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Lavender’s favourite time of year

Started sneezing yet? I have. Spring has sprung and the days are windy, blowing pollen around. I begin sneezing instantly when I walk into the courtyard at...

Sustainability the focus for new online event

A new online event is set to bring the knowledge of bestselling author Sarah Wilson, Masterchef contestant Steph De Sousa and conservationist Tim Flannery to the people of Lake Macquarie.

The perfect palette

Spring has officially sprung. It’s time to transition from the deep, dark palette of winters past and burst into the warmer months with a palette of pastel perfection.

Four mates itching to make a change

They might look like they should be forming a boy band, but Bal Dhital, Tim Keys, Dan Robson and Pat Prell were born to do so much more.

Working out post-pregnancy

Let’s have a look at some of the exercises and plans that may be of help for you after you’ve had your baby.

Is positive psychology sabotaging your happiness?

New columnist and Australian pioneer of the practice of mindfulness, Charlotte Thaarup, discusses the dark side of positive psychology. Does it sabotage our happiness?

Chris Hemsworth in the Hunter

Aussie icon Chris Hemsworth has again been spotted in the Hunter, with two Muswellbrook residents lucky enough to meet the star in Gundy, near Scone. Hemsworth...

Thor star Chris Hemsworth reportedly spotted in the Hunter

Aussie heartthrob Chris Hemsworth has reportedly been spotted in the Hunter Region today. The 37-year-old allegedly landed at Scone Airport this morning in a private jet before...

Horoscopes: 10 – 16 September 2020

Francis Bevan has put together his weekly horoscopes for the week 10 – 16 September 2020. This week’s celebrity birthday is Prince Harry.

Spring clean and declutter

It wouldn’t be spring without a good clean and declutter. It’s time to freshen up and take the opportunity to do things a little differently.

Creating peace through upcycling

While most Hunter residents are sleeping at 2am, Wallsend's Jeff Carr is creating wooden art pieces, hoping to bring a smile to the face of at least one stranger.

Short film promotes supporting those who are struggling

R U OK? Day coincides with World Suicide Prevention Day this year. To mark the national day of action R U OK? has launched an interactive role...

Open gardens to showcase the best of spring

Spring has sprung and the blossoms are out in bloom in Tilligerry gardens across the Peninsula. The Tilligerry Open Gardens is being held for the second year...

Powerful role of a healthy, balanced diet

Our regular columnist, Stephen Smith, from Merewether Fitness Studio, discusses the role of nutrition in living a happy, healthy and positive life. In my...

Gratitude blossoms within Hunter-based boutique

For Jess Shuwalow, a life-changing trip through South America and Africa sparked an idea that would pay it forward to the community. She is the Founder and...

Rathmines resident says council needs to fix her “ugly street”

One of Elvis Presley’s greatest hits is an ode to loving where you live. ‘Home is where the heart is’ was written in 1962, and its theme...

Celebrate the small victories in life

Columnist Todd Sergeant, a Breakfast Show host at 2NURFM (103.7) and Mentor at Mindset 180, discusses the importance of celebrating minor victories every day. There’s an...

Horoscopes: 3 – 9 September 2020

Francis Bevan has put together his weekly horoscopes for the week 3 – 9 September 2020. This week’s celebrity birthday is Beyoncé Knowles-Carter.

Great time to plant your veggie garden

Spring is a great time to plant a vegetable garden. Dig in cow manure and an all-purpose plant food and wait a week before planting some of...

Petal power

Given what we know about plants, it doesn’t require a huge leap of the imagination to consider that flowers have healing properties.

Don’t ‘waist’ time: summer abs

Summer is only a few months away! So, if you want to tone up and get those summer abs, it’s time start working!
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