Archive for posts tagged with 'inspiration'

The Dressmaker

Health & Fitness

Kate Winslet was told to “settle for the fat girl parts”

Kate Winslet has revealed she was once told by a drama teacher that she’d need to “settle for the fat girl…

Happiness is the way

Health & Fitness

Scientists find a link between ‘profound’ quotes and low intelligence

If you’re about to share your third inspirational quote for the day on Facebook, stop and read this first. A new…

Half the bulldog, twice the love

Pets

Half the bulldog, twice the love

A little English bulldog by the name of Bonsai is capturing the hearts of people around the world. Bonsai, who is a…

Madeline Stuart

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane model breaks beauty boundaries

Brisbane model Madeline Stuart is changing the face of beauty. In a lot of ways, Madeline Stuart is just like any…

Jacki Hendy

Health & Fitness

Jacki Hendy begins again

Former Miss Surf Girl Jacki Hendy talks about the new direction her life is taking. After losing her partner Paul…

Top 5 Career Insight Movies

Brisbane Top 20

Top 5 Career Insight Movies

Whether you’ve ever dreamed of working on Wall Street or the thrill of being a spy, these films may have served…

Soar above the Hunter Valley

Weekend Getaways

Soar above the Hunter Valley

No one told me I would end up in an overturned basket in the middle of a cow paddock when I signed up to do hot air…

Best five hikes in Tasmania

Day Trips

Best five hikes in Tasmania

From the easy day walk to Wineglass Bay, to the tough hike up to Frenchmans Cap, Tasmania has a smorgasbord of treks…

Escape and recharge in Perth

Weekend Getaways

Escape and recharge in Perth

With a picnic blanket under one arm and a bundle of fish and chips under the other, scope out a spot on Perth’s…

Making a house a home

In the Home

Making a house a home

Lovestar designer Helen Bayley shares the inspiration behind her home and designs… Renovating is both a dream…

The Invisible Bicycle Helmet

Video

The Invisible Bicycle Helmet

Design students Anna and Terese took on a giant challenge as an exam project. Something no one had done before….…

Bouquets – A celebration of Richard Strauss

Event Guide

Bouquets – A celebration of Richard Strauss

Richard Strauss is 150! Come celebrate with Leslie, Lucy and Prue. This year celebrates the 150th birthday of Richard…

Kicking goals around the world

Brisbane Extra

Kicking goals around the world

10 year-old Mac Millar is a Brisbane soccer fan with a plan – and helping children in Afghanistan is only the star…

Fashion for an adventure

Fashion & Beauty

Fashion for an adventure

When wanderlust has a hold on your heart, why not let your wardrobe take you on an adventure? Take yourself back to…

Robyn Davidson’s journey to the silver screen

Brisbane Extra

Robyn Davidson’s journey to the silver screen

Robyn Davidson’s story leaps from the book to screen, writes Laura Brodnik. Robyn Davidson’s name has become…

GoPro: Pelican Learns To Fly

Video

GoPro: Pelican Learns To Fly

Abandoned by his flock, Bigbird the pelican was taken in by the staff of Greystoke Mahale in Tanzania. Watch as…

Emmeline Pankhurst, Angelina Jolie, Aung San Suu Kyi, Oprah Winfrey

Brisbane Top 20

Top 20: inspirational women

International Women’s Day is this Saturday, 8 March – to celebrate, we’ve compiled a list of 20…

Drink the Wild Air – a tale of discovery

Chatterbox

Drink the Wild Air – a tale of discovery

Brisbane writer Fiona Evans explores her deepest insecurities and personal fears in her witty and touching new…