It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…school holidays!

Ah it's that time of year again...the Christmas School Holidays, 6-8 weeks of having the kids home. Full-Time! Master 10 has already been on school holidays for 2 weeks now and yesterday was Master 8's first day off...and i struggled. The kids are all hyped up with excitement for the upcoming visitor (Santa) but at the same … Continue reading It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…school holidays!

Replenish Me

The last couple of months have been full of social, networking and work engagements, which has meant a full face of makeup, late nights and probably a few too many drinks... but it IS the silly season after all! However, this has left a heavy toll on my skin; along with the funny weather we've … Continue reading Replenish Me

Time to shine

Spring has finally made an appearance!  Hooray!!  (well, it is the beginning of summer). And, just as the festive season fast approaches meaning time for xmas parties, family get togethers, school graduation and plenty of picnics in the park. A while ago i was kindly gifted a dress of my choice from Studio g.a.s. Ballarat to … Continue reading Time to shine

Frock Power

This year was my first year taking part in Frocktober and to be honest if i wasn't going on #mystylejourney visiting heaps of everyday women's style inspiration on Instagram i don't know that i would have heard of it! What is Frocktober? Frocktober is an annual campaign, that takes place in October!, aimed at bringing … Continue reading Frock Power

A Day at the Races

I love an excuse to get all dressed up, who doesn't! The Ballarat Cup seemed like the perfect opportunity to mix fashion and a family outing.   As regular Melbourne race goer's years ago (pre-children) the thrill of a new frock and fascinator for each race day was intoxicating; these days quite frankly the budget … Continue reading A Day at the Races

How do you know your bra’s right for you?

BRA’S…You either love ‘em or hate ‘em! But your bra is an essential garment that most women spend over 8 hours a day in, so comfort and support are key! I’ve always loved the ‘idea’ of lingerie; delicate lace, soft silk, the ultimate femininity for a woman’s curves, but the reality is my bra comes … Continue reading How do you know your bra’s right for you?

Lipstick & A Smile

What girl doesn’t love a lipstick? It’s like putting the ‘topper’ to your outfit, that final touch, like lipstick is to your make up. When it comes to choosing a favourite shade? Well that’s like asking me to choose my favourite child, each day there’s a new favourite (lipstick, not children! I swear I don’t … Continue reading Lipstick & A Smile

The Style Session You Must Have

Today I have a very special guest blogger, my dear friend Vanessa from Your Style Guide. Vanessa and I took a trip to Feather and Noise a few weeks ago and here's what we got up to....The Style Session you must have at Feather and Noise!   Feather and Noise entered the online fashion market … Continue reading The Style Session You Must Have

Stop and smell the…Fragrance!

Walk into the perfumery department, in any store in the world, and there's an overwhelming intoxicating aroma of scents. Some may make you turn your head, giddy with joy; others will just turn your head away. So how do you choose a fragrance?  Where should one start? Choosing a fragrance is a personal and important part of defining … Continue reading Stop and smell the…Fragrance!

Refashion your wardrobe

Do you have pieces in your wardrobe that perhaps no longer suit their purpose or are out of trend, still in good condition that maybe just need a update to bring it back to life, or a few minor repairs to make it 'wardrobe worthy' again? Why not convert it into something more wearable or turn … Continue reading Refashion your wardrobe