If you’re bored with the messy bun, why not go for double trouble with Space Buns? There was a 90% increase in saved Space Bun pics on Pinterest in the last year and we can see why, they’re super easy and pretty cute – we love beauty blogger Maya’s 5-minute tutorial for super-adorbs messy Space Buns, you can check it out right here
She was called Celia Pavey when she came third in the second season of The Voice, but the former folk singer from Forbes, NSW is now producing dreamy folk-inspired electronic pop projects under the title Vera Blue, and will be appearing on the Groovin’ the Moo lineup here on Sunday May 6 (bookings here).
Her latest release, Vera Blue Lady Powers / Power Ladies Remix EP, features four female producers including our own Alice Ivy’s take on the previous Vera Blue release, Lady Powers – it’s lush dancefloor grooves four ways – love it! Have a listen oniTunes or Spotify
Check out our stunning Mother’s Day giveaway from the awesome team at Wilde and its big sister brand, Palm Beach Collection.
This beautiful prize pack includes a ylang-ylang & geranium classic candle, and sea salt and lily room diffuser (rrp $29.95 each) from Wilde, plus the Palm Beach Collection candle in posy (rrp $39.95) and coconut & lime hand & body wash (rrp $24.95) – all up that’s over $120 worth of scentsational products for Mum AND for you!
(You can see Wild products here and Palm Beach Collection products here)
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The winner will be randomly selected on Friday May 4 and will be contacted (you must be in Townsville to claim your prize).
Head to Eden Café Rising Sun for great breakfast, morning tea and lunch options, pluso the Eden Earth menu which is plant-based and vegan-friendly.
Animal-lovers, a percentage of sales from dishes from the Earth menu is donated to help Mocca and Latte, two camels sponsored by the café who live at Maridans Menagerie, just outside Townsville. There is also a daily combo deal or special, so head on down – you can check out their menu here
We shared three great ideas for Mother’s Day in last week’s e-blast, here are three more to ensure roast dinners, emergency sewing repairs and impossible stain removal for another 12 months… (it’s on May 13 so book your places early to avoid any sad mum situations!)
FOR: FUN-LOVING ADVENTURERS
Lunchtime Sailing Cruise from Pilgrim Sailing takes off on Sunday May 13 from 11.15am – 3.15pm, so jump on board with just a handful of guests for a sail to one of the beautiful bays of Magnetic Island.
Explore the beach, enjoy a swim or just chill on the beanbags or on the giant inflatable mat before a delicious BBQ lunch (included in price) is served, BYO wine or beer (soft drinks and lunch are included).
Adults $139pp, Children $89pp, bookings essential, click herefor bookings
FOR: FASHIONISTAS AND FLUTTERERS
Giddy up out to Charters Towers for the Towers Jockey Club Mother’s Day race meeting, Sunday May 13 from 11am – 10pm, there’s a full race card, bars and canteen, plus Best-dressed categories for mum and daughter, or mum and grandmum! Gate entry is $5, kids under 12 free, book now for the High Tea, $30pp, details here…
FOR: LOVERS OF HIGH TEA , SEA & SUNSETS
Take mum to a High Tea at the Cape Cleveland Lighthouse, Sunday May 13, from 2.30-6.30pm. Enjoy the 40 minute trip across Cleveland Bay, from there you can take the walk up to the lighthouse and enjoy a High Tea at the Lighthouse residence.
There’s a special gift for mum from Malpara Florist Townsville & SeaLink Queensland,plus the natural beauty of Cape Cleveland and the spectacular sunset over the bay to finish the trip! Adults $119, booking details here
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