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Tattoo Studios Strengthen in Recession

Tattoo Studios Strengthen in Recession

While many industries are struggling in the tough economic climate, the art business is thriving with skin as its most successful new medium!

Lessons in Extreme Driving

Lessons in Extreme Driving

Because what’s more fun than a death wish? Nothing. 
 

The Truth About Workplace Kitchens

The Truth About Workplace Kitchens

Do you remember when you discovered that Santa Claus and the Tooth Fairy were not real (maybe I should have put a spoiler warning on that)? It may have been a gradual awareness.

Garden Tips: Success With Stones

Garden Tips: Success With Stones

Everyone has an area of their garden that never gets used. Whether it’s a thin strip of land down the side of your house or a boggy patch you try and ignore, stones could be the option.

Auckland Museum: Get Smarter, LATEr

Auckland Museum: Get Smarter, LATEr
Who’s been to Auckland Museum lately?
Show of hands?
Okay. Who’s been there after dark?
 

Interislander Didn't Float My Boat

 Interislander Didn't Float My Boat

Who would have thought a three hour boat ride could strip you of everything you ever knew only to be reduced to some type of broke and snivelling animal.  Travel can be expensive at times but those times it is expensive you usually pay for what you get and a majority of the time it is totall

The Oven Or The Office? Or Both?

The Oven Or The Office? Or Both?

Last Monday my husband and I were watching a story on 60 Minutes, TV3, about the resurgence of the 'homemaker' - the women that simply stay at home and bring up the children and cook and clean and basically keep the house in running order.  (You won't catch any wet towels lying on the bathro

Lock, Stock And A Two-Year-Old Smoker

Lock, Stock And A Two-Year-Old Smoker

A two-year-old Chinese boy has been labelled the world's youngest 'known' smoker after his father admitted he kicked-started his son's habit.

The boy, born with a hernia, lights-up a pack a day to help relieve the pain he is in, says his father.

The Art of Unselfconscious Exercise

The Art of Unselfconscious Exercise

Personal trainer: $80
Boot Camp run through the park: $250
Clippy water bottle hip attachment: $20
Maintaining a cool, calm and collected façade whilst sweating like a pig? Priceless.
 

The Hitchhiker's Fear About Hitchhiking

The Hitchhiker's Fear About Hitchhiking

If you've ever hitchhiked or picked up a hitchhiker then you'll know it can be a very rewarding experience for all parties concerned. But hitching recently I realised what the ultimate worst experience for any hitchhiker could be.