The lazy girl’s guide to beauty

WANT to look good, with the least amount of effort? Welcome to the lazy girls’ guide to looking and feeling incredible, fast.

Saving the planet - one bikini at a time

Steph Gabriel is committed to saving the environment one bikini at a time.

STEPH'S turning ocean waste into swimwear.

'I was starving for two'

Gabrielle at 15 weeks pregnant (left) and with her newborn (right) Supplied.

When pregnancy and eating disorders collide

RECIPE: Tasty mince dish is one to savour

Eggs in a wooden bowl on the table. Natural healthy food concept.

Popular savoury mince with a twist

Volvo's FH XXL concept cab surprise

WHAT A TEASE: Volvo shows off it's Concept FHXXL Concept cab in Brisbane.

FH XXL Concept Cab unveiled.

Gardening: Cool season calls for the zygocactus

Zygocactus, a member of the cactus family, is known in Europe and America as holiday cactus or Christmas cactus.

AUTUMN can cause some plants to blossom

CALLOUS THEFT: 'Return my mother's ashes'

EMOTIONAL PLEA: Newtown resident Clive Knowles-Jackson is appealing for the thieves who stole the ashes of his mum, Susan, to return them.

Son makes anxious appeal to have his mother's ashes returned

Stores are running out of Marvel discs and parents aren’t happy

This kids disc craze is just getting crazier

RECIPE: Fantastic fish dish in a flash

Pan-fried fish fillets taken to the next level with French sauce

Slide your tastebuds around these burgers

Did you know Sunday is International Burger Day?

Poke: tropical and totally trendy

Want to cook something different? Try Hawaiian-inspired sushi bowls

5 reasons you're tired of Domino's, according to Domino's

Pineapple on pizza is not one of them, oddly enough.

On a roll with these rice paper gems

These salmon rolls are a perfect dish for entertaining.

Radish and mango combo an entertainer's delight

RECIPE: Wow guests with Luke Mangan's sweet, salty recipe

Luke Mangan's salted chocolate honeycomb recipe from his latest cookbook, Sharing Plates.

Try this dessert that is so 'in' right now

Style: How to entertain outdoors this winter

MOST of us think of summer when it comes to entertaining outdoors.

STYLE: Bring nature inside without killing it

What's not to love when you can have a rainforest as a backdrop in your home?

Wallpaper has made a huge comeback in home decor

Gladstone mum's warning after son falls out second-storey window

6-year-old Garnet Sharpley is very lucky to not be too badly hurt after falling from an upstairs window.

The 6-year-old was rushed to Gladstone Hospital on the weekend.

Invest in lasting pieces for comfort

A bed featuring stone-washed, pure Irish linen sheets and accessories by Miss Molly.

What are the best ways to buy for long-term style?

Gardening: How to grow your own potatoes

THEY need space, sunshine, and fertile, slightly acidic, well-drained soil. They grow pretty quickly - you will be harvesting potatoes in three or four months.

Python enjoys large lunch in middle of Coast backyard

Mr Karu said the snake took 20 minutes to eat the possum.

Enormous snake devours lunch in backyard to shock of homeowner

Gardening: Give a gifts that live on Mother's Day

In Australia, the traditional Mother's Day flower is the chrysanthemum..

The traditional Mother's Day flower is the chrysanthemum.

"I do most things naked": Woman's cheeky secret

Kelly Anderson said naked gardening was therapeutic. Picture: Glenn Hampson

World Naked Gardening Day will have green thumbs strip this weekend

Gardening: Dealing with a damaged yard

Unhealthy, weak trees are hazardous and may need trimming or removal. If in doubt, consult an arborist.

Cleaning up after a big weather event

Perfect time to plant a bloom of respect

The Flanders poppy.

Learn more about the Flanders poppy

Sarina family sells up and sets out on Australian adventure

From living apart, to living within a couple of metres of each other, Sarina family Kelly and Troy Maree and their two kids are travelling around Australia.

Discover gems in Noosa hinterland

The view from the Jame McKane Lookout Park, also known as the Tablelands Lookout, at Cooran in the Noosa hinterland.

Road trip tips make discovering hinterland easy

Report reveals progress on $319m airport upgrade

Aerials of the Sunshine Coast.Jetstar plane in front of the Susnhine Coast terminal, Sunshine Coast Airport.

Over two dozen government approvals needed for airport expansion

Island of natural highs

Tangalooma Island Resort is majestic from the air.

Tangalooma offers world-class activities, accommodation and eateries

TRAVEL: Make your escape into the Bunyas

Bunya Mountains sculpture at Dandabah, installed in 2008, marks 100 years of national parks in Queensland.

A spectacular wilderness awaits about two hours from Brisbane

There is a cruise ship made for just about anyone

Cruising to Antarctica is now an option for cruise lovers and, bottom right, barge cruising is becoming more popular.

From super liners to barges, get on board the cruise trend

Fancy business class around the world for $3k?

“It has never been this cheap in the history of ever."

Book review: Mia Freedman's book meets her critics head on

IF AUSTRALIA does have a tall poppy syndrome, Mia Freedman has most certainly been a victim.

Model Bella Hadid's see-through dress shocks in Cannes

US model Bella Hadid attends the Cinema Against AIDS amfAR gala 2017 held at the Hotel du Cap, Eden Roc in Cap d'Antibes, France, 25 May 2017.

It’s like she’s become addicted to shock value.

No room for morbid fans

Chris Cornell.

