Internal Indicators of a Troubled Relationship

We all know the external signs of a trouble marriage or partnership – we’ve seen them on TV, or within our friends and family. The ongoing fights or bickering, a sexual affair or even filing for separation. Unfortunately these issues often indicate the end, rather than the beginning, of a problem within a relationship. Internal signs can often be noticed much sooner and can be faced before your relationship reaches the point of complete breakdown.

Knowing what is unhealthy or problematic in a relationship and your mental and emotional feelings towards it can help you save that trusted partnership in your life. Any negative and ongoing feelings towards your relationship are cause for concern, but the below indicators may not immediately strike you as negative. Read on to find out just why they can put your relationship in jeopardy. Continue reading

Top Five Travel Diseases

Source: hellawella.com

Source: hellawella.com

Analysis of the Department of Health’s notifiable diseases data by the comparison company Finder.com.au shows a spike in exotic diseases among returning Australian travellers.

Most of the diseases are preventable, yet it’s hardly surprising they’re on the rise when research last year showed the number of Australians skipping vaccinations – and presumably also advice – has soared. Continue reading

Seven Dirty Little Secrets of the Travel Industry

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Photo: Thinkstock/iStock

As of late, the travel industry seems transparent. Real people will give you the scoop on your hotel on TripAdvisor, compare fares yourself with flight-search website, and it’s absolutely impossible for a terrible tour provider to mask its reputation on the internet.

Still, there are few tricks of the trade that travel insiders and providers don’t want to share. And here are seven little secrets you’re probably never knew about. Continue reading

Make Your School Formal the Perfect Night

Source: thepunch.com.au

Source: thepunch.com.au

A school formal is a fantastic time to celebrate all that your teenager has accomplished. Exams are most likely over, or far off, and it is time for the students to enjoy themselves and make memories that will last a life time. The school formal should be glamorous and exciting, a night different from other birthday parties and social events. To make it such a night requires some planning, but it doesn’t have to be hard. Below we list the important steps in throwing a glamorous school formal. Continue reading

The Melbourne Cup in Sydney

Source: belairbroadbeach.com.au

Source: belairbroadbeach.com.au

It’s nearly that time again – the race that stops the nation is almost upon us. Though we can’t all make it to Flemington for the Melbourne Cup, that shouldn’t mean no party. Sydney’s gorgeous harbour is the perfect backdrop for a ticketed race event that involves all the glamour of the races, in Sydney. Not only will you get to enjoy views, games, glamour and drinks, you won’t have to deal with bad weather, traffic and teeming crowds. So why enjoy this Melbourne Cup on Sydney Harbour? Continue reading