Hello! And welcome to our third, exciting issue of Reality Bites.

What a start to the new decade huh? If you're feeling like you're in a Quentin Tarantino flick you'd be forgiven.
And those aren't PG! 

We're calling it. Quarantweens this is your time: for family. for yourself. to slow down. escape. be inspired. create more + dance more! muscle up. repeat...

'Cos if we've gotta stay in, then let's bring some energy to it. Take stock of the people + things that are important to us, hop into a super-soft fabulous sweatshirt or tee ūüė䬆and grab¬†YOUR dose of inner strength,¬†KINDness and more JOY here.¬†

Our TRUTH issue's calling...
Tapping into all the frequency you need right now and re-writing the decade as we mean for it
 to go on! (regardless of the Tarantino drama).  


EnJOY the read peeps.  
Stay strong. Shine your light bright.

And tell your friends you love them!


March 2020

BY MISS C


Why did the bagel cross the road? I dunno...you better join the Giggle Fest and find out!
Our quarterly fun fest is here and we’re cracking aaaaaaall the gags. Because it feels good. And we can. And whatever did happen to that bagel...?

March 2020

BY ELIZA WIOLAND


Being positive doesn't always mean life's great. It just means you're in the camp that believes good things are coming. Here our stellar Squad member Eliza, shares her story for the 'Reality Bites' Truth Issue. Experiencing any trials in the Tweendom? Read this for an instant dose of "I see you" + "You got this!".

March 2020

BY KATIE ROCKLIFF 
+ MISS C


There ought to be MORE DANCING there really ought. Luckily we've got your back. Click the star to fast track your way in to More Joy c/o Real Pretty Kind x Spotify.

And follow us there to keep abreast of the Monthly Dozens we drop in between zines. You're most welcome. x mwah.

BY KATIE ROCKLIFF 
+ MISS C


Stop Press. Miss C's taking over the page! And her recommendations will see you disappear into imaginary other worlds of action and adventure for HOURS.
Boringly.. the Editor snuck in some recommendations too. We apologise..

March 2020

BY KATIE ROCKLIFF

Words hold power. And in troubled times, new ways in to a slice of inner peace are most welcome! Our gift to you: two simple Tween-friendly mantras to try at home or with a friend, for More Joy. Less of the rest. x

March 2020

BY KATIE ROCKLIFF


Self Care’s a buzz but is it a Tween essential? We argue healthy habits start young. More Joy and less of the rest? A healthy dose of Self Care could be your way in! Read on for our Top Tips.

MARCH 2020

BY KATIE ROCKLIFF
(+ GRAN)


FRIENDSHIP. It gifts us the best, and sometimes the worst of times. Here's 5 things our Gran told us we wish we'd paid attention to back in the day!

MARCH 2020

BY LAURA CHAPPELL


Tweenage is when you start thinking about who are and what made you that way. It’s a time of change and exploration. That can be fun. And at times hard. We spend a moment with our 'EQ Sat Nav' Laura Chappell for her thoughts on this - and how to stay true to YOU in the process.
 

MARCH 2020

KATIE ROCKLIFF x EMILY COXHEAD


Inspiration seeking Tweens often look to younger Adults + wonder 'How did they make it'? 'Can I achieve that too?' + 'What was their Tweenhood like?' 

Welcome to RPK Diaries. An intimate collection of behind the scenes human success stories for maximum joy and inspo. Today's interviewee: @thehappynewspaper Founder Emily Coxhead

MARCH 2020

BY ANYA DRAGIC


Melbourne SQUAD member Anya took to the streets over the Aussie school Summer holidays for a current read on tween sentiment as we enter a new decade. What brings Tweens joy. What doesn't. Read on for their take..

MARCH 2020

BY ROBYN DERY


When it comes to FOOD, the Tweendom's no better time to shift away from being TOLD TO be healthy, and instead just WANTING to be. 
Resident RPK nutritionist weighs in with the science and deliciousness to help you chart your own smart path. 

MARCH 2020

BY KATIE ROCKLIFF


Ever wondered how Bey got to be Bey with the same 168 hours in the week as you? Our tween community wanted the scoop on SSCS (Serious Step Change Strategy) and we've delivered! When the world's a-changing, it's never been a better time to get creative with your outlook and re-think those goals and plans. 

MARCH 2020

BY KATIE ROCKLIFF

YES + NO. Two of the earliest words we'll learn. Yet their power is only fully realised as we get older. And yet that's just when we seem to lose our ability to apply them! Gah. Here we unpack the psychology + tools to help you manage your boundary setting like a pro. 

MARCH 2020

BY KATIE ROCKLIFF


Credited with inspiring the widely used expression your ‚Äú15 minutes of fame‚ÄĚ 1960s legend: Andy Warhol's work celebrates the every day ‚Äď every thing and every one. Seeing the potential in all things to become extraordinary. Read on and be inspired..

MARCH 2020

BY HANNAH PATTERSON

 

 

There's a few words that strike fear in the soul + acne's one of them   Which is why a bio molecular scientist’s someone handy to have on your team. THE top things you need to know to manage Tween acne are inside this article. You're welcome.

MARCH 2020

BY ANYA DRAJIC


What we like to have around us is a form of self-expression and a part of our TRUTH. Our story and aspirations. And it's something Tweens care about in a way that differentiates them from their younger selves. JOIN US for a Melbourne, Australia visit - we've been invited to Anya's!

MARCH 2020

BY FAY HALKITIS


Essential oils. Mood and performance boosting, but such a variety to choose from! Our Naturopathy Expert Fay Halkitis unpacks some of the mystery in the essentials wonderland. Read on for her TOP 3 for every tween....

MARCH 2020

BY EMERSON PARK


What we like to have around us and how we spend our time is a form of self-expression and a part of our TRUTH. Our story and aspirations. And it's something Tweens care about in a way that differentiates them from their younger selves. JOIN US for a Sydney, Australia visit - we've been invited to Emmy's!