Wed, 2013-01-16 10:20Aside from the fact that a courtroom and a gay bar are both full of men wearing wigs, the two environments seem worlds apart, yet as a Barrister at Law, Peter Kronberg has managed to tackled gay discrimination head on, while also being able to play an active role in Brisbane’s LGBT social community. When speaking with QNews recently, Peter was only too happy to tell us about his work fighting...Read more
Fri, 2013-01-11 09:45
"Well, the new year is well and truly upon us, and no doubt many of you have already broken your New Year's resolutions! Sometimes people can feel a bit glum after the holiday season is over.But don't despair - there's nothing magical about the 1st of January when it comes to improving your health. Any time is a good time to make positive changes in your life!Here is a list of...Read more
Fri, 2013-01-04 16:55More and more of my friends are becoming health conscious. Some are diabetic, while others have allergies and some are becoming vegan for both health and ethical reasons.
Oats are known to lower cholesterol but also contain gluten so this recipe is not for Coeliacs or people with allergies to nuts. For the rest of us, this is a delicious nutritious Low GI energy snack that’s easy to make and it...Read more
Sun, 2012-12-30 15:19Youth is when you're allowed to stay up late on New Year's Eve. Middle age is when you're forced to. Bill Vaughn Now there are more overweight people in America than average-weight people. So overweight people are now average. Which means you've met your New Year's resolution. Jay Leno A New Year's resolution is something that goes in one year and out the other. Anonymous It wouldn't be New Year'...Read more
Sat, 2012-12-29 15:50If you want an awesome flat mid section, or a crowd pleasing six pack set of abs, then try these three exercises.
1. CrunchesLie on your back with your knees bent and feet flat on the floor. With your hands held loosely behind your head, slowly lift your shoulder blades a few centimeters off the floor, keeping your eyes fixed in the ceiling. Lower your shoulder blades to the floor in a controlled...Read more
Fri, 2012-12-21 10:43For many guys, shaving is a pain in the ass and irritates their face. In fact, a recent study by Schick Hydro, nearly half of the men questioned said they would shave more often if the process were less irritating to their skin. While everybody has their own way of shaving, we have put together a few tips to help you get the smoothes and most comfortable shave.
1. Cleanse Your SkinFor most men,...Read more
Fri, 2012-12-21 10:43This time of year is drinks, drinks and well, more drinks. If you are off to your 5th round of Christmas drinks then your fitness program is likely to be suffering somewhat. Remember, people consume on average over 25% more during this time of year – and it has to go somewhere!
So, how do you avoid the festive season blow-out. The trick is to exercise with the time and...Read more
Sat, 2012-12-15 14:00This is a special time of year for people and families to come together toenjoy their connections. They celebrate with banquets of food, gifts to eachother, holidays away together, lots of laughter, songs and silly jokes! Itis a time of year when we should reflect on those less fortunate thanourselves. It is also a time to be mindful of our pets.Please do NOT buy a pet for someone for Christmas,...Read more
Sat, 2012-12-08 16:22
1180 Sandgate Road, Nundah T: (07) 3162 1013
Is it a coffee bar? Is it a dessert café? Well, according to the owners of this fine establishment – Diego, Nicholas and Patrick – a refreshment lounge is whatever you want to make of it! Slightly Twisted is a fun Northside spot where you can socialise, unwind and even surf the net with their free wi-fi service over drinks,...Read more
Tue, 2012-12-11 09:01The party season is well and truly upon us and many of us quite enjoy a couple of drinks with friends and workmates but how do we know when we have reached the legal limit? After weighing up how many drinks you have had and over what period, many of us will get behind the wheel believing that we are being responsible and under the limit, but how can you be sure? Well, one way would be to get...Read more