So I guess finances and career stuff is kind of a big deal at my age

So I haven’t written on here in a while…mostly because I haven’t really had anything exciting to blog about and also because a lot of my time has been taken up writing for HUNTERhunter which I have been loving so go check out the website when you get a chance! But this morning I had … Continue reading So I guess finances and career stuff is kind of a big deal at my age

Adulting.

When you are younger you spend a lot of your childhood wishing you were already “grown up”. 18 cannot come quick enough so you can have the freedom to do what ever you want. However, although you may be legally an adult by 18, it is often the little moments you have in the years … Continue reading Adulting.

The Black Eyed Peas remake their 2003 hit “Where is the love?”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsRMoWYGLNA Following the 2001 terror attacks on the twin towers The Black Eyed Peas released their hit song "Where is the love?". This song gives me major nostalgic feels from when I was kid.  Since that time we have seen countless terror attacks and acts of violence throughout the entire world. Will.I.Am reveals that "everyone … Continue reading The Black Eyed Peas remake their 2003 hit “Where is the love?”

Meet the Aussie who is challenging the modeling industry.

At a height of only 5’6”, Aussie model Mimi Elashiry is proving just how much of an impact social media is having on the modeling industry. Elashiry is now based in LA, and with an Instagram following of over 800, 000 people she has been successfully defying the traditional norms of modeling. After being rejected … Continue reading Meet the Aussie who is challenging the modeling industry.

How ‘beauty’ is defined across different cultures

What does the term ‘beautiful’ really mean? According to the Oxford English Dictionary beautiful can be defined as, “Highly pleasing to the sight; embodying an ideal of physical perfection; possessing exceptional harmony of form or colour”. However, this is not interpreted the same way in every culture across the world. Different cultures identify different attributes … Continue reading How ‘beauty’ is defined across different cultures

Trump’s campaign manager states, “rape would not exist if women were stronger”.

Another day, another Donald Trump controversy, but there are certain comments people make that just CANNOT be ignored. Last week Kellyanne Conway, Trump’s new campaign manager, made headlines with a clip that had been retrieved from a 2013 appearance she made on an episode of ‘To The Contrary’ (“an all female news analysis series”). Conway … Continue reading Trump’s campaign manager states, “rape would not exist if women were stronger”.

Why do people continue to debate why the Kardashian’s are famous?

“Why are they even famous?” “They don’t even do anything.” “They are famous for doing nothing.” “What is a Kardashian?” These are some common phrases I hear repeatedly when the topic of the Kardashian’s come up. The reality stars have certainly had their fair share of criticism and backlash over the years, but after nine … Continue reading Why do people continue to debate why the Kardashian’s are famous?

The delicious new trend that will be the most Instagram worthy feature at your next wedding

Can someone please invite me to a wedding so I can experience this amazing new development in modern wedding trends! Doughnuts are possibly one of my favourite sweets ever! I mean what’s not to like? So to say I was excited when I came across images of an entire wall devoted to them would be … Continue reading The delicious new trend that will be the most Instagram worthy feature at your next wedding

Why does the media get to determine who we grieve for and who we don’t?

January 2015- Baga Massacre, at least 200 people dead February 2015- Shooting in Pakistan, at least 19 people dead March 2015- Maiduguri Suicide Bomb, 58 dead April 2015- Garissa College attack, 148 dead May 2015- Baghdad car bombs, 19 dead June 2015- Kuwait Mosque bombing, 27 dead July 2015- Two bombs explode in Nigeria, 15 … Continue reading Why does the media get to determine who we grieve for and who we don’t?

Summer <3

Summer is here!... Well just about. My favourite time of year: Beach, Christmas, Uni holidays, daylight savings, late afternoon ciders, watermelon, mangoes, swimmers, shorts, thongs, tans, too-hot-to-touch steering wheel, BBQs, music, sunscreen, hot chips, hot sand, salty hair and afternoon naps. Here are some of my Summer essentials that I pretty much use on a … Continue reading Summer <3

Rainy Days.

The servere weather in the Hunter Region and along the East Coast of NSW these last few days has left our city feeling a little worst for wear. Endless fallen trees, flood waters, homes destroyed, lives lost, and thousands left without electricity. On Tuesday, schools, work places, Universities and public transport was cancelled and everyone … Continue reading Rainy Days.