Get in the mood for love: Valentine’s gift ideas for romancing

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Ok, so yesterday we talked about what to wear on your Valentine’s date night/lunch.  You all took note, didn’t you? That includes you up the back row poo-pooing February 14 as another day that fosters rampaging …

Fragrant ghosts of Christmases past

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The year is 1976.   My brothers and I are spending our annual holiday with mum at the Gold Coast.  The air is thick with salt, sweat and pre-Christmas excitement. This is a Gold Coast before the very glam …

Fabulous Friday April 8: what’s made your week?

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In honour of my new-look blog, this is my new weekly post, Fabulous Friday.  Every week, I’ll share a little about my week, the good stuff (I’m not into the negative), a little retail therapy and a few …