Genius way Mackay business is jazzing up boring old coffee

Picture your morning dose of caffeine in a waffle cone laced with chocolate.

'Sensible approach to food, complete lack of decorum'

Shannon Kelly White is the one-woman-band behind popular blog, Shannon's Kitchen.

She has a potty mouth and makes no excuses for it.

Vegan cafe with Coast's best burger gains popularity

TASTY: Wallea Eaglehawk and Alex Coolican from Delicats Vegan Cafe with their famous vege burger.

Voted Coast's most popular burger - and here's why

A taste for cheese making

TOP EFFORT: Kilcoy State High School students Maegen Nugent, Chelsea Barrett, Jodie McNaught and Karla Crandall proudly hold the Camembert cheese they helped make, which was entered into the Ekka Student Made Cheese Competition.

Ekka student competition serves up 182 cheeses

Recipe: Old-style rich Pollo a Nissena

Plate of Pollo a Nissena served on salad with a side dish of witlof.

This recipe is a twist on an old Sicilian classic

Pimp your food with science

Scientist James Wong explains how we can make our food healthier

Popular chocolate recalled from Aldi stores

RECALL: Consumers are being warned about a flavour of Hershey's chocolate with undeclared allergens.

Food Authority moves to recall US brand chocolate bar

IKEA vows to make art more affordable

HERE'S an idea that might make art galleries and artists around the world very nervous.

Style: How to entertain outdoors this winter

Consider using softer lighting in the dining area when entertaining outdoors.

It's easy to make the most of your outdoor spaces.

STYLE: Bring nature inside without killing it

What's not to love when you can have a rainforest as a backdrop in your home?

Wallpaper has made a huge comeback in home decor

Gladstone mum's warning after son falls out second-storey window

6-year-old Garnet Sharpley is very lucky to not be too badly hurt after falling from an upstairs window.

The 6-year-old was rushed to Gladstone Hospital on the weekend.

Prune and reduce hazards in the garden

Homeowners should be wary of the distance of vegetation from electrical assests

Costa, mayor to face-off over Urban Food Street destruction

COSTA Georgiadis from ABC's Gardening Australia wants to sit down and discuss verge gardening with Sunshine Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson in the wake of the Urban Food Street fiasco.

"Do they really want everyone against them?”

This may be why people think you're a swinger

It used to be everywhere, but then a nasty rumor spread

Gardening: Cool season calls for the zygocactus

Zygocactus, a member of the cactus family, is known in Europe and America as holiday cactus or Christmas cactus.

AUTUMN can cause some plants to blossom

Gardening: How to grow your own potatoes

Potatoes are one of the easiest crops to grow and now is the time to begin planting.

This versatile veggie is easy to grow

Python enjoys large lunch in middle of Coast backyard

Mr Karu said the snake took 20 minutes to eat the possum.

Enormous snake devours lunch in backyard to shock of homeowner

Gardening: Give a gifts that live on Mother's Day

In Australia, the traditional Mother's Day flower is the chrysanthemum..

The traditional Mother's Day flower is the chrysanthemum.

Stay close for holidays

The spectacular Great Barrier Reef is right here waiting to be explored

Markets are a way of life in France

The sounds, the smells, the food!

Friend pays for family to attend Nepal mission trip

HELPING COMMUNITY: Michael Lockwood and his wife Naomi Lockwood are heading on a mission trip to Nepal with their sons Jadon (left) and Asher.

A trip to Nepal inspires Toowoomba pastor

A Colombian brothel has opened its own holiday sex resort

The Good Girls Sex Resort in Colombia, provides the typical vacation experience, but it also offers threesomes.

A brothel in Colombia is branching out into the luxury travel market

Take luxury food, wine tour around Toowoomba

FOODIE CULTURE: Emily Moon (left) and Cheryse Bliesner with the Hummer used for Toowoomba's Luxury Food and Wine Tour.

It is designed to highlight the best produce the region has to offer

Qantas wants to cure the worst part of flying long-haul

Qantas will receive the first of its new Boeing 787 Dreamliners in October. The Dreamliners will be servicing some of the longest flights in the world.

And the study couldn’t come at a better time

Airline scores 'most complained about' five years running

Tigerair is the airline Australians complain about the most.

The airline is not going to be flying high on this news.

Mariah Carey: 'I don't know where the motherf---er is'

MARIAH Carey has walked into controversy during a publicity tour of Israel, where she is promoting a new partnership with a local skincare line.

Pregnant Serena Williams nude on cover of Vanity Fair

"My heart dropped. Like literally it dropped,”

Wonder Woman sequel underway

Gal Gadot in a scene from the movie Wonder Woman.

IT’S no surprise plans are already underway for Wonder Woman 2.

MasterChef: Fish fry feast too much for Ipswich cook

Willowbank native Nicole Stevenson has been eliminated from MasterChef.

NICOLE Stevenson narrowly misses out on MasterChef's Top 10.

Thor on holiday: Chris Hemsworth is here!

If you didn't know who he was - you'd think he was a local

Nintendo set to release the Super NES Classic Edition

Nintendo is releasing a miniature version of their Super NES console

No time for exercise? Tell this mum of seven

NO time for fitness? Try telling that mum of seven Brenda Ashley.

