Guest Post – The Shopping Buffet

Recently my husband and I took a short mid-week break to Lady Elliot Island, off the Queensland coast.  It’s an eco-resort, where they use solar energy and a desalination plant for water, and they generally encourage visitors and guests to be aware of how heavy our footprint is.  Considering how lightly the management and staff are…

Fashion Forecasts According to the Futurists

I was recently reading a newspaper article that contained the predictions of futurists, those people who try and predict the upcoming trends.  Some interesting thoughts that I’ll share with you. On the RiseHandmade goodsOp ShoppingBargain HuntingTwin setsPearls Out of FashionPlastic surgeryLooking sloppyConspicuous brand namesPaying full price It appears with tougher economic times we look to…