Weekend reading: How to Stay Alive in the Woods

Urbanisation and general technological advancements have meant that we live much easier lives than past generations. But if we were to find ourselves stranded in the bush, how many of us would have the outdoor savvy to survive? How to Stay Alive in the Woods by wilderness survivalist Bradford Angier details all the things you need to do in order to endure a misadventure in the bush. more


POMO tree house studio wins sustainability award

The Sunshine Coast studio of creative agency POMO has been named the Sustainable Building of the Year – Commercial Building at the Queensland Building Design Awards. Designed by creative director Stephen Burton and Simon Scott of SSB Design Studio, the tree house bush studio engaged locally sourced materials and labour to shape the sustainable workspace. more

Food & Drink

Tuck in to a classic hot apple pie this winter

While our southern counterparts might scoff at Brisbane’s version of ‘winter’, we’ll still take any excuse to wrap ourselves in wool and hoe into comfort food. Of course no winter feast is done without dessert, so no matter how full you are from slow-cooked meats or stout pies, make sure you locate that extra dessert stomach and give this winter warmer a crack. Feel free to get creative with the pastry by carving out letters or creating a pattern, and serve the finished product with a dollop or three of whipped cream, custard or ice-cream. more

The Interview Next week: Jonathan Boulet

Success is more to do with self-acceptance than anything else ... Andy Bull more

Weekly Inspire… Theme of the Week: words of wisdom

Life is short so we might as well laugh and have fun! ~ Jacki MacDonald, Eat Street Markets

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SHOOTS: Little Pawpaw, Kedron