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What’s it REALLY like dating an ADELADY?

By Ryan Burgess “Your girlfriend is soooo fun”. “Those girls are HILARIOUS — what are they REALLY like?” Statements and questions like this plague my days, it’s one of the side-effects of dating an Adelady. People think it’s a laugh a minute. Fun, glamorous and I get to eat all the cheese they’ve left behind […] Read more…

THE PERKS OF LIVING IN 5061

By the Adelady Team Hyde Park is one of those suburbs that’s aesthetically gorgeous, but to us — it’s more than just looks. It has a little piece of our hearts… Our personal love for the Unley area all sparks from the fact that it holds sentimental meaning for the Adelady team. It’s where we […] Read more…

Six things to look for in a good accountant

Guest Blog By Louisa Andreucci :: Hood Sweeney Follow along on social :: FACEBOOK     :: LINKEDIN Are you a do-it-yourselfer? Will you try anything that’ll save you a bit of money initially, rather than hiring a professional? Painting, renovating, cleaning… some people even try to save a few dollars by massaging their own tired legs and feet at the […] Read more…

JamesDaisy: Changing the Lives of Adelaide Mums!

By Jess Caire Conversations with Amy Marshall from Jamesdaisy Amy Marshall is literally about to make all your Christmas’s come at once! Her new business, Jamesdaisy, is set to make the lives of busy Adelaide mums just that little bit easier! Jamesdaisy is an online concierge and personal assistant service (please get in my life!). Amy saw a […] Read more…

How to set the perfect dinner party

Alexandra – Director of Gold Cutlery Hire Follow along on Social :: WEBSITE     :: INSTAGRAM     :: FACEBOOK Ok, ok we admit we here at GOLD Cutlery are a little bias when it comes to Cutlery, we choose GOLD, but let’s face it – currently the love of Cutlery and its impact […] Read more…

Four years ago my life was great, then I found out I had MS

By Hayley Pearson There is no known cause and no known cure. 3 out of 4 people are diagnosed before they’re 35. Every person living with it, has a different outcome. You’ll never really know what your future holds. I’m talking about MS — the most common chronic neurological condition affecting young Australian adults. Everyone’s […] Read more…

Things to do in Adelaide this MARCH

By Laura Bakhtiarian :: @Picesofme___ Image credit: WomAdelaide Things to do in Adelaide this MARCH EVENT ::  WOMAD wild nights at the ZOO WHEN :: 09 March 2017 to 13 March 2017 WHERE :: Plane Tree Drive, Adelaide COST :: FROM $400 WEBSITE :: http://www.womadelaide.com.au/womad-wild-nights-at-the-zoo    EVENT :: Penfolds Sunday Series WHEN :: 22 January 2017 to 26 March 2017 WHERE :: 78 […] Read more…

8 ADELAIDE FRINGE SHOWS FOR KIDS

By Laura Bakhtiarian :: @Picesofme___ 1. 80’S KIDS DISCO @ RCC Ukiyo at Royal Croquet Club Pinky Flat / Tarnda Womma, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide https://www.adelaidefringe.com.au/fringetix/80-s-kids-disco   2. AMAZING DRUMMING MONKEYS – THE GARDEN SHOW Le Cascadeur at The Garden of Unearthly Delights Rundle Park, Adelaide https://www.adelaidefringe.com.au/fringetix/amazing-drumming-monkeys-the-garden-show   3. DINOSAUR TIME MACHINE The Speakeasy at Gluttony […] Read more…

5 THINGS TO DO ON A FRIDAY IN ADELAIDE

By Laura Bakhtiarian :: @Picesofme___ 1. Fridays After Five – Alindga (every Friday) Next to Maxwell’s Grocery – 11A Old Coach Rd, Aldinga SA Facebook :: https://www.facebook.com/fridaysafter5aldinga/ Image credit: Fridays After Five  2. First Fridays – The Art Gallery Of South Australia (First Friday of every month) North Terrace, Adelaide Website :: https://www.artgallery.sa.gov.au/agsa/home/Events/First_Fridays.html  Image credit: Fast Fridays 3. The BeachFront […] Read more…

How to own LESS and enjoy MORE!

By Mikaela Medwell :: Harris  “There are two ways to be rich: One is by acquiring much, and the other is by desiring little.” —Jackie French Koller Desiring little… an ideal that probably brings you back to your childhood, when you would play with the cardboard box longer than whatever came in it. Many would agree […] Read more…

Films Under the Vines

By Hayley Pearson Image credit: http://www.hassellstudio.com/ This event is taking movie marathons to the next level! Films Under the Vines is the perfect way to spend a chilled out Friday eve with friends/family! At the end of Featherstone Place, just off Gawler Place near Rundle Mall in the city, you can sit back under the vines […] Read more…

XMAS GIVEAWAY: Two awesome Ruby Red Star cushions!

WIN 2 x Bob Window Star Cushions with eco inserts from @RubyRedStar valued at $140! To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this pretty prize with and LIKE @2015rubyredstar and @_adelady to be in the running. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know which friend you would share this amazing prize with and you should […] Read more…

TV GIVEAWAY: WIN AN OVERNIGHT STAY + BREAKFAST AT THE NOVOTEL BAROSSA!

WIN 1 night of accomodation in a studio room + a full buffet for two at the @novotelbarossa To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this prize with and LIKE @novotelbarossa and @_adelady to be in the running. Photo (above) will be posted on Adelady Instagram Friday December 2, 2016 and (one) winner announced on Adelady Instagram, Saturday December 3, […] Read more…

XMAS GIVEAWAY: WIN $200 TO SPEND AT BUNDLE AND TWINE!

