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Australian sparkling wine takes fizz out of the French

Australian sparkling wine

Australian sparkling wine makers are taking some of the fizz out of their French competitors amid a surge in demand for Aussie bubbly.

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How to: Under eye concealer on mature skin without creasing

under eye concealer

Popular Youtube beauty vlogger, Nisha from Sugar Puff and Fluff guides you through how to apply an under eye concealer on mature skin to minimise creasing and settling in fine lines. 

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Handsome silver foxes to make you weak at the knees

handsome silver foxes

Some men are like wine, they get better with age. Check out these handsome silver foxes who are certainly defying the Hollywood standard of “younger is better”. We love these guys!

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Are these Australia’s happiest cows?

happiest cows

Dairies are usually noisy places. The farmer yells and whistles to get the herd moving, as dogs bark to round up the stragglers. The cows protest, stomping and moo-ing, jostling against railings while the machinery clanks into position. But the University of Melbourne’s robotic dairy in rural Victoria is calm and quiet. No yelling. No

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From Elizabeth I to high fashion, the tales behind the Game of Thrones costumes

Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones, which has returned for its seventh season, offers fantasy, horror and intrigue, and, as Sarah Mower has put it, shines a light on “our cynical, sophisticated, brutal, hopeless new Dark Ages”. It is also great fun to watch as a fashion expert, whether you are a “pedant” who needs everything to be historically correct, or a

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DIY botanical touring in Oman

Oman

Over the years I have turned into a botanical ‘twitcher’.  Like avid birdwatchers, I am forever keen to expand the number of (plant) species I encounter and can identify ‘in the wild’. Until Oman’s rich botanical heritage is showcased at the Oman Botanic Gardens (still a few years away I suspect) I recommend a ‘do-it-yourself’

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Best hairstyles for men over 50

men's hairstyles

A graceful man is who appears appealing even as he ages. Appearance is one part of what makes up your personality and tells a lot about one person. And how are men’s hairstyles important in that aspect? Hairstyles or haircuts act as a makeover for you and who doesn’t love the feel of a freshly cut

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My down and dirty depression cure

depression

Gardening has been a passion of mine since I was a kid. And because I live in a subtropical climate, I get to garden all year long. I have vibrant hibiscus blossoms the size of dinner plates. And the smell of the jasmine is sweeter than any perfume. But gardening is good for more than

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Lisa Wilkinson, 57, stuns in swimsuit on European holiday

Lisa Wilkinson

The stunning Today Show host has been keeping her instagram followers happy with her gorgeous snaps from her European holiday with hubby Pete, but it was her swimsuit shot which really got them all talking.

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Bye-Bye, Eye Bags!

eye bags

When I ask my women patients to tell me the one thing that bothers them most about their appearance, a lot of them point to the skin under their eyes. They think the puffiness and saggy skin makes them look run-down and tired… and older than they feel. Dr Al Sears, shows how to banish

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