Ulta3 Vending Machine, The Foolish Obsession

Introducing: the Ulta3 vending machine

In the never-ending Sydney vs Melbourne argument, Melbourne has just gained a MASSIVE point! If you’re a local at Southern Cross Station in Melbourne, you might have noticed a fun new state-of-the-art vending machine housing Aussie brand ulta3. Yes, you read that right. A COSMETICS VENDING MACHINE!

Hunter Valley wine bottles

A Day in the Hunter Valley, September 2014

I’m lucky enough to live only a couple of hours from the Hunter Valley in NSW, one of Australia’s premier wine regions – and even luckier to have a friend who owns a house up there! So earlier this month, a small group of us left Sydney to escape to…

CROP natural skincare

Review: CROP natural skincare

Meet CROP, a new skincare brand that you will find in all Coles supermarkets nationally by the end of September. It makes me so happy when big chains agree to stock Australian made/owned products, and these are especially wonderful because they offer 95% naturally derived ingredients and they are ridiculously affordable! They…

Invisible Zinc Tinted Daywear

Review: Invisible Zinc Tinted Daywear

To most Australians, the word zinc conjures memories of bright, colourful streaks across children’s faces – pink, yellow, green, blue, and none of them particularly attractive! But zinc is all grown up now, and it has been making its way from the bottom of beach bags to our daily routine over…

TFO Etsy Find iamtob resin succulent planters

TFO Etsy Find: iamtob succulent planters

One of my favourite websites to browse has to be Etsy. I can seriously spend hours on there, imagining all the things I could buy if I had the space & the money! So I am really excited to introduce you to a brand new regular post – TFO Etsy…

Fathers Day with Urban Rituelle and Vanessa Megan

Last minute Father’s Day gift ideas!

Haven’t bought your Father’s Day gift yet? Luckily, we have three quick & easy products that you can grab between now and Sunday (quick, late night shopping tonight!), all used and reviewed by the man of the house to give you a proper bloke’s opinion – there was a little…

Unico Volumising Shampoo and Conditioner

Review: Unico Volumising Shampoo & Conditioner

Want to know one of my many mottos? Life is too short for bad shampoo & conditioner! Ok, I made that up, but I do feel very strongly about the products I use to wash my hair, especially when I’m washing every day. The Unico Volumising Shampoo & Conditioner* are…

Gelato Messina Welcome Home for Williams-Sonoma

Gelato Messina for Williams-Sonoma Chatswood Chase opening

To celebrate the the new Williams-Sonoma stores opening in Chatswood Chase, the brand partnered with cult gelato makers Gelato Messina! They worked together to create a limited edition ‘Welcome Home’ collection, with four exclusive flavours being distributed for free today from the gelato cart on Level One. We went along to…

Sydney Harbour from above by Sunsplash Photography

Australia’s Most Expensive Street

[IMAGE: SUNSPLASH PHOTOGRAPHY] Wondering where to spend your millions? We suggest buying a house in Raglan Street, Mosman. Raglan Street runs all the way from the harbour side of Mosman, just across from Taronga Zoo, through to gorgeous Balmoral Beach. And a new report from Onthehouse.com.au has revealed that it…

the foolish obsession father's day 2014

Father’s Day 2014: Gift Guide

  Father’s Day is just around the corner – September 7 is less than a fortnight away now! And you can’t afford to leave it too late, because we all know men can be so hard to shop for! Which is where TFO comes in. Is he a bit of…