Entries by Brooke Shellback

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month The month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Each and every one of us knows someone who has been touched by this terrible disease but there is hope. In June this year, Victorian researchers found that piggy-backing chemotherapy with two drugs that fire up the body’s immune system completely arrests […]

5 Tricks To Boost Your Memory

5 Tricks to boost your memory No matter whether you can remember what your fifth grade teachers name was or you can’t even remember what you had for breakfast, actively exercising your memory is important. 1. Smell the rosemary Aromas affect our cognitive abilities. Studies have shown that having a rosemary plant on your windowsill […]

Things to do with the grandkids these school holidays!

Things to do with the Grandkids these school holidays! You may have just had a visit from the Grandkids these school holidays and perhaps you were stumped to find something different to do with them! Be prepared for when the Christmas holidays arrive and show off your cool Grandparent self with these local and awesome […]

The War-Filled History of Bribie Island

Did you know that during World War II Bribie Island was an essential part of our country’s defence strategy? Bribie Island has a very interesting history and one that may be unfamiliar to some residents. The beautiful foreshores of Bribie Island play host to support infrastructure that was designed to defend the North West Channel […]

Caravanning to the Far North

Caravanning to the Far North What you should know and where you should go Caravans are a great way to explore everything the South East Coast has to offer. When choosing your next travel destination by road, consider the experiences the Far North of QLD has to offer! Not to mention the beautiful warm weather, […]

The Benefits of Having a Furry Friend

Living in a pet friendly resort is good for your health! No matter at what age, the benefits of regular contact with animals can help to reduce stress, lower blood pressure and increase physical activity among other things. Humans are constantly worried about something. Whether it be the bills, children, parents or what the future […]

Seniors Card Perks You May Not Know About

Seniors Card Perks You May Not Know About Queensland is the sunny state and the lucky state when it comes to discounts and incentives for seniors in comparison to other states across Australia. Queensland seniors can make the most of the varying discounts available, but you first need to know what you can get and […]