Beauty Skool blogger Mistress Justine Brown has a New Year’s resolution: she’s going to take up smoking at age 60. Why? As she explains in her blog (linked below), taking up smoking is her "eminently stylish, rakish, devil-may-care" way of rebelling against the "batallions of finger waving nannies".
Crack. Fizz. Gulp. Ahhhhhh. Is there a drinking experience more classically Australian than ripping the ring-pull off a beer? "The visceral pleasure from that first crack of a beer can is identical to popping a champagne cork," says wine and drinks writer Mike Bennie. "There's also huge appeal in the tinnie's nostalgia factor."