Aussie mums create make-up 'gamechanger'

The Face Halo uses microfibre to dislodge makeup on the skin.Source:Supplied

“We thought there must be an easier way.”

Gladdy girl the next face of Origin?

LOCAL FACE: Ashley Anderson is a national final for the Face of Origin model search.

A Gladstone model could become the next face of the Qld Maroons.

Joelle shines for the good of the Earth

Ms Australasia Earth Joelle Gabriel who is am wearing jewellery by my sponsor EcoBling who makes planet friendly accessories. The necklace I am wearing was made of an old fence post.

Joelle wins placing for Australia in Ms Earth pageant

Hoodie harness a fashion statement for pets

Hoodie harness the latest fashion statement for pets

TOO BIG: The Aussie model shamed for her size

Steph Claire Smith has more than 1.2 million Instagram followers.

“It was a slap in the face.”

Elle of a way to a shoot a magazine cover

ELLE magazine has shot its latest cover and fashion spread using an iPhone 7 Plus.

iPhone 7 Plus used for fashion magazine photo shoot first

The Frame brings Australian art to your TV

GROWING up in Australia’s north, Sarrita King liked nothing more than a huge lightning storm to break the intensity of a humid day.

Woman speechless after act of kindness by 'angel'

A random act of kindness has gone viral on the Sunshine Coast.

Random act of kindness stuns Coast woman

Apple iPad Pro review: Is this a laptop replacement?

Apple's Greg Joswiak speaks about the iPad Pro during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Apple’s new iPad 10.7-inch has found the middle ground

Apple music revolution from iPod to HomePod with some Beats

An Apple executive introduces HomePod speakers at Apple Inc.s Worldwide Developers Conference.

HomePod, Solo 3 Wireless and AirPods build on iPod success

Apple says Homepod will reinvent music at your place

Apple's Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller introduces the HomePod. Picture: Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesSource:AFP

Smart features include the ability to ask for weather and news

DJI Spark: the drone you fly with a wave of your hands

DJI launch of mini drone Spark in Sydney.

Mini camera drone launches in Australia from $859

LG G6 review: Dolby Vision HDR easy on eye

This is not the best smartphone on the market. But it is up there.

RECALL: The supermarket glasses that break in your hands

The glassware has been sold at Woolworths and Safeway stores throughout the country since 2016.

Dad rode 2253 kilometres to hear dead daughter's heart beat

Abbey Conner, 20, died while holidaying in Cancun, Mexico.

Father cycled 2253 kilometres to hear his late daughter’s heart beat

‘I peed myself at my friend’s wedding’

Alice Craigie suffered from continence issues after the birth of her son. Picture: Alice Craigie

The problem affecting one in three women that no one talks about

Boy’s Aussie operation after penis accidentally amputated

Benson Wasswa, 8, was forced to use a catheter and bag for the past two years after a Ugandan hospital accidentally amputated his penis. Picture: Pic Jono Searle

Eight-year-old Benson Wasswa was forced to use a catheter

'He just wants friends': dad says Hanson comments hurt

Xavier Grayson, 7, has autism and "loves school", says his dad Ben.

LISMORE single dad Ben Grayson has been rallying for four years to find out what’s...

What happens to your body when you run?

GET MOVING: The Chronicle's Kick the Kilos challenge starts today.

Understanding the effects running has on your body is vital

5000 Qld babies on waiting list for tuberculosis vaccine

Little boy receiving a vaccine

Tuberculosis has reemerged around the world

'I will spend a lifetime missing her deeply'

SAGE Beaumont was lovingly tucked into bed, happy and healthy. The adorable toddler with sparkling blue eyes and a captivating smile never woke.

Does mum get claim over ex's estate?

Court to decide whether mum can claim from former partner's estate

OPINION: Pauline's right, autistic kids need own schools

Shaun Berrigan with daughter Imogen.

Pauline Hanson is on the right track with the autism debate.

Bundy mum blogging to get families offline

FAMILY FUN: Deonie Crowther is holding family craft sessions at the Windmill Cafe in Bargara.

Crafty projects a hit with parents and children

Do you know a 'Mumpreneur'?

Awards ceremony aims to celebrate the achievements of mums in business.

Organisations celebrates hard-working Aussie mums around Australia

Mum explains 'house rules' that sparked Facebook storm

A mum's 'house rules' for her teen.

Mum explains "house rules" after social media backlash

Explained: Why we like to lock lips

FOR many, the moment Rhett Butler pulls Scarlett O'Hara into his arms for a passionate kiss is the most iconic lip-lock in silver screen history.

National Sex Day: and it’s revealed how long sex should last

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It’s been revealed how long sex should last

Why I’m glad my fiance runs Blokes Advice Facebook page

One of the now famous screenshots from the Blokes Advice Facebook page.

You can’t argue with feminists, they just want to push their own...

To the guy who cheated on me during our travels: thanks

Heartbreak wasn’t supposed to be on the itinerary. Picture: Danielle Ditzian

I hitchhiked 6000 kilometres in six short days to be with him.