Crisp, sunny winter days can only mean one thing - Brisbane Racing Carnival! Since I had never been to the horse racing in Australia we decided it was high time to experience it, so got glammed up and headed to the Treasury Brisbane Ladies' Oaks Day! We had our make-up done by Napoleon Perdis, and … Continue reading Giddy Up!
I read a lot of beauty blogs, and even I can admit it gets confusing to know what someones absolute staples are when they are always reviewing new things. So even though it seems obvious to me, I thought I'd do a run down of a full face of make-up where every product has reached … Continue reading Full Face of Holy Grail Products
Recently I decided to bite the bullet and go for IPL skin rejuvenation treatment. IPL stands for intense pulsed light, and it targets any unwanted pigmentation in the skin - for me I have some sun damage and a little discoloration from acne scarring. You basically get a focused beam of intense light zapped all … Continue reading IPL Skin Rejuvenation
I feel like I haven't done a new-in post for a while, so let's discover my new beauty crushes! Firstly I did it. I took the plunge and invested in the By Terry Cellularose Brightening CC Lumi Serum - phew, what a mouthful! I purchased it in the shade Sunny Flash, and I do really … Continue reading Fresh Beauty Faves
1. Do you remember your first makeup item? Well it wasn't mine, but I stole a Clinique concealer stick from my Mum. I thought it was foundation and painted my entire face with it. No I wasn't 4, I was at secondary school, cringe. 2. Describe your perfect mascara. Have you found one that fits … Continue reading 30 Beauty Questions Tag!
Lucky me, I just enjoyed a week off work! Well maybe enjoyed isn't the right word.... I had to have all four of my wisdom teeth removed and it was not fun at all. My wisdom teeth have been playing up for years, but they tended to flare up every 6 months or so and … Continue reading A Little Bit Less Wise
In Brisbane and at a loose end? Look no further, I've got you covered! Go to the lookout at Mt Cootha for amazing views of the city. Throw in dinner at the Summit restaurant too if you're feeling fancy. Abseil down the cliffs at Kangaroo point. Climb the Story Bridge. 1 of only 3 bridge … Continue reading 50 Things to do in Brisbane
My boss very kindly gave me a voucher for Christmas, so this weekend we headed to South Bank for a leisurely lunch at Stokehouse Q. Happily the sun was shining again after our taste of Cyclone Debbie, and we had a table right on the waterfront. Stokehouse has got to be one of Brisbane's most … Continue reading Stokehouse Q
But as problems go it's a pretty good one to have - I can't stop buying beauty products. Some of these are seriously good and have gone straight to HG (holy grail) status, so let's dive in! First up, La Bang Body nourish me body oil in the limited edition flavour "SunKiss". I didn't know … Continue reading I’ve Got a Problem…
My family My fiance Sushi (addicted) Candles Chardonnay Grill'd Avocado Going for a walk A clean tidy house Clean pj's Fresh bed-linen Bubble baths Clean hair A good book Fresh flowers Lists (I'm making myself happy as we speak) Grey's Anatomy Singing Freshly manicured nails Cute cups/glasses/lunchboxes/Tupperware (LAME)