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Block User

As if the Christmas period wasn’t already stressful enough, some fool on my street has seen fit to declare an ‘all-in block party’ for the neighbourhood, to take place on …

Car Fixes

Is there anything better than your car, fresh after a service? The way it seems to glide across the road, the ease of the accelerator, the way that petrol just …

Among the Gumtrees

Over time, I’m coming closer to understanding the whole ‘home among the gumtrees’ thing. Lots of plum trees, verandah out front, clothesline in the back, and a sheep or two …

Swanky Kicks

I need some new party shoes for the festive season. Should I go for the ice-blue platform sandals with sparkly block heels, the semi-tasteful red stilettos or the pointy-toed flats …

Partying Ways

I always wanted to be party stylist, but everybody told me I had so much more potential than that. Being an impressionable youngster, I let that dream fall the wayside, …

Horse Versus Car

I was in the desert, right? And I was riding a horse, and I realised that it had no name.  Obviously it was a long journey and I gave the …

The Truth of Things

    Sometimes I hear people talk about the things they used to believe as kids, and I’m like… that’s it? Oh, your brother once told you that Americans lived …

Must Have Bags!

I’ll be honest: I wasn’t super into shoes when I was a teenager. All my friends were just getting into the idea and becoming obsessed, but that was back when …

Ticking Over Nicely

Oh, salad. When will they learn that salad makes your teeth go grey! Basically, if it’s a fancy food, it’ll make your teeth go grey, and be very rude to …

Chic Draconic Style

At some point, I think I might have grown up. Like, I’m pretty sure one day I just woke up, put on a tie, walked into an office and sat …