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After one year at university Brisbane resident Nicola Easterby decided to take a gap year. That was four years ago. Today the 22-year-old is a successful travel blogger, and the world is her oyster.

Melbourne woman Erin Rhoads documents her waste free lifestyle on the blog The Rogue Ginger. There she also shares her tips for making your own beauty and make up products at home.

When one of Cathy Nunn's dogs had an allergic reaction, she had no idea what to do. This prompted the Tasmanian woman to learn pet first aid, which later helped her save another animal.


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Cheating boyfriend seeing Denny's waitress exposed by 'nosy neighbour' on Rove and Sam

A woman found out her boyfriend was cheating on her when she received a letter (pictured) is addressed to the lady of the house and is from her 'nosy neighbour'. 'He doesn't trust you...maybe because of what he is hiding,' the letter reads.

The mother-of-two donned fatigues to join the annual competition named after her and held at RAF Wittering, Cambridgeshire, where military teams pit themselves against each other.

The anonymous submission from a single mother in Ireland reveals her struggles from looking after 20 patients to having so little money she worries she can't pay the bills. It already has 10,000 likes.

Conditioner follows shampoo in the rules of traditional hairdressing. However, one Mumsnet user said after trying conditioner first, she was left with super shiny hair. But would an expert do it?

Missguided's £12 t-shirts emblazoned with the slogan Team Brad/ Team Angelina/ Team Jen have sparked fury online with shoppers accusing them of cashing in on the Jolie-Pitts' broken marriage.

Parents with deep pockets are splashing out on luxury playhouses that are so lavish they come with running water, electricity and Wi-Fi. A New England lodge will set you back around $50,000.

Experts have revealed the ideal amount of beauty product to use, including keeping moisturiser to the size of a contact lens and only using a Berocca tablet size helping of sun screen.

Parenting blogger Esther Anderson from Florida has shared a video of how she ended her daughter Ellia's tantrum simply by encouraging her to hug her baby sister Tessa.

Natalie Boucher, 21, from Brisbane, shows how to fake bigger boobs using a clever contouring technique. The video has been viewed more than 3.8 million times on YouTube.

Jim Rekrut, 35, and his mother Michelle, 62, were performing a mother and son dance at the reception of his wedding to Brittney, 30, in Virginia when the matrimonial mishap occurred.



French actress Clemence Posey looked Parisian chic in Breton outside the Burberry catwalk at London Fashion Week. She added some British flair with a classic Burberry trench. Here we show you how to emulate her style for a fraction of the price...

Clemence Posey added some fabulous French glamour to London Fashion Week Clemence Posey added some fabulous French glamour to London Fashion Week

The singer-songwriter says he fell ill with undetected kidney stone in 2010. The kidney was filling with poison which caused him to faint on a number of occasions


Robyn Lawley shows off her enviable curves in a swimwear photoshoot for Cosmopolitan

Australian supermodel Robyn Lawley, 27, posed for a beautiful beach photoshoot for Cosmopolitan magazine. The mother-of-one looked as though she'd stepped right off the set of Baywatch as she playfully posed in a high-cut Baku swimsuit (left) - her hair scraped up in a casual bun. She also rocked a bright yellow bikini paired with a vibrant leaf-print swim jacket, a khaki crop bikini top and a blue and white bikini with a racy twisted neckline.

The royal, 45, who's rarely seen without a statement hat, donned a broad-brimmed black headpiece as she attended the opening of the Fifth European Nursing Congress.

Girls producer, writer and director Jenni Konner, 45, has revealed that Lena Dunham, 30, was asked by a male TV director to convince an actress on his show to agree to do nude scenes.

Dynasty was the most iconic TV shows of the '80s, epitomising a decade of power dressing, glamour and big hair, but what have the cast been up to since it ended in 1989?

As the latest series of University Challenge hots up, one contestant, James Green from St Andrews, caught the eye of viewers of the BBC academic quiz - because he looked so darn pleased with himself.

A woman who once tipped the scales at 112 kilograms has shared her inspiring weight loss story, using a combination of surgery, a diet overhaul and exercise to achieve her new 67.5kg figure.

Australian singer and rock legend Christine "Chrissy" Amphlett, of the Divinyls, hoped her band's famed hit 'I Touch Myself' would become an anthem for breast cancer awareness, and now it has.

The former Miss Kyrgyzstan, Aikol Alikzhanova, 25 has spoken out after she shared her decision to wear a hijab with her 211,000 followers on her Instagram account.

Christine McGuinness, 28, who is married to Take Me Out host Paddy has posed in a bikini on Instagram to show off her 'loose skin and cellulite' two weeks after giving birth two her third child Felicity.

Corissa Rieschieck, from Victoria, wrote a passionate post on her blog, after a stranger ripped a dummy from her son's mouth. The woman asked Ms Rieschieck what kind of parent she was.

