This movement will get you groovin'!
While we stay locked down during this pandemic, we can still get down and groove to our favourite music! There's one simple way we can help our local artists keep doing what they love during this difficult time, and they help us in return by keeping our souls happy with their musical gifts! It’s a symbiotic relationship!
No need to go out hunting for those sweet treats, the Easter Bunny can come straight to your door. Although COVID-19 has dampened a lot of fun events this year, Easter will still be an egg-cellent time. Why? Because plenty of Brissy businesses are offering scrumptious cakes, buns and sweets just for you. Here’s our guide, yolks!
Pants are optional
In response to COVID-19, many workplaces across the globe have now fully transitioned to work-from-home in order to help flatten the curve. If you’re used to the daily office grind, though, this transition may have come as a wee bit of a shock, as many workers have found themselves trading in their morning commute for sleep-ins and Zoom meetings. If you’re finding yourself spending a bit too much time scrolling and not enough time meeting your daily productivity goals, here are some helpful tips for making the most of the new normal.
Stay In. Unplug. Restore.
The world has literally stopped and shifted. Use this time of the global pandemic to prioritise your life, your health and well-being. We may never get this opportunity again. So now's the time to rest, reset and relax - the perfect time for a staycation! Here are our tips on how to slow down and appreciate the beauty of life at home!
If you need something to brighten up your life at the moment (because trust me, we all do!), look no further! Now is the perfect time to adopt a pet, or even foster a new furry friend! Find out where you can adopt a pet around Brisbane!
Comfort food and the comfort of your home intertwined
It’s everything you’ve been waiting for. At one click of a button. Your one-stop-online-shop to support Brisbane’s hospitality industry during this global pandemic is here! COVID-19 might’ve said no to dining-in at our fave restaurants and cafes, but kitchens are still open for business, and dining at home is a big YES! Find Brisbane’s finest foods to take home through this brand-new digital platform – Dine At Home!
Self-quarantine has got us dreaming of streaming
Is it just us, or has March 2020 been the longest year of our lives? Things are uncertain and frankly a little scary right now, but experts all agree that the best thing you can do for yourself and your community is to stay home. Luckily for you though, social distancing doesn’t apply to your sofa. Here are some of the best TV shows (and one movie, we couldn’t resist) to stream if you, like us, love a good Netflix sesh.
We're All In This Together!
Together we can recover and get through anything, that’s why we’ve compiled a list of ways to keep calm, stay strong and support each other and our communities during this outbreak.
Supporting Local Business in time of crisis - what's open
With the coronavirus fear seemingly taking over the world and your news feed, it's hard not to panic. But, don't stress out to hard. Local businesses are being hit hard by the virus, it like's the world is ending, It’s not all doom and gloom, here’s a few ways you can support your local community and businesses. Every little bit counts!
Sorry not sorry, that handshake needs to go...
‘Where have those hands been?!’ A legitimate question we’re all thinking when that extended arm reaches for yours. Norms are shifting, and greetings are changing. We’re on a hug and handshake hiatus until further notice!
Desperate times call for desperate measures
Are we honestly at that phase of the corona catastrophe that we're grabbing anything in arms reach, to wear as a face mask? (Yes, yes we are!) Just like face masks, hand sanitiser has almost completely left the shelves at the supermarket. So we've come up with this DIY recipe. Perfect for those of you late to get your hands on it at the store because you’ve spent all this time trying to figure out if everyone’s overreacting or you’re underreacting…
How to Thrive Like an Introvert
Majority of the world right now is in self isolation and hiding from the crazy Toilet Paper stealers, we've created a list of a few fun things for you to do while you're stuck indoors.
Finding a reason to volunteer that isn't just 'feeling good'
Are you looking for your 'why' to start volunteering that isn't just 'it make you feel good'? We have a few reasons that might take your fancy. We chatted to Hair Aid about some of the great reasons to volunteer overseas.
Lefty's is back, baby!
After saying goodnight to Brisbane’s nightlife late last year, Lefty’s have made a huge comeback. The iconic Caxton Street venue has re-opened, and it’s time to swing the night away with some rockabilly and country music – Aussie and worldwide.
Grab the Monet and let's Gogh
Bonjour! It’s safe to say that this week at the Good Guide, we’re feeling more than a little inspired. Maybe it’s because of all the incredible cultural events coming up, or the sudden drop in temperature, or maybe even an especially good workout (see below). We reckon that after perusing this latest Word on the Street, you’ll be feeling the same. So, let’s get those creative juices flowing and live life in vibrant colour!