Poached Eggs with a side of Gratitude

Yesterday I woke up and went to breakfast with my best friend. I ordered poached eggs, toast and a cappuccino. The cappuccino was velvet and the eggs were poached perfectly - my favorite! We stayed there for two hours, just chatting and sipping our hot velvet. As we departed ways I remembered I owed my neighbor a coffee. I went back in and ordered a take-away. 

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5 minutes with Liv from Ash Living

Tell us about what you do...

I run an online store which stocks ethically sourced and/or environmentally focused, luxe lifestyle and home wares products. Most of the products are hand made by artisans either in developing countries or by local talents here in Australia – many based on the Sunshine Coast – including Soak Society!

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Love multi-tasking? This is how you maximise your me-time...

Ok so we know that me-time should be all about relaxing and 'doing nothing', but that is really, really hard. As women we are born multi-taskers, and I think it's our natural inclination to use our soak time to our advantage, to nourish our bodies and souls at the same time! I've outlined my top six tasks (plus a few extras) that can maximise your me-time in the tub. You can combine a few, or even all of these!

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Secrets from a natural beauty brand founder

Growing up I suffered with breakouts which, as a teenage girl, made me self conscious and to use a Mineral makeup that didn't clog my skin and make my breakout worse wasn't really an option. The good quality minerals were expensive and without the knowledge back then I didn't realise that conventional makeup was in fact making my skin worse and clogged my pores. 

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How to create your own day spa at home

You don't need an expensive day spa to experience the wonderful feeling of being pampered. It's so important to treat yourself and what better way than to go to a day spa, although when you don't feel like forking out the money, creating your own at home is super simple. There are a ton of at-home treatments and rituals you can follow that will make you feel relaxed, calm and nourished. Check out these tips and tricks to get you started...

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