Sharon Pannett, 49, from Worthing, West Sussex, had always struggled with her weight - and was first referred to a slimming club aged 10, weighing 10 stone - almost double the normal average.

Jo Posgate, 45, from SA, lost 12 embryos after a power failure at a fertility clinic. She said she had suffered a 'huge amount of loss' but has since had two previously frozen embryos implanted inside her

Tesco customers reveal their biggest fails on Facebook

Tesco's Facebook is littered with complaints from disgruntled customers on everything from spelling mistakes to rogue caterpillars - but luckily they managed to see the funny side. Clockwise from top left: Rachael Archard found a caterpillar who she named Kevin in her red pepper; Adam Baxter was left distinctly unimpressed with a melted box of Cadbury's Milk Tray; one woman spotted a glaring typo in a poster; a rogue caterpillar in a packet of coriander; a 'short, dark curly hair' found in a carrot cake; and a sticker firmly stuck onto a 'non-stick' frying pan.

These 20 pictures of cooking disasters shared on social media will make you feel better about your own kitchen skills. One picture shows a smoothie bowl that isn't remotely Pinterest-worthy.

The men stole a jewellery box worth €6 million ($6.7 million/ £5.24 million) and a ring worth €4 million ($4.5 million/ £3.5 million), police said.

The 32-year-old blogger, who goes by Huda Beauty on Instagram and lives in Dubai, displays her beauty as she stuns on the pages of the glossy magazine.

Falling in love is one of life's great mysteries, but researchers are investigating the science behind attraction. An Australian TV show has travelled to New York to find out more

Pauline and Mick Holcroft from Ledbury, Herefordshire, appeared on today's This Morning to recall the loss of their daughter Rachel Whitear who died of a heroin overdose in 2000.

Women with dense breast tissue are at a greater risk of developing cancer, a prominent group of Australian researchers warns. The dense tissue also makes it harder to detect the cancer.

Is this the fittest couple EVER? Ripped man and his very acrobatic girlfriend viewed 25

Austin Raye and his girlfriend Julian Daigre from New Orleans, Louisiana, have flipped their way into the hearts of millions thanks to their complex fitness routines that combine acrobatics and muscle endurance.Two weeks ago, a video of their workouts was shared on the Muscle Madness Facebook page and it has since been viewed more than 25 million times.

Heather Jones, 38, a former jewellery photographer, from Prestatyn, north Wales, insists she used mind power to shrink from a size 18 to a size eight. Says the weight loss was effortless.

Prince Harry, 32, was embraced by five-year-old Ollie Carroll at the WellChild Awards at The Dorchester Hotel in London where he will celebrate the courage of seriously ill children.

Hermes showcased its SS17 collection at La Garde Republicaine in Paris today. Although leather was a prominent part of the collection the bags were the real stars of the show.

From putting chewing gum into a prospective boss' hand to being interviewed by their one night stand from the weekend, these tales of job interviews gone horribly wrong will make you cringe.

A mother, who is believed to live in US, has shared on Facebook the heart-breaking note her son, who has autism, wrote for his Year 8 English teacher about the things he wished they knew about him.

Natalia Taylor, 20, from Ohio, who alleges she was kidnapped by her mentally ill father has challenged him to 'come find me' in a YouTube video as she claimed she is no longer afraid of him.

Australian fitness stars have taken to Instagram to show just how easy it is to create a perfect 'after' photo by tensing muscles... despite the photos being taken just three seconds apart.

Teachers have taken to Reddit to reveal their stories of how they reacted when they discovered a student had a crush on them. The thread has received more than 4,300 comments in two days.

Auckland-based daddy blogger, Jordan Watson, better known as How To Dad, uploaded a new video to YouTube in which he parodied the various types of father you commonly see on flights.

The Duchess of Cambridge rocked her most expensive tour wardrobe to date in Canada in designer outfits, but you can get her style on the high street from as little as £12.41.

Charlotte C said the pony would be an 'added extra' on top of the gifts in a startling admission on a Netmums discussion board - but she has been blasted as 'braggy' and 'cringey' (file photo).

This test is made up of questions asked to 8-11 year olds. Research shows parents know less about IT than their children. 35 per cent of parents don't know what a spreadsheet field is.

Zoella - real name Zoe Sugg - says she is 'still working on this anxiety thing' which made her turn down the chance to meet Prince Harry. 'I was too scared,' the 26-year-old confessed.

Emma Manners, who gained her title and the home of Belvoir Castle in Leicestershire when she married the Duke of Rutland has admitted it is a constant struggle to keep the property going.

Last night's episode saw the much-loathed character of Grant (Robert Webb) get more than he bargained for from an angry Pete (John Thomson) in a dramatic finale to the fifth episode.