THE LATEST ON ABSOLUTE AMY

Xmas Collage For Her

Christmas Gift Ideas For Her

I've spotted some absolutely gorgeous things on my Christmas shopping travels, this is a round up of a few of my favourites, including a luscious Chanel lipstick,  a beautiful Megan Hess book, Sara Winfield artwork and some black, lacy lingerie - oooh la la! Megan Hess The Dress $29.95 Chanel Rouge Coco Shine in Boy $50 Country Road … [Read More...]

Kids Christmas Gift Ideas Collage

Kids Christmas Gift Ideas

It seems everyone I talk to has either finished their Christmas shopping or wrapped all their gifts and put them under the tree! Arrgghh! I'm only half way through mine, I popped into the city yesterday to find a few more presents but didn't have much luck. Thank goodness for online shopping, as much as I love heading in store to choose gifts - the … [Read More...]

Chanel

Organising Your Home

'Have nothing in your home that you do know to be useful or believe to be beautiful' - William Morris This past week I have been on a massive mission to de-clutter and organise our home. We live in an apartment and don't have a spare room or study, … [Read More...]

Doig Collage

Facing Your Fear

Last Thursday, in the middle of a particularly crazy morning during an especially busy week my hubby threw me a massive curve ball. He was scheduled to host the Dockers Doig Medal evening on the weekend and told me I'd been asked to co-host the … [Read More...]

Maxi Collage

Gorgeous Summer Dresses

This time of year everyone needs a couple of fabulous dresses to get through the endless catch ups, cocktail parties, picnics, barbecues and trips to the beach. I've rounded up a few of my favourites to keep you cool for Summer days and nights. Most … [Read More...]

Make Up Collage

How To Create Your Own Special Occasion Make Up

I love this time of year, there are so many fun events and it's the perfect chance to  glammed up. I recently had my make up done for the Kailis dinner with Natalie Imbruglia by Shinelle at Maurice Meade who is just AMAZING! It's one of my all time … [Read More...]

Greek Salad

Yummy Greek Salad

You can't go past a good Greek salad made with fresh, sun ripened tomatoes. YUM! It always takes me back to the Greek islands where they serve salad so simply, with a slab of feta on top and it's the best thing you've ever tasted.  I've been making … [Read More...]

Lip Collage

My Five Favourite Lipsticks

A luscious lipstick or lip balm is one of the quickest and easiest ways to feel a little more fabulous and glam for the day ahead.  I'm often asked what lipstick I'm wearing so today I'm sharing my five favourite lip loves with you. Covergirl … [Read More...]

Oaks Day Collage

Oaks Day at Flemington

What a fabulous, fun filled time we had at Flemington for Oaks Day, fashion watching, celebrity spotting and marquee hopping! Oaks Day is ladies day so the approach is very soft, fresh and feminine. Trends spotted this year were lots of lace, … [Read More...]

Beauty Faves

November Beauty Favourites

I've always loved trying lots of different beauty products. During my time as cabin crew it was so important to have a whole bag of tricks to help stay fresh on long haul flights. These days as a busy Mumma of two, I have very limited time to get … [Read More...]

Pilates

Finding Your Motivation To Be Fit and Healthy

Good Morning Amy, I follow your blog and on Instagram and have been showing my friends lately how amazing you are looking. I am still living at home and have no children but still find excuses not to exercise and eat healthy! How do you stay … [Read More...]

Strawberry Gateau

Strawberry Hazelnut Gateau

At my Nan's 75th birthday morning tea, my mum organised for her to give everyone a keepsake recipe with a beautifully handwritten note. 'I've always wanted to give this recipe to you girls. I made it when we lived on the farm in Henley Brook for … [Read More...]

Waves

West Coast Waves Number One Ticket Holder

I'm very excited to announce that I'm the number one ticket holder for the West Coast Waves for 2014 / 2015! Who would have thought? Certainly not me! I was very pleasantly surprised to be asked, but hesitated at first. I didn't know if I was … [Read More...]

Nan and Amy Birthday

Happy 75th Birthday To My Beautiful Nana!

Wishing my beautiful Nana a very Happy 75th Birthday! Thank you for being a truly extraordinary woman, my greatest role model and inspiration. You have always been my rock and have loved me unconditionally since the moment I was born, giving me so … [Read More...]