Lifestyle

    Sweet treat this country could lose

    Sweet treat this country could lose

    Sudden loss of a treat Aussies take for granted is focusing people.

    How a high-carb diet could prevent dementia

    premium_icon How a high-carb diet could prevent dementia

    Research finds a high carbohydrate, low protein diet could be key.

    Aussie lingo a living, thriving language

    Aussie lingo a living, thriving language

    Australian English is not in danger of becoming more American.

    Woman survives strike by a deadly taipan in the Fraser Coast

    premium_icon Woman survives strike by a deadly taipan in the Fraser Coast

    The Chronicle understands the woman was attacked at a private address in Booral.

    A $65k house deposit in 15 months

    A $65k house deposit in 15 months

    KRYSTAL Sagona is about to buy her very first home in Melbourne. And she’s done it entirely on her own — and in just over a year.

    USED CAR: Why the Mazda CX-5 is Australia’s favourite SUV

    USED CAR: Why the Mazda CX-5 is Australia’s favourite SUV

    THE Mazda CX-5 is AUstralia’s most popular SUV, but if you are buying a used one make sure you look out for these potential issues.

    Entertainment

      ‘Too risky’: Limits to Saudi reforms

      ‘Too risky’: Limits to Saudi reforms

      The reality of Saudi Arabia’s loosening of restrictions on women.

      Mum’s ‘cruel’ attempt to stop wedding

      Mum’s ‘cruel’ attempt to stop wedding

      Fatima made a last minute move to stop the ceremony.

      Mandy Moore stuns at her surprise wedding

      Mandy Moore stuns at her surprise wedding

      Actress Mandy Moore has found love again.

      Sex kitten to activist: Pam Anderson

      Sex kitten to activist: Pam Anderson

      Pamela Anderson has undergone a stunning transformation since 1989.

      Ryan Reynolds roasts Hugh Jackman

      Ryan Reynolds roasts Hugh Jackman

      They might be in-demand movie stars but they have time to make fun.

      Queensland author has weeks to live

      premium_icon Queensland author has weeks to live

      He will continue work on his last novel

      Health

        Why dads need to care for themselves, too

        Why dads need to care for themselves, too

        A father's mental health is important to the way their child grows.

        ‘My baby saved my life’

        ‘My baby saved my life’

        GP sent this woman for a pap smear. She faced a terrifying decision.

        ‘The pain was so bad I had three seizures’

        ‘The pain was so bad I had three seizures’

        "As I got older it got much worse."

        Three students treated for burns from hot sand

        premium_icon Three students treated for burns from hot sand

        Three year 12 students required first aid treatment for blisters.

        Smarter Shopping

          Aldi slammed over latest price label deception

          premium_icon Aldi slammed over latest price label deception

          "I seriously question the usefulness to people of knowing"

          AGL to give price cut to customers

          premium_icon AGL to give price cut to customers

          Thousands of Queenslanders will save at least $50 on annual bill.

          Apple Watch might be a lifesaver

          Apple Watch might be a lifesaver

          Series 4 offers even more health and heart options

          Doctors shock find after boy’s stomach ache

          Doctors shock find after boy’s stomach ache

          Few would be faced with what they found stuck inside a boy’s stomach

          Cult Target item that keeps selling out

          Cult Target item that keeps selling out

          There’s an unassuming $59 Christmas item that people are chasing.

          500 to lose jobs with Aussie retailer to close within weeks

          500 to lose jobs with Aussie retailer to close within weeks

          “Discounts of 60 per cent or more will continue until the last day"

          Parenting

            Spoken communication skills vital in education

            Spoken communication skills vital in education

            The spoken word is a foundation to students' capacity to learn.

            Little boy’s gift to a stranger

            Little boy’s gift to a stranger

            ‘Seb changed a person’s life — this brings us so much pride’

            Aussie mother risks execution for child murder

            Aussie mother risks execution for child murder

            Death row mum: ‘I’m shocked’

            Hidden meaning in new royal portrait

            Hidden meaning in new royal portrait

            To most of us, it was just a nice — and rare — family photo of the royals.

            Mum’s terrifying moment after turning her back

            Mum’s terrifying moment after turning her back

            This mum turned her back on her child for just a few seconds.

            Hey Mumma

              Mum upset after sister steals both her baby names

              Mum upset after sister steals both her baby names

              "AIBU [Am I Being Unreasonable] to think this is a bit unfair?”

              Mum doesn't know she has given birth

              Mum doesn't know she has given birth

              Her son won't be named until she wakes from her coma

              'I regret sending my daughter to school too early'

              'I regret sending my daughter to school too early'

              "She had started formal education too early."

              Identical twins give birth on same day

              Identical twins give birth on same day

              The sisters went into labour after synching births with ‘twin power’

              Mum plans to invoice ‘no-shows’ at daughter’s birthday party

              Mum plans to invoice ‘no-shows’ at daughter’s birthday party

              "Am I being unreasonable to send a terse note to these families?"

              Mum loses custody of kids because of how she handled tantrum

              Mum loses custody of kids because of how she handled tantrum

              Mum reveals how police took away her two young children

              Home & Style

                How to dazzle at your next dinner party

                How to dazzle at your next dinner party

                Impress your guests with these three beautiful table-setting ideas.

