5 Reasons to Use a Reusable Coffee Cup

As discussed in the last post in the mindfulness series The Pursuit of Presence: The Importance of Routine, we touched on the benefits of establishing healthy routines. One of my personal favourite routines is my morning coffee. Whether its the opportunity to catch up with friends at my 8am and 10am (ok, and sometimes 2pm) weekday […]

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How to Survive Jet Lag

If you follow along with my travels on Instagram you will know that I’ve recently returned home from an amazing 5 week adventure around the U.S and the Middle East. I feel so lucky to have had the freedom and the means to be able to travel abroad to new places and I can’t wait […]

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A Vegan’s Review of The Winery, Surry Hills

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A quaint and quirky, fairy-light lit laneway wine bar serving up tasty light meals and an impressive selection of vegan friendly cocktails and specialty wines. The Winery is a sophisticated yet relaxed specialty wine bar set on Crown Street in Surry Hills. Beyond the honeysuckle adorned entryway, the outdoor garden seating is cozy and strewn with […]

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How to Host the Ultimate Gilmore Girls Revival Party

We are officially two weeks away from the release of Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life! The 8th season of the humorously sarcastic drama TV series will be released on Netflix on Friday the 25th November at 12.01am, all four 90 minute episodes, “Winter”, “Spring”, “Summer” and “Fall”. I know, I can’t even either. All […]

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A Complete Cruelty-Free Guide to Sydney IMATS 2016

Every year makeup enthusiasts around the world gear up for the world’s biggest makeup trade show, IMATS (the International Makeup Artist Trade Show). It’s our chance to brush up on our skills, learn the latest tips, tricks and trends from the industry’s leading artists and grab a bargain or few (for the kit, of course). […]

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Simple White Bean Dip (v, gf)

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A smooth and creamy dip flavoured with garlic, lemon and a sprinkling of chilli, packed full of protein and made in just minutes. This simple dip is quick and easy to prepare, is rich in fibre, protein and vitamins (it is a pulse after all) and can be made using common  kitchen staples. Not long […]

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A Vegan’s Review of Hari’s Vegetarian, Ultimo

Hari’s Vegetarian is the place to visit on Broadway when you’re after a casual restaurant meal or great value buffet meals to takeaway. Established in 2013, the vegetarian restaurant has become known for their cheap and hot buffet meals, think tasty curries and wholesome roasted veg, as well as their extensive menu which offers everything from […]

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Iyengar Yoga – A Beginner’s Guide

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What is Iyengar Yoga? Iyengar Yoga is a form of yoga based on traditional Hatha yoga postures with an emphasis on precision and alignment. Props are used to assist with the correct alignment during postures. Benefits of Iyengar Yoga – Improve balance – Tone, firm and strengthen muscles – Promote flexibility – Improve posture – […]

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