Fighting Alone: Tricks & Schemes of the Enemy

The tactics of Satan are even more sinister than we can imagine. Somehow we think there are certain lows to which he won’t stoop. Recently my husband I experienced something that made us realise in a more real way how sneaky and underhanded the devil is. While yes, it’s right not to focus too much …

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After Keto and Paleo

I didn’t know I could be so excited about a bowl of cornflakes with regular full cream cow’s milk but this morning I couldn’t wait to eat breakfast.  After a month of keto and then a month of paleo, our strict diets are officially over. It has been really interesting to experiment with a few …

The Recycle of Fashion

We live in a remixed world where the question constantly looms in the back of our minds: is anything original? Is it possible to create something new, or is everything just a rehash of what we've previously consumed? Because of globalisation, the flow of information is so rampant that copying and remixing is only increasing. Take fashion, for …

Beautiful ≠ Bad

Image courtesy of IMDB This week I watched the Netflix movie Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile starring Zac Efron about the life of Ted Bundy. As I was thinking about it, I got to wondering how much we in western society have been conditioned to think that good looking people can’t be bad or …

iEverything, iEverywhere, iAnytime

Having never done a media unit before, my understanding of globalisation comes from a background of health and human development. Globalisation to me is a combination of increasing interconnectivity and interdependency between nations, largely as a result of advances in technology. This definition is by no means exhaustive, and scholar Giddens defines globalisation as, “the …