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Beauty trends: have you given Botox a fair chance?

BEAUTY TRENDS: HAVE YOU GIVEN BOTOX A FAIR CHANCE?

Want skin that looks film-star fab and forever wrinkle-free? Develop a more trusting relationship with needles say the experts. Words::...

How to make tempeh: the high-protein, low-fat food you can ferment yourself

HOW TO MAKE TEMPEH: THE HIGH-PROTEIN, LOW-FAT FOOD YOU CAN FERMENT YOURSELF

If you're interested in eating more plant protein, a little fermentation can go a long way. Words & Images: Diana Noonan WHAT IS TEMPEH?...

 
 
 
NZ court rules Kim Dotcom can be extradited to US on copyright charges

NZ COURT RULES KIM DOTCOM CAN BE EXTRADITED TO US ON COPYRIGHT CHARGES

Dotcom at an extradition hearing in Auckland in 2015. A New Zealand appeals court has dealt another blow to file sharing mogul Kim...

Mind your own beeswax: The Hawkes Bay couple making it easy to wrap food without plastic

MIND YOUR OWN BEESWAX: THE HAWKES BAY COUPLE MAKING IT EASY TO WRAP FOOD WITHOUT PLASTIC

Stacia Jensen and Miko Hayashi. What began as a personal mission in a Hawke's Bay kitchen is now an industrious enterprise. Two young...

 
 
 
How organic farmer Bev Trowbridge super sized her soil with the micro-organism mycorrhizal fungi

HOW ORGANIC FARMER BEV TROWBRIDGE SUPER SIZED HER SOIL WITH THE MICRO-ORGANISM MYCORRHIZAL FUNGI

Bev Trowbridge. This award-winning organic farmer may have hundreds of sheep and cattle, but what she's really farming is millions...

Waikato's dog behaviour expert Selina McIntyre shares top dog training tips

WAIKATO'S DOG BEHAVIOUR EXPERT SELINA MCINTYRE SHARES TOP DOG TRAINING TIPS

Selina and Toby the lion cub. Selina McIntyre spent her teenage years caring for lion cubs at Paradise Valley Springs Wildlife Park...

 
 
 
The Ultimate Luxury Guide to Auckland

THE ULTIMATE LUXURY GUIDE TO AUCKLAND

By Ellie Brade This story originally appeared in the May/June 2018 issue of Elite Traveler . Known as the City of Sails thanks to its...

Be in to win a one year family subscription to ToothCrush valued at $112

BE IN TO WIN A ONE YEAR FAMILY SUBSCRIPTION TO TOOTHCRUSH VALUED AT $112

SMILE ON AND ON Ditch the plastic toothbrush with a sustainably-sourced bamboo toothbrush from Auckland fir m ToothCrush. We have a...

 
 
 
New Kingpin

NEW KINGPIN

The old beast failed it's latest Warrant. We have this thing called a 'Warrant of Fitness', it's a basic test of road worthiness, they...

Here I give thanks to Mondrian

HERE I GIVE THANKS TO MONDRIAN

Colin McCahon's 'Titirangi Cupboard Door' and 'Here I give thanks to Mondrian' Arnold Manaaki Wilson and Selwyn Muru carvings Quick...

 
 
 
Forty shelter trees to grow your property the best shelterbelt in New Zealand

FORTY SHELTER TREES TO GROW YOUR PROPERTY THE BEST SHELTERBELT IN NEW ZEALAND

Good shelterbelt trees are practical, but they can be so much more. Experts from the NZ Tree Crops Association give us their recommendations...

Singapore Airlines will relaunch the longest flight in the world that will fly more than 10,000 miles and last 19 hours

SINGAPORE AIRLINES WILL RELAUNCH THE LONGEST FLIGHT IN THE WORLD THAT WILL FLY MORE THAN 10,000 MILES AND LAST 19 HOURS

Singapore Airlines Singapore Airlines confirmed that it will relaunch non-stop flights between New York and Singapore on October 11,...

 
 
 
New food and beverage outlets lead to 370 new jobs at Auckland Airport

NEW FOOD AND BEVERAGE OUTLETS LEAD TO 370 NEW JOBS AT AUCKLAND AIRPORT

A new line-up of 27 food and beverage outlets across the domestic and international terminals will lead to hundreds of new jobs at...

Why scientists are interested in these rare New Zealand feral sheep

WHY SCIENTISTS ARE INTERESTED IN THESE RARE NEW ZEALAND FERAL SHEEP

Part of the Aukett's Mohaka flock. These rare sheep breeds are living reminders of New Zealand's colonial history, but may also hold...

 
 
 
Seven places to go stargazing in New Zealand

SEVEN PLACES TO GO STARGAZING IN NEW ZEALAND

In a galaxy not so far away, New Zealand is celebrating Star Wars Day by looking up and taking in some of the clearest night skies...

The General Manager of iFLY Indoor Skydiving is all set to launch new tourism venture this year

THE GENERAL MANAGER OF IFLY INDOOR SKYDIVING IS ALL SET TO LAUNCH NEW TOURISM VENTURE THIS YEAR

Forty year old Matt Wong will carry his business and operational management skills to iFLY Indoor Skydiving, the only indoor skydiving...

 
 
 
Seven Places To Go Stargazing In New Zealand

SEVEN PLACES TO GO STARGAZING IN NEW ZEALAND

In a galaxy not so far away, New Zealand is celebrating Star Wars Day by looking up and taking in some of the clearest night skies...

Singapore Airlines is set to launch a 19-hour flight from Singapore to New York - beating the record for longest in the world

SINGAPORE AIRLINES IS SET TO LAUNCH A 19-HOUR FLIGHT FROM SINGAPORE TO NEW YORK - BEATING THE RECORD FOR LONGEST IN THE WORLD

Singapore Airlines is expected to be the first to receive the new Airbus A350-900 Ultra Long-Range jet later this year. The ULR jet...

 
 
 
Full list of winners for the 2018 Outstanding New Zealand Food Producer Awards

FULL LIST OF WINNERS FOR THE 2018 OUTSTANDING NEW ZEALAND FOOD PRODUCER AWARDS

We raise a glass, and a tasty morsel or two, to the winners of this year's Outstanding NZ Food Producer Awards. NZ Life & Leisure proudly...

The Remix trend report: Hair tips & tricks with Chloe Zara

THE REMIX TREND REPORT: HAIR TIPS & TRICKS WITH CHLOE ZARA

Chloe Zara is an Auckland freelance hair stylist whose work we absolutely love. We sat down to have a quick chat with her about her...