Posted: 25 January, 2015

Rosie Batty Named 2015 Australian of the Year

Dedicates the award to her late son, Luke.


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Inspirational mum Rosie Batty has been named this year’s Australian of the year, for her work in the fight against domestic violence.

Read about her important message here.

Tags: Rosie Batty, Australian of the Year, Luke Batty, Australia Day, Australia Day Honours

Posted: 25 January, 2015

Silly Kitty’s Unlikely Rescue!

Look, we’ve all had these moments, but we don’t all have friends like this!


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Oh, dear.

Look, we've all had those less-than-bright moments when we put ourselves into an unideal situations...Like sticking our heads into cups that do not fit our heads.

See how they escape here!

Tags: Cat stuck in cup, cats and dogs, unlikely rescue, BFFs.

Posted: 25 January, 2015

Zeddlena Is The Most Absurd Celebrity Nickname Ever

And yet, Selena Gomez and Zedd are probably a real-life adorable thing.


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Look, I don’t generally come here to give a grammar lesson, but let me explain something. There’s something called a portmanteau, which is what it’s called when you squish two words or names together to make a new word - but you can still tell what the original words were.

Zeddlena is not a very successful celeb nickname, by this standard. But, apparently they’re dating for real-real now, because they had dinner together in ATLANTA. And who flies to Atlanta to see a ‘friend’ or ‘music collaborator’ just for dinner?

Click here to find out who!

Tags: Selena Gomez, Zedd, Paul Rudd, Selena Zedd

Posted: 25 January, 2015

This Mum Won Parenting by Re-creating Hogwarts with Lego

400,000 bricks, goodness knows how many hours and far too much floor space.


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Sorry, mums, dads, guardians - you can all go home now. Call it a day. Because THIS lady has just spent a large chunk of her time making Harry Potter come to life for her sons, which pretty much makes her the best parent ever.

Read more and join the conversation!

Tags: Hogwarts, Lego, Alice Finch, Hogwarts model, Lego model, Harry Potter, Harry Potter Lego

Posted: 25 January, 2015

Nanna-blanket shorts are the hot new trend for men!

Behold, and adore them.


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This is not a drill, and it’s not a joke either. One, um, 'innovative' Etsy seller has created a line of 100% recycled shorts for men, made out of old nanna-rugs, afghan blankets and even that crocheted bunny rug your aunt made you. Nothing is safe.

Check them out!

Tags: Crochet, Shorts, Nanna Blanket, Blanket Shorts

Posted: 24 January, 2015

Mrs Doubtfire: The Musical?

Composer behind The Little Mermaid and Aladdin confirms new project!


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Whoa! We did NOT see this one coming! It COULD be really great, but we'll have to see!

Read more and join the conversation!

Tags: Aladdin, The Little Mermaid, Mrs. Doubtfire, Robin Williams, Beauty and the Beast