HERE’S HOW TO DO YOUR OWN FACIAL AT HOME

HERE’S HOW TO DO YOUR OWN FACIAL AT HOME

One of the best things you can do for yourself and for your skin is to get yourself a facial. It’s a wonderful way to pamper yourself and to help your skin have a nice healthy glow and look. However, you don’t have to go to a day spa and spend a fortune...
QUICK AND EASY HOMEMADE LIP BALMS

QUICK AND EASY HOMEMADE LIP BALMS

In a previous post I wrote about three of my favorite homemade balms for the skin of your lips. When I finished, I realized that there were a few more that you might be interested in. The reason I like these natural and healthy lip balms is because they are so very...
A GIRL TAKE OF THE WORLD

A GIRL TAKE OF THE WORLD

Love makes the world go round. Not exactly an original saying now is it. But it doesn’t seem to be the case right now, does it. Apart from one or two dives on the outskirts of Melbourne and down the road from my tin-roofed shack, I don’t seem to notice much love in...
FIVE GREAT FASHION TIPS

FIVE GREAT FASHION TIPS

Straight to the drawing board. This is one of those subjects that I’m not exactly clueless about but am no deft pro on. Giving away fashion trips for free. So, here’s what I’m going to do for you girls today. I’m going to mix and match. There you go; I’m getting the...
SIGHTSEEING IN MELBOURNE

SIGHTSEEING IN MELBOURNE

First things first. In an earlier post, I was taking you around Melbourne for the night. I think we only got around to one or two nightclubs, a karaoke club, and what else, I can’t even remember. Anyway, as promised, I’m going to quickly finish that tour – oh yes, now...

HERE’S THREE OF MY FAVORITE HOMEMADE LIP BALMS

When it comes to natural and healthy skin we can’t forget our lips. Too often we don’t think anything about them until they become dry, cracked and sore. This is why I always like to make sure that I have a natural lip balm to keep the skin of my lips soft...
GOING ORGANIC ON FACIALS

GOING ORGANIC ON FACIALS

Remember that angry facial afternoon I had? I’m over that, done and dusted. I don’t go all red-skinned for very long. Actually, already quite brown, hereditary speaking, I tan quite nicely. You must see my boobs from my lazy afternoons at the beach where we’re allowed...
WHY WE LIKE AUSSIE RULES

WHY WE LIKE AUSSIE RULES

I have a girly confession to make. But I’m not a pervert. I’m just a Melbournian girly girl who just happens to be very crazy about blokes. Forget about Mel Gibson’s bum – that’s something my mum told me about some years ago, and when I saw the movie he went starkers...
MELBOURNE CITY HISTORY

MELBOURNE CITY HISTORY

Notebooks and pens out please. Time for a history lesson, girls. Soon you’ll know a little bit more about our proud and not so proud history of the Australian state capital, Melbourne. Time, as always, runs against me, so I’ll have to be as brief as possible, but let...
WHAT MELBOURNE GIRLS GET UP TO

WHAT MELBOURNE GIRLS GET UP TO

Rats! This is what happens when you rely on the internet these days. I was shocked to the bone. And to think it all started out with good intentions. Here I was, thinking that instead of me telling you what I – Me, myself, I, the Melbourne city girl, Mel, short for...