Is your favourite body product safe for you, the fish and the food chain? Words Pamela McIntosh Heightened consumer awareness about what goes onto our skin (and subsequently into our body) from personal care products is all well and good. But what about the liquid remnants that

Take these top tips for growing fruit plants and you’ll soon be like a kid in a candy store.  Words Kahu de Beer. Illustrations Lisa Lodge Imagine being the first person to discover fruit, strolling through the wilderness and seeing raspberries for the very first time –

Forget about pure grit and willpower – it’s love, compassion and understanding that help us deal with adversity. We all know how important it is to bounce back from hard knocks, overcome rejection and keep trying. Yet there’s a common misunderstanding in our culture about resilience. The

Worry has a place but here are some tips for handling it when it gets too much  With Paula Gosney I recently said to my son, “better to have a bird in the hand than two in the bush.” He looked at me like I was a lunatic;

Bestselling author of The Soul Searcher’s Handbook and Evolution of Goddess Emma Mildon shares her insights into what it takes to be a modern-day goddess. Photography Kenrick Rhys I raise you a new thought: the saying “the future is female” is wrong. Hear me out. This, like everything

Banish boring from everyday tools and get inspired to spring clean with beautiful gear.  Styling and craft Sarah Heeringa. Photography Amanda Reelick Découpage comes from an old French word for “cutting out”. There are variations in découpage technique, but it basically involves using small scissors to cut

Sir Edmund Hillary's grandchildren walk the runway in clothing branded in his honour at New Zealand Fashion Week. By Carolyn Enting August 28 (2018) was a family runway moment as well as modelling debut for Sir Ed's grandsons George and Alexander Hillary, the faces of the new Edmund

Disney fans and high tea lovers alert! Cordis Auckland have announced a series of three amazing and magical Disney-themed High Teas set to run between mid-September this year and January 2019. If you're a fan of Disney movies and love a good old high tea, then Cordis Auckand's

Streetwear label Huffer announces partnership with Mental Health Foundation at NZ Fashion Week. Iconic New Zealand streetwear label Huffer is celebrating its 21st year in the fashion industry by closing New Zealand Fashion Week with another signature off-site show. Building on the success of last year’s show

Celebrate the start of the crisp days of Spring with some tips to reduce food waste and keep your food fresher (and crisper) for longer with New World. Food waste is a major issue in New Zealand, with each Kiwi household throwing out approximately 70kg of

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