Tag Archives: Tara Castle

Mother’s Day 2015 good gift guide – five gifts that give twice

I LOVE a gift that gives twice.  Gifts that in addition to being for your intended recipient, one that also helps someone, a charity, a cause or a social enterprise.  Here is my 2015 Mothers Day gift guide of socially … Continue reading

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Fully Fit Feb – last days to register

If you are anything like me, then maybe you had a very merry Christmas and now that you are over your Australia Day hang over, you are ready to start thinking about your health and fitness for the year?  Yes? Then … Continue reading

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join the plastic pollution revolution

My 2015 new year resolution is to join the plastic pollution revolution and reduce my household’s plastic footprint.  I would love to be able to eliminate plastic from my life altogether, but, taking a look around, plastic is in almost … Continue reading

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The FIRST HOUR is most critical – be Stroke aware

I have had a bit of a realisation lately.  A realisation that I am getting old.  People my age are dying of health conditions, that I had thought only affected “old people”.  I was shocked, and saddened to hear about a … Continue reading

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GLAM it up for Charity Dinner is on again – Thurs 23rd October 2014

GLAM it up for Charity dinner is on again, and you are invited!  This little charity dinner in Brisbane, is in its 8th year and has raised over $50,000 for small, local and grass roots charities.  Some of the charities … Continue reading

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help launch a new tv show for sick kids – Juiced TV

I would like to introduce you to another amazing Queenland based social entreprenuer; Pip Russell.  Pip, previously a presenter for children’s programs Totally Wild and Toasted TV, is hoping to raise $15,000 in the next two weeks, enough to launch a … Continue reading

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Project Wild Thing

Project Wild Thing is a film led movement to get more kids (and their folks!) outside and reconnect with nature. The film is an ambitious, feature-length documentary that takes a funny and revealing look at a complex issue, the increasingly … Continue reading

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