Featured, Features & Interviews, Politics, Top Reads

The Return Of The Nazis? Explaining The Media Hubbub Regarding The Reemergence Of Germany’s Far Right.

A huge topic in world news right now is the “return of Germany’s far right”. This all relates to Germany’s recent election where a party called Alternative for Germany (AfD—D because in German the name Germany translates to Deutschland), became the third most powerful party in the country snapping up around 12.6 percent of the… Read More The Return Of The Nazis? Explaining The Media Hubbub Regarding The Reemergence Of Germany’s Far Right.

BBG DIary, Features & Interviews, Fitness, Top Reads

Fit Girl Interview: Morgan a.k.a Fit In The 6

Morgan a.k.a @fitinthe6 (also see Morgan’s blog momointhe6.com) is my spirit animal. Don’t ask me how that would work logistically because I do not know. I just know what is true in my heart…. HA HA seriously though, some of Morgan’s answers to my questions about her BBG experience sounded like I could have written them… Read More Fit Girl Interview: Morgan a.k.a Fit In The 6

BBG DIary, Features & Interviews, Fitness

BBG Girl Interview: My Fit Healthy Life A.K.A Melinda

Meet Melinda a.k.a @my.fit.healthy.life! A mother of 2, Melinda leads a busy life but that hasn’t stopped her from embarking on an inspiring fitness journey. Melinda started BBG in 2015 and did so with a desire to gain back her pre-baby body and regain strength. “I started because I wanted to get my pre baby… Read More BBG Girl Interview: My Fit Healthy Life A.K.A Melinda

Career, Features & Interviews, Interviews, Top Reads

Interview with Sarah Harry Co-Creator of Body Positive Australia and Founder Of Fat Yoga

Meet Sarah Harry. Sarah is considered to be one of Australia’s leading experts in body image and disordered eating. The co-creator of Body Positive Australia and the founder of Fat Yoga, Sarah’s job description is varied. She is a business owner, author, clinician, researcher, yoga instructor, retreat facilitator and more. I admire Sarah for several… Read More Interview with Sarah Harry Co-Creator of Body Positive Australia and Founder Of Fat Yoga

BBG DIary, Featured, Features & Interviews

BBG Girl Interview: Alisha’s Fit Life a.k.a Alisha

This is the fourth in a series of interviews I am conducting with the awesome and inspiring members of the Kayla Itsines BBG community. Click here to read my interview with Dr Ally a.k.a @healthybyfifty ,  click here to read  my interview with Carrie a.k.a @fitbyfifty.us and click here to read my interview with Veronica a.k.a @fitleea.  Since interviewing the wonderful and… Read More BBG Girl Interview: Alisha’s Fit Life a.k.a Alisha

Career, Featured, Features & Interviews, Interviews, Top Reads

What It Is Like To Lose 40 Kilos And Write About It, An Interview With Sarah Vincent Author of Death By Dim Sim

I am always fascinated by stories of transformation, especially those that hold no bars and tell gritty truths about what it is like to change. Death by Dim Sim is one of those stories. A weight loss memoir by Australian author and former playwright, Sarah Vincent, the book chronicles Sarah’s struggle with obesity (she once… Read More What It Is Like To Lose 40 Kilos And Write About It, An Interview With Sarah Vincent Author of Death By Dim Sim

Featured, Features & Interviews, Politics

Plagiarising For Peace? An Indonesian Teen Is Paying A Heavy Price For Support Of Pluralism.

Asa Firda Inayah (alias Afi Nihaya Faradisa), 18, is an Indonesian teen who shot to fame thanks to intelligent, heartfelt and inspiring posts about religious tolerance posted on her Facebook page. In one viral post called Compassion In Our Religion published on May 25, 2017, Afi (to call her by her social media nickname) writes,… Read More Plagiarising For Peace? An Indonesian Teen Is Paying A Heavy Price For Support Of Pluralism.

Features & Interviews

Uber VS Everyone: A Mobile App At War

I wrote the below article about Uber almost two years ago. Uber is an extremely hot topic right now with news of the company firing 20 employees due to complaints and subsequent investigations into harassment, discrimination and inappropriate behaviour. Additionally, senior executive Eric Alexander was fired yesterday after the website Recode published an article that… Read More Uber VS Everyone: A Mobile App At War