how to support the Australian economy – part I

 …the only way i know how…short of eating everything in sight. Φ In spirit of Melbourne Spring Fashion Week, I’ve decided to start a monthly series of shopping “boards” of all the noteworthy Australian products I buy. Since I’m now on a more budget-minded lifestyle, I’m staying away from Melbourne’s attractive shops and not being naughty. But I’m allowing … Continue reading

The Rules of Fall

There is no denying it now…fall is at our footsteps. Last weekend I packed away my summer clothes, stored my barely there flat sandals, took out my woolies…i even bought a pumpkin pie smelling candle (which actually does scent up the room!). Just tryin’ you know…to get into the mood of things. I admire people … Continue reading

Ten Sweet Moments

  Sometimes it’s good to remember the small things in life that make you intoxicated with joie de vivre. Here are my top ten: 1. The smell of candles on a cake after they’ve been blown out* 2. A cashmere wrap 3. Warm cotton smells, whether in clothes, candles or perfume 4. Staying on the beach … Continue reading