Author: Kamdha Editor

Finding Hope After Losing a Spouse

Isabella Ross Losing a loved one, not to mention a partner, is one of the hardest things we can go through. In the later years of life, loss is understandably more common. So, it is important to learn a range of coping strategies and to hold onto hope during times of grief. A recent report from Seniors Online Victoria, devised a list of helpful interventions aimed at reducing isolation and loneliness in older Australians. ‘Loneliness is a big issue. Our community don’t see it, but it is there. What we do see is the tip of the iceberg,’ revealed...

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Refreshing Summer Salad Recipes

Isabella Ross Salads are fresh, simple and a great accompaniment to any dish – not to mention easy to make. To help our readers get excited for the summer season, we have collated some of our favourite recipes perfect for the warmer weather!   MOZZARELLA AND HEIRLOOM TOMATO SALAD Ingredients: For the dressing 6 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 1/2 teaspoon dried basil leaves For the salad 8 ounce mini fresh mozzarella balls 1/2 red onion thinly sliced 1 pound mixed heirloom tomatoes 1/3 cup fresh purple basil Sea salt and cracked black pepper Instructions: Place the...

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Best Sydney Rooftop Bars This Summer

Isabella Ross The Glenmore Hotel The Rocks is one of the most iconic locations in Sydney Harbour. Known for its historical heritage, quirky shops and excellent food and wine scene, The Rocks is home to The Glenmore Hotel. The hotel is most well-known for its fantastic rooftop, boasting premier views of the Opera House.  They even have cocktails on tap, including espresso martinis and pimms’ jugs. Their ‘Ruby Moon’ cocktail is also a favourite amongst patrons, including gin, luxardo, grapefruit, strawberries, lime and sparkling wine.   Slims Rooftop Located within Hyde Park House in Darlinghurst in the CBD, Slims...

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Where to go these Summer Holidays

Isabella Ross  With summer comes the perfect opportunity for relaxation, vacation and warm, tropical weather. Now that school holidays are around the corner, December and January are the perfect months to get the family together and visit somewhere you have always wanted to go! So, to get the creative juices flowing about travel plans on the horizon, below is a list of popular spots perfect for a summer holiday! Hawaii, USA Even though it is technically winter in Hawaii in December, the international tropical destination still has warm weather and lots to see and do! Oahu is the most...

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How to Cope During HSC

Isabella Ross HSC exams are scheduled to be held across NSW in over 750 exam centres staffed by over 7,500 supervisors and presiding officers this month. In the lead up to the first day of exams, students are encouraged to try their best, study and look for some support in the HSC Study Guide 2019. NSW Education Standards Authority Acting CEO Paul Martin said the guide is an invaluable resource for year 12 students. “It’s full of helpful information for parents and carers wanting to know more about the HSC and supporting students to do their best. My advice...

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