When it comes to household appliances, it’s more important than ever to make smart choices. The price, the expected life of the appliance, reliability, energy efficiency, ease of use, warranties, aesthetics; they all play a part.
Do you spend hours grappling with crumpled coloured tissue paper, impaling yourself with scissors and desperately trying to find ‘the end’ of the adhesive tape? If so, don’t worry because help is at hand.
Every flower has a different meaning and in some cases, multiple meanings. In western cultures a general consensus has emerged over time about the meanings of the most common blooms sold by florists.
You might be madly in love with him, but that doesn’t mean that you should have to wear a ring that you don’t like. After all, you will have to wear it for the rest of your life, so you need to love it. Period.
With one month to go until Life Education’s annual Ocsober fundraising campaign kicks off, now is the time to join Ocsober ambassadors and sign up to quit drinking for the month of October 2015.
Just like inside the home, you can create a stunning outdoor living area through the use of hues, tones or block colour. Here are the tips to colour-code your outdoor living area.
Whether you are someone that is looking to buy or rent, there are a series of tasks that you should consider when moving into your new home. We have provided you with a checklist that you can use before moving in.
As well as setting up and managing Australia’s most successful fitness brand, Jacinta McDonnell’s entrepreneurial spirit has led to the development of several other business and personal ventures.
A new global micro-donation app, one7days makes it easier to give to a range of different causes, and provides an opportunity to individuals who aren’t usually engaged with the charity sector, to get involved.
For some, they are naturally born into beauty and adulation. But we all want to have the confidence to live and do what we want without the fear of rejection or judgment that will make it more difficult to live our lives.
Did you know that it only takes people a few seconds to form an opinion about you when they first meet you? One of the main things that we take into account when it comes to making a decision about someone is their smile.
There’s nothing wrong with singing into a mop or putting a little two-step into your vacuuming routine. This list of 10 squeaky-clean tunes is the ultimate soundtrack to jazz up your cleaning repertoire.
You would be surprised to find out what the four dirtiest areas in your home are. Find out where they are and learn how to clean them properly to stop the spread of bacteria that can make you sick.
Buying gifts for others can be a lot of fun If they’re happy to receive anything! However, there are some people who are just plain hard to buy for. Here are five gift ideas for people who harder to please.
There are a number of steps we can take as responsible car owners, to keep our vehicles healthy. Our car maintenance efforts will be rewarded in the future when years from now, our car is still running smoothly.
According to new research 80% of Australians feel their finances are unmanageable. The research says the majority of us are stressed out about our current financial situation and are worried about our financial future.
Women are becoming leading game players in real estate. Business savvy and market aware, women are increasingly becoming key financial decision makers in property. What sets female buyers and sellers apart?
There are ways to save on a prom dress, and the least expensive option is the one often recommended by teen magazines: hit the thrift stores. There’s also the internet where you can find prom dresses on sale.
These days, our dogs are important members of the family so it stands to reason that not only do we want to ensure their health, comfort, well being and safety but we also want them to look mighty fine while we’re at it.
You may not realise this, but air conditioners are often the culprit for these high bills. Here are a few tips when choosing air conditioners for your home or business, that will help save you money.
Brett Hartley from Hartley Healy Family Law, says there are numerous myths about divorce that pop up online. Here, Brett discusses the most common misconceptions he has encountered in the media and directly from clients.
There are ways to save money on your wedding day, so that your guests don’t even realise you have cut a few corners. Here are ten ways you can have your dream day for the perfect price!
Many factors must be weighed when deciding what to do with your old car. The number one reason owners choose to sell their cars themselves is that this is often where the greatest return on their investment will be made.
Among the many games that could be played in Las Vegas can now be easily played online, black jack, roulette and everyone’s favorite, the slots. You can do online just about anything you can do inside a casino.
Australia has been the home of an active and vibrant poker and casino community for many years and it is home to two of the world’s top poker players, Marsha Waggoner and Jackie Glazier.
When your property needs improvement or renovation, there is a high chance that you will need a loan. If the property is inhabitable, you will need to approach a specialist lender. However, some will offer a loan.
“A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.” Tenneva Jordan could not have been more on point.
A wide variety of issues and details are involved when it comes to buying or selling any type of property. From listing to closing there is practically no end to the list of issues that can occur.
From skin care that works, to cosmetic surgery and private health insurance, renowned Australian Cosmetic Surgeon, Dr Daniel Lanzer shares his top tips for looking your best at any age.
We believe that living in a rural area is safer but in some respects, it isn’t. Compared to the rest of the world, Australian cities are extremely safe and internet crimes can happen anywhere.
Many Australians face difficulties in securing credit due to a poor credit rating. Director of Positive Lending Solutions Tom Caesar suggests five simple steps to help improve your credit rating.
StarTrack, a business of Australia Post, is asking online shoppers in Australia to vote for their favourite online store of 2015. Your vote will put you in the running to WIN 1 of 10 $1000 gift cards.
Climate and exposure are different for almost every single lawn, making it very difficult to judge what is wrong most of the time. But there are some basic things that can be done to every lawn to help it stay healthy.
With more women accessing online casinos from Australia and gambling at local pubs and clubs, game developers have realised they can capitalise on gender differences by offering themed games that appeal to women.
From popular public figures to the people close to us, women will influence and challenge the way we see and do things. This could not be truer for the most prominently influential female figure in our life: our mum.
To an outsider, dating etiquette in some European countries can seem strange. Did you know that in Portugal it is an absolute no-no to hand a date red flowers, or that in Denmark it is a tradition to have sex on the first date?
There are a lot of dos and don’ts involved in selling a property. Many first-timers make decisions early in the process that make things difficult later on. Discover the most common mistakes that people make when selling their property.
Whether you’re choosing a timeless classic or a right-now fashion statement, a coat is an investment piece, so it should always be impeccably cut, perfectly tailored and immaculately finished.
Sophie Turner, who plays ‘Sansa Stark’ on the popular TV series Game of Thrones, is currently featuring in the Autumn/Winter 2015 campaign of international fashion house Karen Millen.
After dating someone who you thought was the one for some time, the worst happened and you broke up. Now, you may be feeling sad, angry and sorry for yourself but take heart in knowing that it will get better.