The Bay of Islands in New Zealand's far north is one of the most spectacular areas in an already beautiful country. Literally hundreds of beaches dot the coastline, and just a few hour's drive from Auckland, it makes an ideal weekend getaway. For the impa
Monthly Archives: October 2013
2013 sees the publication of Martina Cole's twentieth novel, and with Revenge she is back and better than ever. It's dangerous, thrilling and compulsive...
Here are some great tips for enjoying a safe and fun Halloween this year!
Where did the name "tank top" come from? Which came first - the colour orange, or the fruit?
It's always a quandary. Do you indulge the madness of retailers who start displaying Christmas merchandise in October, or do you steadfastly wait until closer to the time?
Dancing is good for the mind, body and soul. It is social, physical and great fun. If you haven't dusted off your dancing shoes in a while, it is high time you did.
Pumpkins are the iconic symbol of Halloween, inspired by the autumnal pagan festival that inspired the modern day sugar fest.
Nelson is one of New Zealand's sunniest locations, a town full of creative people enjoying the lifestyle befitting such a stunning region.
If you have limited garden space, potted plants are an excellent option. You can move them to catch the sun, they don't require a huge amount of space and the pots themselves become a feature on your patio or windowsill.
Pinterest is one of the latest platforms to join the social media family. We at Grownups love using Pinterest as it is a creative and visual way of expressing our personality and sharing with you the things we are passionate about.