Have you been diagnosed with depression, anxiety, or some other mental illness? Considering taking medication for it? If so, there are some things that you should know. Curious as to what these things are? Then read on. Here are 4 things to know before taking medication for mental illness. 1. You’re Probably Going to Be… Read More 4 Things to Know Before Taking Medication for Mental Illness
Unless you’re a reptile, scaly skin is not a great look. Yet, unfortunately for many of us, the battle with dry, flaky, scaly skin can seem never ending. Dry skin isn’t just unsightly, either. It can actually increase the risk of infection from viruses, bacteria, and even fungi. Your skin is the largest organ in your body… Read More How to Hydrate Your Skin: The Top Tips to Know
Am I making it through Melbourne’s lockdown? To be honest, no. I’ve been struggling for over a week now and I have been completely deflated and angry since Sunday’s announcement and we will, essentially, be in lockdown until the end of October. Another seven weeks! I’m Angry I’m angry with our incompetent state government. Who… Read More WSS Opinion: Anger and Frustration with Melbourne Lockdown
Are you a new writer? Do you sometimes sit and wonder how that document saved on your desktop could ever make it in front of the right people’s eyes? You are not alone. Navigating through the publishing process as a new and aspiring writer can be confusing especially if you do not have the right… Read More How to Get Your Book Published
Do you ever feel like you could live on an island all by yourself? If you feel like you’re ready for a solo vacation, you’re in dire need of a pampering session. Don’t worry. Treating yourself to something special doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg. If you’re one of the 80 percent of… Read More 7 Great Ways to Pamper Yourself Without Spending a Fortune
I thought I had this monthly period thing all down pat. Spot on every 28 days, for 5 days. Heavy for the first few days and it petered out by the 5 day. The usual usage of alternating Ponstan with Nurofen for the stomach and leg pain first few days. No biggy. Then I turned… Read More What is Peri-Menopause?
During winter, your home has probably felt like a cosy cocoon full of thick blankets, heat as high as your energy bill will allow, and an oven full of winter casseroles and comfort food. Now, spring is here and will breathe new life into your home, making the comforts of winter feel a little stuffy.… Read More Transform Your Home From Winter To Spring
For most of her life, Shari had proudly considered herself a chocoholic – regularly eating blocks of sweet stuff picked up from the supermarket. However, her journey from mass market chocolate consumption to chocolate expert started eight years ago when she attended an appreciation class and was presented with an array of chocolate brands she’d… Read More Lockdown blues? Sweeten Up & Make a Parisian Hot Chocolate at Home.
I had my 45th birthday yesterday. Even though it was in iso, I had a lovely day regardless. My family spoilt me and their love means the world to me and that’s all that really matters in life. Being with your loved ones, not material stuff or fleeting attention online by strangers. Upon reflection on this… Read More WSS Opinion: Mid 40s Life Birthday Reflection
If you are like us and leave purchasing gifts or presents to the last minute, as well as the “What do I buy, Dad/ children’s father?”. Let’s face it, Dad’s are hard to buy for and we are sure they would be sick of the usual socks, ties and undies they receive year after year.… Read More 10 Gift Ideas That Dad Will Love