreams of impacting and building a dedicated following. Therefore, mastering the fundamentals is paramount to embarking on this journey.
a cute makeup holder filled with essential makeup brushes on top of a table
Photo: Sonia Roselli

I loved watching makeup-related videos at the beginning of my makeup addiction. I could spend hours watching the channels of Jarmaine from JLovesMac1 and Leesha from xSparkage, fascinated by the amount of makeup products and makeup brushes they have in their collections! Of course, as time went by, I realized that you don't even need most of that product. Actually, there are only a few essential makeup brushes that you need, especially when you're just starting out.
  • November 20, 2023

5 Essential Makeup Brushes for Beginners You Will Actually Need (And Use!)

a cute makeup holder filled with essential makeup brushes on top of a table
Photo: Sonia Roselli

I loved watching makeup-related videos at the beginning of my makeup addiction. I could spend hours watching the channels of Jarmaine from JLovesMac1 and Leesha from xSparkage, fascinated by the amount of makeup products and makeup brushes they have in their collections! Of course, as time went by, I realized that you don't even need most of that product. Actually, there are only a few essential makeup brushes that you need, especially when you're just starting out.
rose and white bedroom in a luxury hotel
Photo: Curtis Adams

Luxury hotels around the world differ from each other in terms of quality and design as there is no universal international hotel ranking system. Despite these differences, there are common characteristics that all luxury hotels tend to share. It is these characteristics of a luxury hotel that you should take into consideration when making your booking. So, the next time you are booking a hotel, take a close look at the services each hotel offers to see if they correspond to the following qualities.
  • November 14, 2023

5 Important Qualities to Look For in a Luxury Hotel

rose and white bedroom in a luxury hotel
Photo: Curtis Adams

Luxury hotels around the world differ from each other in terms of quality and design as there is no universal international hotel ranking system. Despite these differences, there are common characteristics that all luxury hotels tend to share. It is these characteristics of a luxury hotel that you should take into consideration when making your booking. So, the next time you are booking a hotel, take a close look at the services each hotel offers to see if they correspond to the following qualities.
Classic brass shower valve on a tiled wall in a victorian style bathroom.
Photo: Super Snapper

Melbourne, a vibrant and bustling metropolis, is not immune to plumbing emergencies that can strike at any hour of the day or night. From burst pipes to malfunctioning water heaters, these issues can cause significant damage to homes and disrupt daily life. That's why having access to a 24/7 emergency plumber is crucial for Melbourne residents. While a quick DIY fix is sometimes applicable, it is most unwise where water, gas, or heating is concerned. It is time for those in Victoria’s capital to call out a 24/7 emergency plumber in Melbourne for the following 5 important reasons:

  • Why dabble with something without any real knowledge or experience? Nobody would expect an owner of an F1 team to drive in the Grand Prix, so why get involved in something that can be potentially dangerous and expensive? Especially when a bodged job ends up costing a lot more when the professionals need to come out and put the previous mess right before effecting a repair. Let experts deal with it for a quick and easy repair.

  • When it says 24/7, it is not there for show. It really means that when an emergency strikes, a qualified plumber is available to get to work. Sometimes it really is necessary to have something repaired immediately, like when a pipe bursts and water is pouring out. Or when a strong smell of gas is detected. Forget waiting to see if it clears up. It can end in disaster in worst-case scenarios. That peace of mind provided by the professionals can allow for other happier thoughts such as trying the best essence cosmetics.

  • Many potential customers can be put off ringing a plumber because they have heard stories from friends of those relating horror stories after being let down. That’s why it pays to contact a team providing the best price guarantee whose work comes with a lifetime warranty. 

  • Those wanting confirmation that they are choosing the right team should check out their reviews. Any that has over 350, 5-star Google commendations is all the evidence that is required. Those who can wait a little longer for the repair team can receive a 15% discount for online bookings, with seniors and pensioners getting a 10% reduction when they make the right choice.

  • Perhaps a visit to a stunning national park can be enjoyed when the work is completed by a firm that has a zero $ call-out charge. The same team can also provide payment options so everyone can benefit from their services. There are loyalty discounts for existing clients whose work will be completed by friendly and efficient workers.

Let's conclude...

In a dynamic city like Melbourne, plumbing emergencies can happen at any time. Having access to a 24/7 emergency plumber is not just a convenience; it's a necessity to protect your home and family from the potentially devastating consequences of plumbing disasters.

Whether it's a burst pipe, blocked drain, malfunctioning water heater, gas leak, or appliance failure, don't hesitate to call out a professional to address the issue promptly. The peace of mind and swift resolution they provide can make all the difference in mitigating damage and restoring normalcy to your home.

Lots of love,
Liz
  • November 14, 2023

5 Important Reasons for Melbourne Residents to Call Out a 24/7 Emergency Plumber

Classic brass shower valve on a tiled wall in a victorian style bathroom.
Photo: Super Snapper

Melbourne, a vibrant and bustling metropolis, is not immune to plumbing emergencies that can strike at any hour of the day or night. From burst pipes to malfunctioning water heaters, these issues can cause significant damage to homes and disrupt daily life. That's why having access to a 24/7 emergency plumber is crucial for Melbourne residents. While a quick DIY fix is sometimes applicable, it is most unwise where water, gas, or heating is concerned. It is time for those in Victoria’s capital to call out a 24/7 emergency plumber in Melbourne for the following 5 important reasons:

  • Why dabble with something without any real knowledge or experience? Nobody would expect an owner of an F1 team to drive in the Grand Prix, so why get involved in something that can be potentially dangerous and expensive? Especially when a bodged job ends up costing a lot more when the professionals need to come out and put the previous mess right before effecting a repair. Let experts deal with it for a quick and easy repair.

