Friday, 21 November 2014

A very unique Tuck Shop (Four Unique Selling Points)

I've driven past the Tuck Shop CafĂ© in Northbridge many times and vowed to go in one day. Finally the day came and inside I found something completely unlike any Tuck Shop I'd ever been to. There were four unique standouts or USP's for me.

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Monday, 17 November 2014

Living inside out in Perth (Roof Top Movies 2014)

For six months sandgropers (Perth residents) hibernate, only to emerge ready for the festive season most of which will be spent outdoors. This year one of the first nods to our outdoor lifestyle was the re-opening of Rooftop Movies.  



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Thursday, 13 November 2014

The secrets to life and a great concert, revealed at Rolling Stones concert

The recent, once in a lifetime Rolling Stones 14 On Fire concert left me on a natural high for days, and pondering about life, nature versus nurture and how to get the most out of a Stones concert.



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Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Remembrance and Resilience

The countdown to November 11th always brings mixed emotions. Aside from it being a National Day of Remembrance, the date is also associated with two family birthdays. As a result the day can best be described as one of oscillating emotions.

Thanks to Peter and Ute Grahlmann

Friday, 7 November 2014

The $1,200 Hot Chocolate (Rolling Stones Concert Perth 2014)

This is a tale of three friends, new technology and a hot chocolate that cost $1,200.



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Wednesday, 5 November 2014

The British are coming (British Film Festival)

Most of us in Perth grew up with British television so it's a no brainer that we’d enjoy the British Film Festival right? Last week I went to see a preview movie called A Long Way Down and I can confirm that if the rest of the films are as good as this one it’s going to be a great festival.

Thanks to British Film Festival

 

Monday, 3 November 2014

Three strategies to help men dress for Melbourne Cup 2014

Melbourne Cup Day is synonymous with style. For months females have been planning their outfits, researching, refining and returning. Then there are our male folk. Consumer research repeatedly tells us of men's ability to treat shopping as a speed sport. No sooner have they entered a store than they want to get out. In the interest of sexual equality I thought I'd tell you about one store that appears to have developed three strategies to help …



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