Over the past five years, it’s been glorious to watch Brisbane, a once sleepy town only home to the XXXX brewery, make a transformation to the place it’s always dreamed of being: a cultural hub designed to try and give Melbourne a run for its money. Want proof? Lonely Planet (you know, the website to… Read More Travel itinerary: a weekend in Brisbane
With everyone heading back to work and school, it can be hard to find time to make healthy and delicious meals for the family. Thanks to IGA* we show you how to make five of our family’s favourite 15 minute meals: Beef and broccolini stir-fry. This is our favourite easy preparation meal. Ingredients: 600g packet… Read More Back to reality: 15 minute meals!
The entertainment industry awards season is underway and don’t we love viewing the gorgeous red carpet fashion from the most exclusive designers in the world on our favourite celebrities? The clothes worn to award events such as the Oscars and the Golden Globes consistently receive intense worldwide media scrutiny, making their red carpets an international… Read More Red carpet fashion finds
The minis (Mr 9 and Mr nearly 12) head back to school on the 30th January. I can’t believe my babies will be in year’s 4 and 6 respectively this year. Where does the time go? Luckily, time isn’t an issue when buying back to school items for the boys at Target. They have… Read More Back to school with Target
As regular readers will know, we here at Mummy of Style and Substance are very much into the power of positive thinking and tapping into your own personal power. You are the only person who can awaken your best self. Having said that, I am quite happy Weight Watchers have tapped into positive thinking with… Read More Awaken Your Incredible
Sponsored “It’s written in the stars!” which is what people exclaim when good things happen to them. So there must be some good in knowing what is in store for you and your future. Don’t you think? I must admit I am rather guilty of reading my astrology reports to see what is in store… Read More It’s in the stars
When I was looking for my house three years ago, I admit I was quite fussy and had a list of things my ideal house had to have. This included: at least four bedrooms, a decent kitchen, two living areas, good heating, air conditioning and two toilets (basic necessity when you have three boys, I… Read More Love where you live. Win a $100 Masters voucher!
If you haven’t made plans yet for New Year’s Eve and the kids are asking to go out and see the fireworks, make a family night of it as there are a few options around for New Years Eve Melbourne. The first is the Footscray Family Festival in Footscray Park, which looks like a… Read More Family Friendly New Years Eve Melbourne
Sponsored We all know wearing too much make up is a no no, yes? Did you know that as we age makeup can also make us look older too? Is your makeup ageing you? The biggest mistake older women tend to make is when fine lines settle in and sun spots multiply, many women reach… Read More Is your makeup ageing you?
Thanks to Herbal Essences, we show you how to achieve a gorgeous, sexy wavy chignon. Perfect for hot weather. So easy and so chic! Follow the steps below to achieve the Wavy Chignon: Wash hair with Herbal Essences Hello Hydration shampoo and conditioner. Top Tip: Give your hair an extra treat with the Herbal Essences… Read More How to: Wavy chignon