                Shonky builders risking lives

                premium_icon Shonky builders risking lives

                Tens of thousands of Queensland decks are potential death traps.

                Clever way this mum lives mortgage-free

                Clever way this mum lives mortgage-free

                The mum-of-one, who works part-time, got sick of renting

                Easy Eating

                  The weird thing happening to your coffee

                  The weird thing happening to your coffee

                  If you feel like your morning coffee is getting smaller and smaller you could be...

                  WINE REVIEW: When you're thirsty, but need to be thrifty

                  WINE REVIEW: When you're thirsty, but need to be thrifty

                  These wines may give you some ideas to save a few dollars.

                  Don't be tentative about tentacles - dive right in

                  Don't be tentative about tentacles - dive right in

                  Try this barbecued octopus for a tender, tasty treat.

                  Queensland’s top 100 restaurants

                  premium_icon Queensland’s top 100 restaurants

                  See the winners

                  Onions are small fry on the scale of great danger

                  premium_icon Onions are small fry on the scale of great danger

                  Enough is enough, writes Jill Poulsen.

                  Queensland’s top 19 must-eat dishes

                  premium_icon Queensland’s top 19 must-eat dishes

                  Enjoy this appetiser of the state’s top 19 must-eat dishes.

                  Gardening

                    Give the lotus a position in your garden

                    Give the lotus a position in your garden

                    This exotic aquatic beauty is one of easiest plants to grow.

                    Aussie gardeners hit back at sexism claims

                    Aussie gardeners hit back at sexism claims

                    “I love getting my gear off and gardening"

                    Fury over Bunnings sanga saga

                    Fury over Bunnings sanga saga

                    “This will ruin Australia"

                    Ipswich nursery sows seeds of success

                    premium_icon Ipswich nursery sows seeds of success

                    Trevellan much more than just a garden centre

                    Sweet! Potato that counts in five-a-day vegie goal

                    Sweet! Potato that counts in five-a-day vegie goal

                    You need a frost-free window of five months to grow sweet potato.

                    Frangipani's beauty draws in many fans

                    Frangipani's beauty draws in many fans

                    Get a taste of the tropics with this hardy species.

                    Outdoor Living

                      Big numbers of endangered shark off Rainbow Beach

                      Big numbers of endangered shark off Rainbow Beach

                      'We've stumbled across one of the premier dive spots in Australia.'

                      Hate camping? This idea might change your mind

                      Hate camping? This idea might change your mind

                      Camp Hire Australia hires the gear and will even pitch and pack away

                      From hospital bed to six-day, 250km desert run

                      From hospital bed to six-day, 250km desert run

                      How a stroke survivor will tackle a gruelling desert ultra marathon

                      Final days to win $5000 BCF voucher!

                      Final days to win $5000 BCF voucher!

                      Don't miss out on this!

                      Last fishing trip entry form in tomorrow's paper!

                      Last fishing trip entry form in tomorrow's paper!

                      Only a few days left to get into competition!

                      7 weird fishing superstitions

                      7 weird fishing superstitions

                      Any of these ring true for you?

                      Travel

                        What you get for your $25k

                        premium_icon What you get for your $25k

                        You will need an eye for luxury ... and VERY deep pockets.

                        Melbourne’s long-awaited airport rail route locked in

                        premium_icon Melbourne’s long-awaited airport rail route locked in

                        Construction on the Melbourne airport rail is set to go ahead.

                        Please don't boycott Rocky pleads tourist company

                        premium_icon Please don't boycott Rocky pleads tourist company

                        RRC now has February 15 to stop illegal camping and RV accommodation

                        Rail trail to be completed by 2020

                        Rail trail to be completed by 2020

                        The council is aiming to have the trail open within two years

                        Bush festival given green light, but there's a catch

                        premium_icon Bush festival given green light, but there's a catch

                        Organisers took NSW Police to court after they withdrew support

                        Festival site may soon have a permanent home

                        premium_icon Festival site may soon have a permanent home

                        $42 MILLION DA hoped to increase capacity for festivals

                        Fashion

                          A body hair print jumper? Now I've seen it all

                          A body hair print jumper? Now I've seen it all

                          There are things like this, that leave you scratching your head

                          Earn your stripes and never go out of fashion

                          Earn your stripes and never go out of fashion

                          Walk the line in an eternally on-trend print with a long history.

                          Unlikely solution to better skin

                          Unlikely solution to better skin

                          How you can give yourself a facial by eating

                          The only Year 12 formal advice teens will ever need

                          premium_icon The only Year 12 formal advice teens will ever need

                          There’s usually a swag of misguided tips about formals.

                          Ariana chops off trademark ponytail

                          Ariana chops off trademark ponytail

                          ARIANA Grande has been making a lot of changes of late.

                          'Born in a refugee camp': Qld man launches fashion line

                          'Born in a refugee camp': Qld man launches fashion line

                          From refugee to Queensland fashion designer

                          Dating

                            RUSH HOUR: Guy mocked for creepy text

                            RUSH HOUR: Guy mocked for creepy text

                            A woman has shared a very disturbing series of messages.

                            Sex teacher ‘back’ with student

                            Sex teacher ‘back’ with student

                            “Anyone that’s married knows that it’s a labour in love"

                            The consequences of gay marriage

                            The consequences of gay marriage

                            We’ve come so far but we still have some way to go.