Archive of ‘Inspirational Adeladies’ category

Let’s FORK CANCER together!

By Hayley Pearson Cancer is never invited. EVER. But sometimes it rocks up unexpectedly in the people we love most. We are doing something special for our mums. For our friends. For our grandmothers and for all Adeladies affected by cancer. We’re holding a Longest Table dinner to FORK CANCER. And we are not doing […] Read more…

The email that stood out to us like dog’s balls

By Hayley Pearson Once upon a time… we met Laura. Isn’t it weird when you meet someone as an adult and even though you’ve only known them a short time, that person feels like “home”? That’s what Laura is. She’s an old (really OLD) “school friend” that we’ve only just met. We get lots of emails […] Read more…

​​So, you want to start your own business? 7 things they never tell you!

Guest Blog by Marisa Riccio, Hood Sweeney Follow along on social :: FACEBOOK     :: LINKEDIN So, you want to start your own business? – 7 things they never tell you At Hood Sweeney we are excited about the new generation of serial entrepreneurs that we see walking through our doors on South Terrace. There’s […] Read more…

5 reasons why you should step up your work outs this winter!

5 reasons why you should step up your work outs this winter Stair climbing is the perfect high intensity work out – it’s explosive, fast, based on strength and it gets results. Plus, it’s fun! With Stadium Stomp, the ultimate stair climbing challenge returning to Adelaide Oval on Sunday 9 July, we thought we’d give […] 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…

Mrs Romeo’s Eggplant Parmigiana Recipe!

Adelady is all about sharing the best of Adelaide. So when we asked Mrs Romeo, from Romeo’s Foodland to share a recipe with us, we couldn’t have been more excited when she said YES! Romeo’s is a beautiful, family owned and run business. Mr and Mrs R and their three boys, Paul, Anthony and Joseph have been […] Read more…

Where to buy Adelady Sparkling!

We’ve teamed up with the beautiful Bent Creek Vineyards in McLaren Vale to make the most delicious South Australian Sparkling Pinot Noir. “A vibrant blush pink with a fine persistent bead, accompanied by aromas of Strawberry, Cranberry and subtle floral tones. The palate presents crisp and bright with strawberry / cranberry fruit with a nice […] Read more…

I have a Small Business. Do I need a Trademark?

By Vanessa Ho :: Websters Lawyers I have a Small Business. Do I need a Trademark? Kylie. Who’s the first person to come to mind? Minogue or Jenner? Singer or reality TV star? Aussie icon or American teen sensation? At first blush, the two have little in common, apart from their celebrity status and, of course, […] Read more…

OUR PERSONAL FAVES: hidden gems on KWR

Most days you’ll find us working out of a cafe along King William Road. We say “work” but we mean, eating and shopping our way along the strip. Here are a few of our personal favourite places on King William Road… Nine News Presenter, Kate Collins  :: MediPedi Nail Spa I wasn’t really sure what […] Read more…

Go and see Cirque Nocturne – Litha!

By Hayley Pearson For anyone who has always imagined yourself joining the circus – this is for you! January 7, Cirque Nocturne presents the incredible, Litha! It’s an arvo of fun and frivolity in celebration of summer, circus style! You can bring the whole family and join in the all-ages workshops — from juggling to […] Read more…

OUR ADELADY XMAS WISH LIST

By Hayley Pearson Dear Father Christmas, We have both been VERY good girls this year. So, here is our wish list for our beautiful loved-ones and of course, ourselves! We know you make all your gifts in the North Pole, but incase you’re busy, you’ll find all of these pressies, at Myer Centre Adelaide. Thanks a bunch! […] Read more…

Proof that Adelaide women CAN have it all!

By Hayley Pearson Let’s just do a check list of this week’s Inspirational Adelady…. Co-founder of MASSIVE national company – TICK Mum of four kids, including TWINS – TICK 2 Uni Degrees – TICK Part-time teacher – TICK Awesome wife to husband Mick – TICK Busiest woman in SA – TICK Huge smile, infectious laugh and […] Read more…

How to stay out of trouble at your work Christmas Function!

How to stay out of trouble at your work Christmas Function By Hayley Boswell :: Websters Lawyers The end of year is almost here and people are looking forward to the holiday season, including the office Christmas party. Everyone’s talking about the shenanigans of last year’s party: Donna’s moves on the dance floor were legendary. Bob’s […] Read more…

My $8 shoes were the BEST thing to happen to our business

By Hayley Pearson Let me tell you about these shoes: They only cost me $8 and look like something a four-year-old would wear. But, they give me joy and they’ve been one of the best things to happen to our business. That’s right, these shoes have made Adelady bigger and better than we had ever imagined! How? We’d […] Read more…

Sleep shaming – JUST STOP!

