Men in Makeup: A Celebration

The 35th Annual Mardi Gras just finished and what a celebration. Kate and I have always been big fans of the festival. At aged 14 we were in the parade showing our support as fruit fairies. Now it’s all done and dusted, it got me thinking about men in makeup.

David Bowie as the Goblin King in The Labyrinth, 1986

David Bowie as the Goblin King in The Labyrinth, 1986

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Monthly Animal Fact – The Antechinus

Ed’s note: This post was written by Contributing Editor, Kate Derrick.

It’s a day late but here is January’s animal fact….and it’s an Australian one.

Okay, these little guys are awesome. Perhaps not many people know about the antechinus. The antechinus is a tiny little marsupial native to Australia. They are super cute, but take it from me (personal experience) they bite!  Continue reading