If you are anything like me, you would have been washing your hands every five minutes lately (okay, not every five minutes, but a lot), and using a lot of hand sanitiser - as most shops now ask you...
Hey there, it’s me again, BL (baby lesbian). You might remember my story back in May for International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. I’m the recently single mum who came out. Well, so it now turns out I’m a 52-year-old...
Can you believe that it’s been 40 years since Blue Lagoon and all those controversial Calvin Klein ads that catapulted Brooke Shields to stardom? It’s even harder to comprehend when you scroll through her Instagram account and see what incredible...
I’ve navigated much throughout my 50-plus years; child loss not once, but twice, post-partum depression, my daughter’s rare disease diagnosis, my father’s recent blood cancer diagnosis, then there’s menopause! But certainly, I have always maintained a glass half-full attitude, positivity,...
For all the many geographical attractions in the Flinders Ranges, Darryl Trinne says it’s the people of Melrose he’ll miss most. They’re a unique and special breed in the sleepy and historic South Australia town (popn. 406) and Darryl, 58,...
A few years ago, I would have reacted the same way as 68% of Australians do when they receive the free bowel testing kit in the post. I would have simply binned it. Those who follow suit all have their reasons,...
Usually unsolicited doom-and-gloom polls landing in my inbox get reassigned straight to the trash folder, but this one hit the mark with so many of us worried about keeping a job. According to money.com.au and their March discretionary income study,...
Okay, let's be frank here. When I asked on Instagram if anyone else was concerned about their 'gobble-gobble', the saggy bit of skin under the chin, I was shocked by how many people were in the same boat as...
Some days will be 100% shitty, crappy, sad, miserable, downright bloody horrible, and that is okay too. We’re going through a life change; it’s normal to feel a bit confused, and let’s face it, that face staring back at us...
In our lifetime we can experience a huge variety of significant loss events. Whether it be the death of a loved one, a relationship breakup, job loss or changes to one’s health or wealth, loss comes in many forms. In 2011,...