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Growing Beautiful – Instagram marketing of locally-grown chemical-free flowers

Janae pictured amongst her beautiful flowers

When Janae and Chris married in 2014, locally grown, chemical-free flowers were hard to find. An extensive search eventually led them to Grown and Gathered (Instagram @grownandgathered), where they traded home-reared black-faced Suffolk lamb for buckets of gorgeous blooms.
Their search also sparked a dream, they fell in love with the […]

EA for a day – online business manager

Head shot of Jacqui James

Running a business from home as an Online Business Manager, my internet connection is my number one tool. Two years ago, after my husband was made redundant, we spent almost a year’s worth of weekends travelling around regional Victoria trying to decide where to settle. We chose Hopetoun, in the […]

A Global Presence – from typewriter to Twitter

Kerry at her home with her laptop

The year 1983 was memorable for three reasons. The first was the big dust storm that plunged Victoria into darkness. I remember looking out my office window and seeing it approach across the paddocks, a consequence of the ongoing drought, and an ominous precursor to my second memory, the tragic […]