What’s in my camera bag?

Answering the question, what's in my camera bag? It's a YouTube thing to do. Haha. But mostly I'm doing it to share what I've collected along the way to the do the job I'm doing now. I'm a blogger, content creator, photographer and digital marketer. All the...

Saving money with Acorns

I first heard about Acorns towards the end of last year. In a conversation about travel, savings and money with my friend, Olivia it came up. Liv is an avid traveler and no year is complete for her until an adventure has been had. To manage this lifestyle with her...

Your WordPress questions answered!

Your WordPress questions answered!? Yaaas. Who's ready for this? It can't just be me. Gayel here from Made Neat; if there is one topic I love chatting about, it’s WordPress. I can and will take an afternoon out with friends, sipping margaritas, to a conversation about...

Pros and Cons of a Dark Instagram theme

Considering a dark Instagram theme? There are some pros and cons for you to consider before you take the leap to the dark side. Don't worry, I've got your back, I live there. And if you've been to the Suger Coat It Instagram you'll notice we went over to the dark side...

How-to reconnect with your partner

Feeling like it's time you reconnect with your partner? I get it. It can be easy with a number of balls in the air to drop the one marked relationship. If you're feeling a little disconnected from your partner, we have some ideas to remedy that. Because it's easy to...

New school wine clubs and boxes

This has been a hot topic of conversation on the socials for a little while leading up to this post. I asked for suggestions of wine clubs you belong to, that you would recommend, and then I went on a mission. I'm committed to bringing you the best in wine. You're...

Does your brand have personality?

Recently Suger Social took over the social media and digital marketing for a brand I have known and loved for a hundred million years. In the time prior to the takeover, IMO the spunk and personality and had gone. The guts of who they were. They'd become generic....

Antipasto Goat’s Cheese Tart

This antipasto goat's cheese tart was originally going to be something entirely different. A roasted vegetable salad or something, maybe. All I knew was that I had some beautiful tomatoes and I wanted to roast them. I hadn't planned to make a tart, but here we are....

What reruns of MasterChef taught me about business.

The header really set me up there. What reruns of MasterChef taught me about running a business. Reruns of MasterChef? Really, Suger? MASTERCHEF!? But it's true. Lately, I've been playing old episodes of MasterChef while I work and it's permeated my brain. But from...

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– Business + Social Media –

Saving money with Acorns

I first heard about Acorns towards the end of last year. In a conversation about travel, savings and money with my friend, Olivia it came up. Liv is an avid traveler and no year is complete for her until an adventure has been had. To manage this lifestyle with her...

Your WordPress questions answered!

Your WordPress questions answered!? Yaaas. Who's ready for this? It can't just be me. Gayel here from Made Neat; if there is one topic I love chatting about, it’s WordPress. I can and will take an afternoon out with friends, sipping margaritas, to a conversation about...

Pros and Cons of a Dark Instagram theme

Considering a dark Instagram theme? There are some pros and cons for you to consider before you take the leap to the dark side. Don't worry, I've got your back, I live there. And if you've been to the Suger Coat It Instagram you'll notice we went over to the dark side...

– Lifestyle –

How-to reconnect with your partner

Feeling like it's time you reconnect with your partner? I get it. It can be easy with a number of balls in the air to drop the one marked relationship. If you're feeling a little disconnected from your partner, we have some ideas to remedy that. Because it's easy to...

Local’s Guide: Barossa Valley Wineries

When I had the opportunity to visit the Barossa Valley wineries, I was lucky to have not one, but upwards of five local guides. Men and women who love a good taste test as much as they enjoy long lunches in the sunshine and afternoons by the pool. To say I had the...

Resetting your body clock after the holidays

Last year I was pretty impressed with myself for becoming a morning person. It had been a lifetime struggle resetting my body clock. I woke early, made myself breakfast and generally took my mornings a little slower and easier. It was heaven. Cut to now, after a few...

– Food + Drink –

New school wine clubs and boxes

This has been a hot topic of conversation on the socials for a little while leading up to this post. I asked for suggestions of wine clubs you belong to, that you would recommend, and then I went on a mission. I'm committed to bringing you the best in wine. You're...

Antipasto Goat’s Cheese Tart

This antipasto goat's cheese tart was originally going to be something entirely different. A roasted vegetable salad or something, maybe. All I knew was that I had some beautiful tomatoes and I wanted to roast them. I hadn't planned to make a tart, but here we are....

Prosecco Cocktail with 6Ft6 + Giveaway

Ummm, prosecco fans, get yourself ready for your summer beverage of choice. You're going to love this prosecco cocktail with blackberries and mint. The best news is it is easily adapted for one or for a crowd. And speaking of a crowd, it makes so well ahead of time...

– Style + Beauty –

Sun-smart products to get you through summer

Sun-smart products to get you through summer. Say THAT three times fast. Haha. As pretty much all of Australia wilts in the heat, it was about time to put together a sun smart products guide. For some of you it might be a little late, but with the usual string of long...

Suger’s Rules for Dressing #hashtagplusblogger

It's RULES prompt week for #hashtagplusblogger and with that in mind I'm bringing an old, OLD, favourite with a Suger's Rules type post. Don't remember what I'm on about? Use the search bar and take a look around. They were fun. But enough about that, let's go!...

Mix and Match #hashtagplusblogger

Welcome to Mix and Match week, team. First of all, when I say Mix and Match, what does that mean to you? Does your wardrobe work together or against each other? Are you constantly buying and feeling like you never get anywhere? I hear you. I've been there. This blog...