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Food & Drink

Ovarian Cancer Australia ‘Afternoon Teal.’ For My Aunty Chez

February 17th, 2015

People come to feel strongly about causes for a variety of reasons because tragedy touches individuals and families in different ways. In the face of…
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Fashion+Beauty

Red Carpet Ready: Shen Yun 2015

February 11th, 2015

Simply mesmerising. Need I say more!? Reviving 5000 years of civilisation, classically trained dancers, a unique orchestra blending East and West, dazzling animated backdrops –…
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Lifestyle

The Ultimate Gift for Valentines Day: Roses That Last Forever

February 8th, 2015

Ahhh Valentines Day! Typically the one day of the year where star-struck lovers embrace retail outlets and flower boutiques for the annual festival to celebrate…
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Lifestyle

Australia Day. What Does It Mean To You?

January 26th, 2015

Ahh, Australia Day. A great celebration of Australian boozing and Boganism; tinnies, trashy dresses, ‘wife beaters’ and beer bongs. You can take the girl out…
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Travel

How To: Really See Australia

January 15th, 2015

I’ve been lucky enough to do a lot of travel over the years. Since catching the travel bug in my early 20s I’ve made it…
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Food & Drink

My Favourite Green Smoothie: Glowing Skin & Healthy Hair

January 4th, 2015

Hello soon-to-be leafy green lover! Downing a glass of green pulp may appear to be some celebrity induced diet fad, though I can put my hand…
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Food & Drink

White Zebra: Leaner. Healthier. Happier

September 15th, 2014

Talking all things guilty pleasures…my day on a plate, industry pressures to conform, how I keep fit and healthy, motivation & confidence…and true beauty! Thank you…
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Fashion+Beauty

Samara Magazine: Women in Business

September 13th, 2014

Have a passion? That’s a good start. Have two? Even better – combine the two!! For women business owners and entrepreneurs; photographed by Natalie Roser Photography…
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Fashion+Beauty

Quotes That Inspire

September 9th, 2014

In light of the Beautiful You Australia event being JUST around the corner AND having spent one of the best weekend’s I could have had…
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Fashion+Beauty

Lady Sapphire: What Makes Me Feel Beautiful

September 3rd, 2014

In beauty news: The ‘Beautiful You Australia’ event is coming…and it’s time for beauty refined!! Here I sit down with Gemma, the brains behind the…
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Model Insider

Sydney Confidential: Learn CPR! Gossip That Revives

August 12th, 2014

And by Sydney Confidential Gossip – I mean, LEARN CPR! Not quite what I expected after my International Competition, though it’s not like strokes, heart attacks…
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Fashion+Beauty

Inspirational Interviews: Personal & Professional Success

August 7th, 2014

Ranked 5th in the iTunes New & Noteworthy, I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Performance & Celebrity Coach Immik Kerr via her “Inspirational Interviews” –…
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Fashion+Beauty

How To: Pick a Winning Evening Gown

August 4th, 2014

If you’re like me you’ve watched Miss Congeniality (a 2000 comedy film staring the ever candid Sandra Bullock as an FBI Special Agent undercover at…
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Lifestyle

Bon Voyage Sydney, Hello Florida & Mrs International

July 17th, 2014

Well, after a whirlwind ride from the day I was crowned Mrs Australia International for 2014… the day has finally come! I’m off to the…
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Fashion+Beauty

The Today Show: Bullied Teen to Beauty Queen

July 15th, 2014

Much love and gratitude for your overwhelming love & support from my segment on TODAY (Australia’s premiere morning breakfast television program), thank you for tuning in!!…
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Lifestyle

Happiness Was Born A Twin

July 10th, 2014

So what’s it like being a twin? Don’t you ever get annoyed that you have to share your birthday every year? Being asked the monotonous questions…
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Fashion+Beauty

What Does It Mean to Do Something ‘Like A Girl’?

July 7th, 2014

What does it mean to do things #LIKEAGIRL and what does that mean for girls’ confidence? THIS is a TV Commercial EVERY WOMAN should see. …
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Fashion+Beauty

How To: Celebrate (& Survive) Your First Period

July 6th, 2014

Your First Period: One of the biggest steps you will take in your amazing journey from girl to woman is the first time you get…
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Lifestyle

Everyday Heroes: The Only Ad You Need To See This Fourth of July

July 4th, 2014

Making ‘Ad of the Day’ on AdWeek, Guinness is on a roll globally with its “Made of More” advertising. Now, for the Fourth of July, the…
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Fashion+Beauty

Lustre Magazine: Beauty, Style & Being Mrs Australia

July 3rd, 2014

Why should industry professional be the only ones who know the inside scoop!? My interview with renowned beauty tabloid, Lustre Magazine, talks in depth about…
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Lifestyle

How To: Get Sexy in 6 Weeks

June 30th, 2014

Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Are you happy? Yes: Keep going. No: Change something. Finding…
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Fashion+Beauty

Fashion Weekly Magazine: Honest Beauty

June 21st, 2014

Talking honest beauty with fellow Beautiful You Australia celebrity Ambassador Jules Sebastian for Fashion Weekly Magazine. Gracing the pages of Issue 18 “A Fashion Movement”…
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Fashion+Beauty

Stylish 365: How I Learned to Love What Makes Me, Me

June 19th, 2014

Style, shopping and advice for women, all year round!! If you’re subscribed to the uber fabulous Stylish 365 – I’d be in your inbox right…
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Lifestyle

New Zealand Woman’s Weekly: Charity & Competition Downunder

June 14th, 2014

My visit to New Zealand a few weeks back has made some headlines!! I am beyond excited to have an editorial piece on my candidature…
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Fashion+Beauty

Timeless Qualities Women Have That Men Will Always Find Attractive

June 10th, 2014

It’s that season again. You know the one where everyone starts crushing, falling in love and dating like they’re school kids all over again? Quickly followed…
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Food & Drink

Be. Magazine: Healthy Mind & Body

June 7th, 2014

Living a vibrant life is a balance of self-care and love for others. Here I chat with Medibank’s ‘Be. Magazine’ about body image, travel, charity,…
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Model Insider

Beauty Pageants: For Dumb Girls Hey?

June 7th, 2014

It’s not often I have strong opinions on things… Ok, that was my white lie for the day haha. I am extremely passionate about the…
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Fashion+Beauty

Be. Magazine: Keeping It Real

June 6th, 2014

Striving to help young women develop positive body image and self-esteem. Editorial published by Be. Magazine: Read the article here. As a long-term youth worker and a…
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Model Insider

French Press: Miss Lyon Magazine

June 4th, 2014

French press! International media is always exciting, especially when it relates to the work you do that you’re most passionate about on home soil. Here…
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Lifestyle

RSPCA Million Paws Walk: Ready Set. WOOF!

May 18th, 2014

Did someone say walkies!? Leo & Maya, my fearless Boxer and Chihuahua fur babies, know this time of year well. They love the idea of…
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