Billionaire Spanx founder Sara Blakely captures family road trip disasters

Spanx founder Sara Blakely may be one of the richest self-made women in the world, but the mother of four has proved that being a billionaire doesn’t make you immune to tantrums when you’re traveling with your kids.  The 48-year-old from Atlanta, Georgia, who is estimated to be worth $1 billion, revealed on Instagram Monday that she and her husband Jesse Itzler are taking their children Lazer, Lincoln, Charlie, and Tepper on an RV trip from Idaho to Montana, but the journey has been far from relaxing.  Sara, who has been…

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Entrepeneur John Singleton reveals how he built one of world’s most beautiful restaurants by MISTAKE

Advertising tycoon John Singleton has revealed how he built a restaurant by mistake – and it has just been named as one of the world’s most beautiful (pictured in 2015 with partner Vanessa Merrin) Advertising tycoon John Singleton has revealed how he built a restaurant on a block of land purchased by mistake – and it has just been named as one of the world’s most beautiful. Saddles on New South Wales’ Central Coast is the only Australian location listed on Condé Nast Traveller’s list of ‘The Most Beautiful Restaurants…

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Bridget Davis reveals the horrific way men treated her when she started as an apprentice 

Celebrity chef Bridget Davis was just 14 when she dropped out of school to work as a waitress and start a culinary course – which she graduated at the top of her class. But despite being a prodigy in the kitchen, the 45-year-old from Auckland, New Zealand, said she was preyed upon by staff in the male-dominated industry. ‘I’d bend down to get something and the male chefs would push my head into their crotches and say, “While you’re there…” You have to be tough and resilient and I put up…

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Australians can download a free app to unsubscribe from emails you signed up to in one swipe 

An innovative app allows you to unsubscribe from unwanted newsletter emails simply by swiping up on your phone. Unroll.Me is available for free on the Australian App Store and gives you the option to either unsubscribe, ‘roll up’ the emails to be read later or keep them in your inbox. Choosing the second category means the service will send you all your newsletters in a single email – meaning you will no longer be bombarded by dozens of subscription emails a day. An innovative app allows you to unsubscribe from…

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Sydney dentist Lewis Ehrlich warns Kombucha is as bad as soft drink for teeth enamel

A dentist has issued a grim warning to those who drink kombucha. The fermented, sweetened tea has been hailed a miracle remedy and is said to be great for gut health. But it may actually be doing just as much harm to your dental health as a can of coke.   Sydney based dentist, Dr Lewis Ehrlich, has warned clients and followers of the potential erosion the drink can cause and advised them to ‘restore gut health in other ways’. Sydney based dentist Dr Lewis Ehrlich issued a grim warning to his…

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Australian doctor reveals the healthy foods she buys at the supermarket

An Australian doctor has revealed the five foods she recommends people buy from the supermarket as a simple but effective way to maintain their health. Dr Daria Fielder, a Sydney-based GP, said she regularly sees patients who are confused about nutrition and tell her they don’t know what they should buy. She said those wanting to look after their body should buy foods such as bread, nuts and avocados as these can help with cholesterol, blood pressure and heart problems and help with maintaining a healthy weight.  1. Smashed avocado…

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Social media users deem bride’s choice of ‘fugly’ green dresses for bridesmaids is ‘hideous’

A bride who turned to social media to vent about her bridesmaid’s attitude towards her outfit was given the ugly truth about the dress by horrified Facebook users who wasted no time in offering their very harsh opinions about the designs.  The bride, who is known as JL and believed to be based in Florida, originally took to Facebook in the hopes of shaming one of her bridesmaids, who she said called her bright green dress ‘fugly’, much to the upset of the bride.  However, rather than receiving support and…

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Teen goes viral for senior portrait photoshoot in which he wore just a bathrobe

A rising high school senior from Indiana is going viral for his nontraditional senior portraits — in which he ditched a shirt and tie for a partially-open bathrobe. When 17-year-old Evan Dennison’s mom Heather Waters asked his aunt, photographer Tiffany Clark, to take professional photos of the teen ahead of his last year at Portage High School in Portage, Indiana, she expected to get a handsome portrait to frame on the living room wall. But Evan had a different plan, insisting on taking funny pictures in a field dressed only in…

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Turn your phone addicts into WILD water babies

She’s the Huddersfield girl now known as the Yorkshire Shepherdess, living in the wilds of the Dales with husband Clive and their nine children. Here, bestselling author Amanda Owen reveals how her family has discovered the joys of an outdoor dip — and urges the rest of us to ditch the swimming pool for a river. The Tarn is a stretch of inky, black water a mile from our stone farmhouse Ravenseat, high in the Yorkshire Dales, where I work tending 1,000 Swaledale sheep. As a young, freelance shepherdess, I…

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I’ve realised the missing ingredient in my marriage is oodles of canoodles 

On Saturday night I went out to a 50th birthday party with my husband Adrian. Well, I say we went together — but once there, we hardly spoke to each other. All his old mates from school were there and he spent the night laughing, drinking at the bar and generally having a great time while occasionally seeking me out to hand over a vodka, lime and soda. I was perfectly happy catching up with the wives and girlfriends, chatting to the host, George, and throwing a few shapes on…

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