Fans want to stay in the hotel room where Chris Cornell died

Star Wars' 1977 Stormtrooper head banger confesses

A Stormtrooper is responsible for the biggest blunder in a Star Wars movie. Picture: Supplied

Man in most famous blooper in Star Wars history breaks silence

Lyn's knock-out show gets her to next round on The Voice

ONWARDS AND UPWARDS: Lyn Bowtell is through to the battle rounds on The Voice.

'It was bitter sweet to win like that'

The 'pretty boy' miner wowing the world of fashion

FROM being called "pretty boy", to hiding his passion from his father to the point he was almost listed as a missing person, his career change hasn't been easy.

Kids being 'inked' with spray-on tattoo sleeves

Jazmine Fisher, 3, shows her "tattoo sleeve". Source: The Sun

Tats for tots: children's spray-on sleeves match parents' ink

Pants with personality made in Warwick

FANCY PANTS: Carolyn Borrell's handmade creations are popular around the globe.

Quirky creations loved by adults and kids

Former beauty queen unveils what life is really like

Jenni Mortimer is a former beauty queens from New Zealand.

Being on the pageant circuit wasn’t glamorous and it wasn’t easy

Brazilian butt lift in vogue to mimic celebrities

Before and after shots of a doctor, 35, who had a Brazilian butt lift procedure in November by Dr Kourosh Tavakoli.

Women are having surgery to mimic their 'bottom icons'

Style: Diversity on runway so hot right now

Australian model Madeline Stuart.

Representation a welcome sight at fashion week

How this 70-year-old still looks so hot in a bikini

Carolyn doing some baking.

Hartz turnz 70 in July, and still enjoys wearing a bikini

$249 LG K8 smart phone has top selfie camera features

LG, better known for its top selling televisions, has announced the release of the LG K8 smartphone in Australia.

iPad artists capture PGA golf action

PGA Tour illustrator Kristian Champagne capture’s THE PLAYERS Championship trophy at sunrise on iPad Pro.

Artists put aside paints and brushes for Procreate app on iPad Pro

Aldi Australia promises to fix customers' biggest gripe

Aldi Australia chief executive Tom Daunt.

German retailer revamping its 470 stores around Australia

Farm-to-door delivery takes business back to the future

Helen and Tom Badger recently started getting their milk home delivered from Big River Milk deliver driver Jason Reddy.Photo Bill North / Daily Examiner

Community laps up online initiative to cut out middle man

What's the best 4K TV to buy in Australia?

LG is arguably leading the race for television supremacy in 2017.

LG and Samsung shape up in the battle for supremacy

Fidget spinners: 600,000 searches in a week on eBay

Fidget spinners are selling like hotcakes.

The next big craze capturing teens’ attention

Apple iPhone 8 may not come out this year

A leaked image of the iPhone 8 sent the internet into a frenzy. Picture: Supplied

iPhone sales drop amid hype about new phone

Why we need to talk about masturbation

THOUGH once thought to be a major sin and the cause of countless diseases, in reality masturbation not only feels good, it has countless health benefits too.

Natural remedies v modern medicine: How to beat winter colds

Good Price Pharmacy Booval pharmacist Benjamin Tri and vitamins consultant Jenny Tran are ready to offer people helpful advice this cold and flu season.

We look at ways to beat the dreaded lurgy as flu season hits home

Woolworths secretly filmed man suing them over grape fall

One grape on the floor still cost Woolies more than $11,000.

A single grape has cost Woolworths more than $11,000

Record number of girls shave hair for cancer research

NEW DO: Showing off their freshly shaved heads for a good cause are (from left) Fairholme College students Abby Love, Lola Lachmund, Jade Bahnisch, Arabella Gourley, Lily Pagalis-Jackson, Emily Munro, Emma Baker and Ashleigh Bradfield.

A record number of girls have braved the shave at a Toowoomba school

Lemons to race 24 hours at Willowbank Raceway

LEMON SEASON: Keith Lewis of Queensland Raceway and Mayor Paul Pisasale celebrate the upcoming 24 Hours of Lemons at Queensland Raceway.

Hotted up old bombs set to raise funds for prostate cancer

Dyslexia proving no barrier for Fraser Coast nurse

USC student Tess Beane.

Dyslexia isn't getting in the way of learning for one nurse.

OPINION: The age all parents must prepare for

Kelli Foran likes hanging out with her teenage daughters, Bella, 14, and Maddi, 18, at home in Klemzig.

Apparently, it happens relatively quickly

A to Z of Woolworths Marvel Heroes Super Discs

Woolworths Marvel Heroes Super Discs are the latest craze in collectables.

What is Woolworths latest collectable craze about?

Miracle babies: Sextuplets born after 17 year battle

Sextuplets born at VCU Medical Centre.

The delivery involved a 40-person team.

'Mum made me sick for money'

Hannah Milbrandt’s mother was convicted for theft and child endangerment, after she made her daughter sick for money.

Teresa’s elaborate hoax deceived over 65 people

Is this the talent you get when you limit electronics?

Cassidy Kilburn in the Get the Beat International Dance Competition.

Cassidy, 11, preparing for national dance championships

Little people learning all kinds of things

WONDER: No matter the age, a child's thirst for knowledge is a thing to behold.

There's still so much for our children to discover

Man flamed after labelling Byron Bay single girls 'stuck up'

"I find that most of the girls here are quite crazy, very stuck up, or just not right."

One scary man ladies don't want to date

HE'S made women fall in love with him, then he reveals his dark side

I went looking for a sugar daddy online: it was a disaster

What it's like to sign up to be a sugar baby.

'I’ve slept with 10,000 men'

She discusses the reality of sex work and what men really want