Brrrr – it’s getting cold outside! If you’ve been busy digging out your winter throws, heaters and warm blankets and generally getting your home ready for winter, just remember to keep it bright.
They may not be as well known as our wildlife, beaches and weather as a feature of Australian life, but the terrace houses of Australia’s capital cities are both a beautiful and memorable feature of our cityscapes. Usually made of brick and covered in stucco, these houses, ranging from five stories all the way down to single-story cottages, date from the Victorian (1837–1901) and Edwardian era (1901–1910).
Stuck for ideas on what to get your adoring Mum this Mother’s Day? Well, this year forget about flowers, chocolates or a pair of slippers and opt for a gift which not only expresses your love for her, but something that will match your mother’s unique sense of taste and style.
It seems that all people talk about today is stress. We’re all a bit time-poor, we work too hard and the challenges of modern living seem endless whether we’re figuring out transportation schedules for the kids, battling with technology or searching for that elusive work–life balance.