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5 Tips for creating a Balinese Garden and a sneak peak of ours in WA

Welcome to my Balinese garden which is looking a little wet this morning. As soon as I heard the rain I knew I just had to get out as soon as I woke up and take some photos. The garden was … [Read more...]

New Blog, Great Gatsby Quotes, and Life in the Old Days

Just to let you know that I've started a new blog called "Lifestyle Fifty". It's for fun, feisty and funky women of a certain age, and together with guest posters I'll be writing about issues relevant … [Read more...]

Two Important Blogging Tips

Hello ZigaZagers, It's nearly the weekend (Yay!) and it's Bloggie Friday again, and because I've had a busy week giving writing and blogging workshops, I haven't had time to write a bloggie post … [Read more...]

5 Ways to boost blog traffic via smart and strategic thinking

Yet another bloggie Friday comes around. I hope you're all anticipating a wonderful weekend ahead, but first here's a little blog inspiration about how to boost blog traffic. "Dream big about your … [Read more...]

Eleven Point Plan for Successful Blogging

I can't believe it's Bloggie Friday again. How fast the weeks fly by. I've been working on this post for a while after an inspiring chat with my hubby, He Himself, and finally, in the nick of time … [Read more...]

7 expert blog tips from Darren Rowse

Hello ZigaZagers! It's bloggie Friday, so if you're not into blogging and blog tips then please look away. But just for you here's a dreamy read today ... how about popping over to Australia's Golden … [Read more...]

Niche Blogs or Blogs for all Seasons and Reasons?

I received an email the other day that read: “I'm in a dilemma and I would love your advice. Should I have one blog or two?" It was from a fellow West Australian blogger, Agnes Lim, who writes a … [Read more...]

Portable Careers. Why Blogging is a Perfect Fit.

Yay! It's Bloggie Friday on ZigaZag Looking for a portable careers, but don't know where to turn? Need some tips about the way to go? You might find this post, Finding your Career Path a great … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Turn Freelance Writing Into a Career

Many people love to write, but very few take it farther than the occasional journal entry, personal poetry collection, or a half-finished novel. The lack of dedication usually doesn’t come from a lack … [Read more...]

What to do when your site gets Hacked. The horrible truth about malware.

I've been hacked. Ugh! It sounds like an intrusion, a rape, a violation and that's what it is. Someone has metaphorically 'broken into your house'. Has your site ever been hacked? Mine was … [Read more...]

How to buy the perfect gift at Easter and beyond (not including chocolate or white elephants)

There's so much more to Easter than chocolate bunnies and easter eggs. And heaven knows aren't we trying to be good and cut down on saturated fats and sugar? Perhaps this Easter, if you're into … [Read more...]

How do I create an effective system to drive traffic to my blog?

Serious about blogging? Then I bet you’ve Googled, “How do I make money from my blog?” or “How do I drive traffic to my blog?” In between those two questions are hundreds of permutations all asking … [Read more...]

Why an Empty Nest isn’t always best. The Empty Nest Syndrome.

When the kids fly the nest, what do you plan to do? Go on holiday without having to please everyone, sleep in late, chuck out all the iron-on name tags, never pack a lunch ever again, find time to … [Read more...]

Help! It’s a Melanoma. Why you should get your skin checked regularly.

This post has been updated: Please wait a moment while it redirects to the most recent post about melanomas at Lifestyle Fifty. There’s a moment in everyone’s life when you suddenly stop sweating … [Read more...]

5 Western Australian Authors you just Have To Read

Love a good book? I know I do. There’s nothing better than curling up on the couch, or in this weather, under a sun brolley and having a lazy hour or two with your favourite author. Western … [Read more...]

How to get the most out of a Writers Festival and a glimpse of a Perth weekend.

Getting the most from a writers festival. Study the programe and book in advance for the sessions that you really want to attend, because on the day the most popular ones are likely to have sold … [Read more...]

The Casanova guide to Valentine’s Day

From kings and queens to presidents, poets, actors and actresses, history is filled with the stories of famous love stories and unrequited romances. In the popular imagination Casanova needs no … [Read more...]

What makes a successful blog? Blogging Tips with thanks to Chris Guillebeau, Part Three.

Top blogs are built on passion and usefulness. A lot of people ask me about how to start a blog, and then they say they have a great title or an idea but they're not sure what they are going to write … [Read more...]

How to lose weight the healthy way. A Quest and a Question from WA.

Travelling lots, even if it's just discovering something or somewhere new locally, is something I love to do. But even a weekend away can play havoc with an exercise routine and healthy eating plan. … [Read more...]

You Are Not Alone. Chris Guillebeau & Notes on Blogging Part Two of Three.

Hey! It's Bloggie Friday at Zigazag! And today it's Part 2 of Notes on Blogging by Chris Guillebeau. Chris is one of those people who inspires you to be the best you can. He lives an … [Read more...]

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