Lashes are a girl’s best friend
Forget diamonds, lashes really are a girl’s best friend. In case you haven’t noticed, eyelash extensions have recently gone from a special occasion staple to an everyday must-have for women (and men!) everywhere. And to be completely honest, who can blame them. Ditching a fussy eyelash-curler-and-mascara routine in favour of a fabulous look as soon as you roll out of bed sounds pretty damn good. Here are the best places in Brisbane to get a good set of lashes, whether they be natural and fluttery or drop-dead dramatic.
A cut (and colour) above the rest.... ALL the rest!
He rides a Harley Davidson and has a classic car in mint condition in the garage; he’s a husband, a dad to an overachieving three-year old, loves rock ‘n roll and old school stories, wears Vans and sports a very cool mullet. But when his hands touch hair, he’s a magician, and no-one comes close, not in Australia anyway! Come meet the current AHFA AUSTRALIAN HAIRDRESSER OF THE YEAR and owner of Fruition, Craig Smith.
Just you wait and acai!
Acai what we did there? Pronounced (AH-SIGH-EE) these bowls are another excuse for us to scoop up something incredibly delicious and show some love to the acai gods. And just for you, we’ll give the rundown on Brisbane’s best acai that is worth its weight in bowls.
These are the days we live for
With Splendour over, half of us have post-festival blues and the rest of us are still recovering from major FOMO. Thankfully there are other things to look forward to this week and the weeks leading up to August. So check out this week's curated list of what's on in Brisbane.
The Future is Happening Now!
The future always seems so very far away, so how is it that it arrived and we didn’t notice? We don’t have hover cars, artificial intelligence or zombies (I’m thinking futuristic apocalypse here), or do we?
Interesting & Fun Stories You'll Love
Everyone’s been subjected to reading at least a couple of classic stories in their time. High schools have a tendency to keep old literature on rotation, and as you get a bit older you’ll also be inundated by some of the worst people ever: The kind that constantly suggest really old boring books, written by, old, stuffy men, because they’re ‘classics’. Well, this just in: Just because a book is considered a classic, it doesn’t actually make it good! Sometimes they’re just long and hard to read for no reason. Of course, everyone is entitled to their own opinions and tastes, so here’s our list of classic stories that we think are actually fun and interesting.
Meat Australia's best steak house
Beware vegetarians! You might want to sit this one out. Winner of the title 'Australia's Best Steaks', Black Hide Steakhouse is known to be delivering some juicy goodness and this season is no different.
Meet AcroNet extraordinaire Mathieu Hubener
Cirque du Soleil will return to Brisbane from January next year with its most acclaimed touring show, KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities. We sat down with Mathieu Hubener and asked the burning questions.
Music, Marvellous Sights and Must To Do
When we reach a ripe old age and look back on life, we all want to boast of the fun, crazy and laughable events that’s happened in our lives, and partying it up at festivals both locally and around the world are a huge part of life’s adventures. It’s that extra cherry atop life’s ice cream. Take a trip with this bucket list, and you’ll have tons of stories to tell your grandchildren in time to come!
Tips and tricks on staying Earth friendly
The Earth is a great home we’re living on, but we need to start cleaning up after ourselves a little bit, don’t you think? Plastic is a huge issue in the realm of environmental damage, and sometimes it can feel impossible to avoid! But don’t give up yet, because we’ve got some easy peasy ideas to help you keep your environmental conscience clear!
Flavours & Fashion
The season of turning into a couch burrito is finally here! But just because the weathers dropped a couple of degrees doesn't mean you should stop yourself from heading out to these killer events coming up! From Beer degustations to gin parties, a trackside marina, AND the announcement of this years Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, here are some of the best things coming up in Busy Brissy.
Do You Match Your Car?
We're all thinking it, I'm just saying it! Have you ever noticed a Mum hop in her car and think "yes, that suits her"? I certainly have! You've got a wide range of cars and a wide range of Mums out there, so it's no surprise that there's a correlation between the two (or am I just overthinking this?). Here my list of top 6 soccer Mum cars, see if you're on here!
How To Survive The Long Nights Ahead
Send out your white ravens, the end of Game of Thrones here! If the thought of that makes you sadder than Ghost being left with Tormund, then don’t lose this scroll, it’s got all the best tips and secrets to get you through this long Winter. . .
Let's Go On A Sensory Foodie Journey!
What’s our favourite thing about food you ask? It takes us on a journey. Whether it’s to a foreign country, a memory or just straight up heaven, food takes us on an unforgettable trip one bite at a time. But how about a journey of the senses? The Scenic Rim Eat Local Week celebrates the food, farmers and natural beauty of the Scenic Rim through a program of festivals, farm gate events and culinary experiences. This year’s event has Pether’s Rainforest Retreat featured in the spotlight with a five-course degustation curated specifically to satisfy your senses.
Prepare For Winter With These Game of Thrones Theories
Move over Pythagoras, there's a more interesting theory in town! Actually, make that theories. With the final episode of Game of Thrones just around corner, we've put together some of our favourite predictions on what could happen before Winter arrives. . .