Guest blog by Hannah Foord :: Nova news breakfast reader My kids don’t sleep through the night. That admission from a parent can be likened to announcing a fondness for scrunchies, or a desire to vote for Donald Trump. Oh the shame. The post below was from a man I’ve never heard of or met, on Facebook […] 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…

STILL AWARE…

By Claire Ford :: Still Aware  I am a mother to a baby girl, perfectly formed, medically in top health. A little girl whose blood lines showed no congenital abnormalities, not a carrier of any genetic dispositions that may lead to ill health. My daughter was born at term, after a “textbook” pregnancy… she was born, […] Read more…

Win dinner for two, cooked in your own kitchen by Dinah from Adelady

Win a fabulous dinner for two, cooked by Dinah from Adelady TV. She’ll also be bringing your very own three-tiered G-Fresh spice rack, filled with their amazing herbs, spices and seasonings! To enter, jump onto our Instagram, TAG a friend you want to dine with and FOLLOW @gfresh_spices and @_adelady. You can also enter via our Facebook, by letting us know which […] Read more…

Can you help save my life?

Guest blog by Emmah Evans My name is Emmah and I have Cystic Fibrosis. The most common life threatening, hereditary illness effecting primarily the lungs and digestive system. I was given up for adoption at only a few weeks old as my biological parents were told I wouldn’t live through my childhood – I was […] Read more…

How much time you actually spend doing “MUM” stuff

Guest blog by Hannah Foord :: Nova news breakfast reader They say children are the biggest time wasters. I agree. There are moments of absolute magic with my boys, when I desperately want to stop the clock. But others.. like say the often diabolical dinner, bath and bed time, I’m furiously searching for the fast forward button. […] Read more…

I went to school with some super TALENTED Adeladies!

By Hayley Pearson I went to school with some pretty amazing and super-talented women. I get really patriotic when anyone asks the usual ‘Adelaide’ question, “What school did you go to?” and it’s because I bloody loved my school! The thing I loved about it (apart from the tuck shop and meeting my best friends) was […] Read more…

5 MUST SEE events at Adelaide Fashion Festival 2016

By Hayley Pearson Clothes, glorious clothes! This year Adelaide Fashion Festival, presented by Mercedes-Benz Adelaide, is already my fave fashion festival yet — and it hasn’t even started! Over five days, SA’s established and emerging fashion stars will present 10 designer runways and 20 sensational events. Sometimes it’s hard to pick which events to go to, because they’re […] Read more…

5 tips for dealing with Workplace Sexual Harassment

By Hayley Pearson Hayley Boswell is one of those “good people” who started law because she genuinely wanted to help others. She’s always been a champion for the most marginalised and disadvantaged people in Adelaide. Before she became “legally brunette” in her legal career, Hayley was a Youth Worker, caring for at-risk children and young people who […] Read more…

10 tips for MEN + WOMEN to improve chances of pregnancy

By Dr Sally Reid :: Fertility SA By the time you start planning a pregnancy, it can feel like you’ve spent your whole life trying to avoid falling pregnant! So it’s often extremely frustrating when there are significant delays. On average, 1 in 6 couples in Australia struggle to conceive – so know that you […] Read more…

I’m Pregnant and Scared I’ll lose my Job. What are my Rights?

I’m Pregnant and Scared I’ll lose my Job. What are my Rights? By Hayley Boswell :: Websters Lawyers So, you’re pregnant. A little person is growing inside you and if it weren’t for the nausea, morning sickness and indescribable tiredness, you’d be glowing. It should be a happy and amazing time, but there’s a dark cloud […] Read more…

SA’s Tiff Manuell makes Adeladies HAPPY!

By Hayley Pearson I get extra SA proud when telling all my interstate friends about this Adelady.  You just need to look at one of her clutches or necklaces and you can’t help but feel cheerful. Adelaide Fashion Festival, presented by Mercedes-Benz Adelaide, is proud to include this super talented Inspirational Adelady this year…Tiff Manuell! Tiff Manuell […] Read more…

Adeladies, get around SA’s Casper+Pearl

By Hayley Pearson Eeeek, the Adelaide Fashion Festival (#AFF16), presented by Mercedes-Benz Adelaide, is creeping up and we cannot wait to see this very talented Adelady showing off her goods! Stacey Hendrickson is the creator of SA’s stunning fashion label, casper+pearl! When most of us were just finishing Year 12 and trying to get part-time work in retail, Stacey […] Read more…

One reason to go to Adelaide Fashion Festival 2016

By Hayley Pearson When you think of Adelaide Fashion Festival, you think Liza. She’s like Madonna – she doesn’t even need a last name, everyone knows and loves Liza Emanuele. She’s flown the Adelaide fashion flag around the country and also in America and Europe. And we cannot wait to see her latest collection on show at this year’s Adelaide Fashion Festival (#AFF16)! As […] Read more…

How being UNDERWEIGHT affects fertility

By Dr Victoria Nisenblat, Gynaecologist, Fertility Specialist, Surgeon at Fertility SA Too fat? Too skinny? Can women actually win? We all know that obesity can also affect our gynaecological health with an increased risk of some gynaecological cancers, reduced chances of conception and conditions such as polycystic ovaries. But for the 60% in Australia who are now […] Read more…

14 things no-one told me about having twins

Guest blog by Eenie Meenie Miney Mum :: FACEBOOK     :: INSTAGRAM   :: WEBSITE “There are two heartbeats” “WHAT??? My baby has two hearts????” “No…” (you fool) “…it’s twins” “Oh… right…! You might want to work on your delivery…” Soon after being delivered the news that I was expecting fraternal twins (as opposed to one […] Read more…

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