WIN $200 to spend @bundleandtwine To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this AMAZING prize with and LIKE @bundleandtwine and @_adelady to be in the running. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know which friend you would share this prize with and check out @bundleandtwinegifts and show them some love. Photo (above) will be posted on Adelady […] Read more…

XMAS GIVEAWAY: WIN $100 TO SPEND AT WORTH GALLERY IN KENT TOWN!

To celebrate @WorthGallery’s first Christmas in Kent Town, we’re giving away $100 voucher to spend in store or at the Worth Gallery’s Christmas exhibition. ***Worth Gallery is located in Kent Town and is filled with beautiful things, including jewellery, furniture, ceramics, glass, lighting and paintings all hand made by Adelaide artists.*** To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d […] Read more…

WIN $100 LUXAH Gifts + homewares gift card!

WIN a $100 gift card to spend on whatever you like on the awesome LUXAH.COM.AU! To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend who deserves this prize and FOLLOW @luxahgiftsandhomewares and @_adelady. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know which friend deserves this voucher and you should head over to Luxah Gifts and Homewares’ Facebook to see all their […] Read more…

Design your own gift box with SA’s BUNDLE AND TWINE

By Hayley Pearson As a kid, it was all about receiving. The act of actual “giving” was boring and seemed unfair – why wasn’t I getting the gift?! But as adults, giving a pressie to someone really does make you all warm and fuzzy inside.  As someone who always leaves things to the last minute and complains […] Read more…

Win the ultimate Summer pack for you and a friend!

WIN the ultimate Summer pack thanks to @xueller valued at $200. 1 x Xueller Roundie, 1 x Xueller Beach Tote, 1 x Bondi Sands Liquid Gold and 1 x Bondi Sands Gradual Tanning Foam.   To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this with and LIKE @xueller_ and @_adelady to be in the running. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know […] Read more…

You can have your smashed avo + eat it too!

By Thomas Fort :: Harris Have Your Smashed Avo…and eat it too! Housing affordability has once again sparked the public’s furore, this time rallying against an article in The Australian decrying millennials and their penchant for expensive breakfasts in the face of knuckling down and saving for a house deposit. No, really. Rather than splitting the […] Read more…

For candle and cushion-loving Adeladies

‘Diamonds are a girl’s best friend’. But that was back before cushions became cool. Now, we cannot get enough. The big, the square, the round, the rectangular – doesn’t matter the shape, we love them all! And the best thing about them is that they completely change the feel and vibe of a room – just […] Read more…

WIN THIS BEAUTIFUL ART THANKS TO ARBORCREST WINDOWS!

 Adeladies LOVE beautiful art and home style. @Arborcrest have always been known for their great windows and doors and are now offering great interior design services! To celebrate, we’re giving away this beautiful Blue Whale print, valued at $570! To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you think would LOVE some new art for Spring and LIKE @ArborCrestWindows and @_adelady to […] Read more…

The ULTIMATE family holiday!

By Hayley Pearson Holidays with kids don’t exist. You can travel with kids, you can have the time of your life with kids, but it’s never a holiday. EVER. That is unless your travel plans include Ovation of the Seas. Seriously, as a mum with 2 small humans, this cruise is THE DREAM — for adults and […] Read more…

Win a $200 voucher to spend at Harbour Town Adelaide

Win a $200 voucher to spend at ANY shop at Harbour Town Adelaide To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you’d like to share this voucher with and LIKE @HarbourTownAdelaide and @_adelady. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know who you want to go shopping with and you should head over and follow Harbour Town! Photo […] Read more…

Pork and Beef + Vegetarian SAUSAGE ROLLS!

By Dinah :: G-Fresh Spices :: WEBSITE    :: INSTAGRAM     :: FACEBOOK INGREDIENTS Sausage rolls :: Pork and Beef 300g premium lean beef mince 300g free range pork mince 1 free range egg 1 brown onion grated 1 carrot grated 1 zucchini grated 1 potato grated (squeeze moisture out) 3T G-Fresh Herb & Garlic Seasoning […] Read more…

Win $50 White Home Boutique gift card

Win $50 gift card to spend on beautiful White Home Boutique products! To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you think deserves this prize and FOLLOW @whitehomeboutique and @_Adelady You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know which friend you think deserves this prize and you should head over and follow  White Home Boutique, their products are beautiful! […] Read more…

A hidden gem in the clouds above Rundle Mall

By Hayley Pearson There’s a place in the City. It’s massive. It’s filled with people and knowledge. It’s tranquil, but strangely full of life at the same time. It’s in the middle of Rundle Mall and you probably don’t even know it’s there. Welcome to the City Library! But it’s not just a library, it’s so much more. It happens to […] Read more…

De facto split: 7 ways to avoid going to Court

By Michelle Crichton :: Websters Lawyers When you’re in love, the sun shines brighter, the birds sing louder and the world’s a happy place. So it’s no wonder that you and your partner want to move in together to start a de facto relationship, also known as a domestic partnership. Couples are in a domestic partnership […] Read more…

I’ve been battling Anorexia for 21 years

A guest post by our friend, who wanted to share her story on the first World Eating Disorders Action Day, but she would like to remain anonymous. :: Warning, if you are feeling like you need help please call life line 13 11 14 :: On the outside, I seem to have a fairly good life. I have […] Read more…

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