― Magazines used to be my world. I'd faithfully buy the weekly gossip rags and monthly fashion bibles, sprawl on the sofa and get lost in those glossy pages. Magazines don't hold the same appeal for me anymore - in this digital age, it's blogs that captivate, inspire and influence me. ∙ From recipes to fashion, travel destinations to D-I-Y's, blogs offer me so much without asking for anything in return. I don't have to wait a week or even a month to find out what's hot, nor do I have to [...].