Mira’s Hand: authentic Moroccan skincare range developed right here in Australia

The other day I looked at my winter weathered face and thought, "bleccccch".  Cold air, hot showers, artificial heating in buildings and all the copious amounts of coffee all made me look (and feel) like a tired ole rag. Which is always the bestest worst feeling (bleccccch).  I've had a lot of daydreams lately of warm balmy breezes, exotic locations, relaxing in the sun. It's hard to get moving in the mornings when it's freezing.  Introducing a little bit of warmth and excitement to my otherwise ...

Muay Thai talk with champ Nadine Champion

Muay Thai, according to Wikipedia, is "a combat sport of Thailand that uses stand-up striking along with various clinching techniques" (thanks Wikipedia).   That sounds completely dry and not exciting at all, but having watched a couple of fights both in Thailand and in Sydney, I can tell you that Muay Thai is an exciting sport to watch live, but sheesh it looks hard as hell. Nadine Champion is not just a Muay Thai teacher, she's also a champion fighter with 30 years experience.  As a woman ...

Lord of the Fries in Sydney offers Halal and Kosher fries

... and they're ethical to boot!  For anyone who believes carbs are evil, you can go get stuffed.  And by stuffed, I mean stuffed full of french fries. According to their website, Lord of the Fries is "an ethical fast food restaurant serving up the best hot chips and award-winning vegetarian burgers and hot dogs in Australia".  I have never in my life heard "ethical" and "fast food" in the same sentence.  Is that right?  Can that be real? It's this Halal and Kosher preparation that really ...