Author: Olivia Williams Jones

Olivia is psychologist and entrepreneur from Brisbane. Mother of two beautiful children and proud owner of two silly boxer dogs. She is passionate writer, a traveler and conscious consumer, seeking healthy and sustainable products to incorporate into the lives of her family. Her motto is “Be the change you want to see in the world”.

Sixty is often regarded as the new 40 today. A healthy lifestyle can make people hit middle age much later. Even though someone is retired that does not necessarily mean he or she has to look their age. However, the healthy living alone is often not enough. If you want to enjoy your retirement to the fullest whilst still looking younger, you should consider some cosmetic treatments alike. Read on to find out about these treatment options. eMatrix By means of bipolar radio frequency, this cosmetic treatment can rejuvenate the skin without using any lasers. The eMatrix actually stimulates collagen…

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December is here people, so if you haven’t already, the time is right to start panicking! What are you going to put in the Christmas stockings this year, have you made a plan, have you ordered your gifts, do you even know what your kids and your significant other even want for Christmas? Yeah, the holidays have arrived and the biggest of them all is right around the corner, so you might feel pretty inspired to start panicking by now, but don’t worry, things are not as hopeless as they might seem. Here are the five cozy yet chic holiday…

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I’ve been faced with criticism for being a working mom countless number of times. I was criticized for being selfish for pursuing my career instead of staying at home with kids and devoting them my entire time. But, if I did decide to leave work and become a stay-at-home mom, the accusations would still be present, only from a different perspective – that I am selfish precisely because I’m not working and that I’m not thinking about the well-being of my family and the fact that they need to grow up in a stable financial situation. Whichever way you look…

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It’s getting warmer outside and we all just want to get out of the house and spend as much time outside as possible. However, not only is summer approaching fast, but June is National Pet Preparedness Month, so we thought this would be a good time to share some tips which will help you take care of your pet and make those hot summer days bearable for them. Read ahead to learn how to be first-pet-aid prepared and how to prevent any heat-related problems. Learn to recognize the signs of heat exhaustion It’s important to remember that our pets can’t…

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Life is all about changes – constant, surprising and grand. Unless you’re aware of all the processes going inside of your mind and around you, you might be subliminally sitting on an issue you aren’t even aware of. The sad truth about life is that the world doesn’t wait around for anyone to adjust; and while some do find a way to cope with the ongoing changes, their fitting in and their emotional, mental or other obstacles, others need a bit of guidance. Psychotherapy is a scary concept to a lot of people as there is a common belief forcing…

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Pet owners find it difficult to get used to the fact that their furry friend of only ten years requires a completely different treatment. The dog is always treated as if it were a baby, and it is hard to accept that that baby is actually very much past its prime. Dog’s Years Don’t Determine Its Personality It is difficult to determine exactly how long the dogs live since it is very individual, but the general rules are that small dogs live longer than large ones, and that cats generally live longer than dogs. It can be said that somewhere…

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Our eternal love-hate-admiration-envy relationship with celebrities is making us question their decisions sometimes even more than our own, and we are so quick to judge them, especially when it comes to something as “scandalous” as a woman who does not want kids – oh my god, can it be?! The American journalist and strong advocate of feminism explained that “Everybody with a womb does not have to have a child any more than everybody with vocal cords has to be an opera singer”. Still, we are quick to judge these ladies especially when we see those same celebs “parenting” a…

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