  • When it says 24/7, it is not there for show. It really means that when an emergency strikes, a qualified plumber is available to get to work. Sometimes it really is necessary to have something repaired immediately, like when a pipe bursts and water is pouring out. Or when a strong smell of gas is detected. Forget waiting to see if it clears up. It can end in disaster in worst-case scenarios. That peace of mind provided by the professionals can allow for other happier thoughts such as trying the best essence cosmetics.

  • Many potential customers can be put off ringing a plumber because they have heard stories from friends of those relating horror stories after being let down. That’s why it pays to contact a team providing the best price guarantee whose work comes with a lifetime warranty. 

  • Those wanting confirmation that they are choosing the right team should check out their reviews. Any that has over 350, 5-star Google commendations is all the evidence that is required. Those who can wait a little longer for the repair team can receive a 15% discount for online bookings, with seniors and pensioners getting a 10% reduction when they make the right choice.

  • Perhaps a visit to a stunning national park can be enjoyed when the work is completed by a firm that has a zero $ call-out charge. The same team can also provide payment options so everyone can benefit from their services. There are loyalty discounts for existing clients whose work will be completed by friendly and efficient workers.

Let's conclude...

In a dynamic city like Melbourne, plumbing emergencies can happen at any time. Having access to a 24/7 emergency plumber is not just a convenience; it's a necessity to protect your home and family from the potentially devastating consequences of plumbing disasters.

Whether it's a burst pipe, blocked drain, malfunctioning water heater, gas leak, or appliance failure, don't hesitate to call out a professional to address the issue promptly. The peace of mind and swift resolution they provide can make all the difference in mitigating damage and restoring normalcy to your home.

Lots of love,
Liz
garden plate with a saying on it: as i work on my garden my garden works on me
Photo: Mike Erskine

Gardening isn't just about cultivating plants; it's a transformative journey that goes beyond the beauty of blossoming flowers and homegrown vegetables. Planting flowers and herbs, removing weeds, and watering your plants have a major transformative therapeutic impact, offering unexpected benefits for both body and mind. In today's blog post, we will explore five surprising advantages of this relaxing hobby.
  • November 13, 2023

The Therapeutic Power of Gardening: 5 Surprising Benefits of This Hobby

garden plate with a saying on it: as i work on my garden my garden works on me
Photo: Mike Erskine

Gardening isn't just about cultivating plants; it's a transformative journey that goes beyond the beauty of blossoming flowers and homegrown vegetables. Planting flowers and herbs, removing weeds, and watering your plants have a major transformative therapeutic impact, offering unexpected benefits for both body and mind. In today's blog post, we will explore five surprising advantages of this relaxing hobby.
gray rv in the middle of australia
Photo: Linnea Hansen

If you are reading this article, it is great news that you have finally taken the plunge and purchased your own caravan. This has been something that you have been putting off for a long time now even though you knew about the many benefits that it offered to you and your family. 
  • November 13, 2023

Top 5 Things That You Should Buy For Your New Caravan In Australia

gray rv in the middle of australia
Photo: Linnea Hansen

If you are reading this article, it is great news that you have finally taken the plunge and purchased your own caravan. This has been something that you have been putting off for a long time now even though you knew about the many benefits that it offered to you and your family. 
a portrait of dove cameron on a red carpet

Disney star Dove Cameron is a triple threat: she can sing, dance, and act. Apart from being super-talented and hard-working, she's also got some serious style! Her stunning looks can range from vampy and posh (think: blazers, smokey pink eyeshadow) to over-the-top girly (think: super-sweet florals and ribbons in her hair). There is no such aesthetic that Dove hasn't tried and she totally nails the vibe every single time!
  • November 13, 2023

How to Dress Up Like Dove Cameron | Fashion Icon Inspiration

a portrait of dove cameron on a red carpet

Disney star Dove Cameron is a triple threat: she can sing, dance, and act. Apart from being super-talented and hard-working, she's also got some serious style! Her stunning looks can range from vampy and posh (think: blazers, smokey pink eyeshadow) to over-the-top girly (think: super-sweet florals and ribbons in her hair). There is no such aesthetic that Dove hasn't tried and she totally nails the vibe every single time!
two opened eyeshadow palletes by essence on a pretty blue background

When it comes to makeup, quality, and affordability are often key considerations. One brand that has been gaining popularity for delivering both is Essence – a popular European makeup brand known for its exceptional range of cosmetics. To help you get familiar with Essence, I've gathered up my top 5 favorites from this brand. I believe every makeup enthusiast or beauty beginner should try these products. Are you excited to learn a bit more? Let's take a look!
  • November 06, 2023

5 Best Essence Cosmetics Makeup Products Everyone Must Try

two opened eyeshadow palletes by essence on a pretty blue background

When it comes to makeup, quality, and affordability are often key considerations. One brand that has been gaining popularity for delivering both is Essence – a popular European makeup brand known for its exceptional range of cosmetics. To help you get familiar with Essence, I've gathered up my top 5 favorites from this brand. I believe every makeup enthusiast or beauty beginner should try these products. Are you excited to learn a bit more? Let's take a look!