Spring and summer are just around the corner – but are your feet ready for strappy shoes and sandals rather than boots and thick socks? Read on for tips to get your feet looking their best after the winter hibernation.
Did you get nagged by your kids for sports gear, only for it to be discarded after a couple of months? Or have they just outgrown it? Rather than having it clutter up your home, donate it to a brilliant cause.
There’s nothing nicer than settling down in the evening to watch a bingeworthy show–but if you always reach for that bar of chocolate or bag of chips, here are some simple ways to kick the habit (but only if you want to!).
All learner drivers under the age of 25 must complete 5 hours night-time driving practice (between sunset and sunrise). Here are some tips to make it safer (and less stressful) for you and the learner driver you are supervising!
Does the thought of biting into an icy pole or having a cup of hot tea make you wince? If so, you may be suffering from sensitive teeth. Tooth sensitivity is a common and painful condition and here are some of the things that may be causing it.
Who can resist the thought of a cute and cuddly puppy joining your family? Well, there are a few things you should consider carefully – including the cost over a lifetime - which could blow a big hole in your budget if you’re not prepared!
It’s enough to fill any parent with dread; your child comes home from school with a note announcing that there are cases of headlice in the classroom.
Go on admit it, you've bought flat pack furniture thinking it's going to be a doddle to put together only to find that the ‘instructions’ don't contain any words, just pictures, and you attached a few bits back to front! We're here to help with some tips to make it all a lot less stressful.
You’re having a cooking session and the recipe calls for butter … but you’ve run out. You do have a tub of margarine in the fridge, but will it make a difference to your final dish or not?
Lots of us reach for the chocolate and lollies if we’re feeling a bit of stress. They may give us a sugar hit, but what goes up must come down and you may feel worse in the long run. Try some of these delicious and healthier foods and drinks, with stress reducing qualities, instead.
With rising prices, food charities are becoming overwhelmed with requests for help, but you can do something to help at a local level. Here’s how to get together with your neighbours and make a food donation to those who need it.
Let’s face it, our socks work pretty hard – they are cooped up in shoes all day, put up with smelly feet, bunions and toenails which are too long – not to mention losing their partner in the wash! It’s no wonder they don’t last too long. The good news is old and unwanted socks can be recycled.
Kids’ parties these days seem to be a major event with all the bells and whistles. But it doesn’t have to be that way. It is possible to have a fun kids party without needing a week’s holiday afterwards.
Most people can find half an hour in their day to spare, so why not do something that will be great for your community and will take under 30 minutes of your time.
We’ve all got one. That drawer or box with a mishmash of cables and connectors that you’re hanging onto ‘just in case’. The items they belonged to are probably long gone, so here’s how you can get them out of your house without sending them to landfill.
So, you’ve decided it’s time for a new fence. Before you decide on fencing material and style, here are some important questions to ask yourself, so you don’t regret your choice further down the track.
If you want your non-stick pans to last, it's important to take good care of them to prevent their surface from scratching, peeling, or warping. Here are a few tips to keep them turning from a ‘non-stick pan’, into just a ‘pan’.
Walking is great for good health. Just 30 minutes every day can increase fitness and strengthen bones. It can also reduce your risk of developing serious health conditions such as heart disease and type 2 diabetes. How fast you walk can also make a difference.
One of the most common winter weeds is clover and now the rain has started, it’s just lurking under the soil and waiting to take over your lawn and garden. Here are some great tips for getting rid of it and keeping your garden clover-free.
Did you know that nail varnish is considered Household Hazardous waste and shouldn’t be disposed of in any of your kerbside bins? No, neither did we! So, we’ve listed more household items that need specialist disposal (and where you can take them).
We regularly trim our own toenails; if we didn’t, they would cause all sorts of problems and affect the way we walk (not to mention the problems we would have trying to get our shoes on). Well, the same applies to your dog (but without the shoes!).
There are 206 bones in an adult human body. They give our bodies structure, protect vital organs and without them, we’d be in a bit of trouble! But to do their job, we have to do ours and take care of them. The good news is, it’s never too late.
Plant bulbs in autumn for a stunning spring display. Brand new bulbs are almost certain to flower at least once, and the nourishment they receive this year will determine the health of the bulb for the next flowering season.
Everyone is welcome to join in, whether you walk, jog, run, volunteer, or spectate. parkrun™ is a positive, welcoming, and inclusive experience where there is no time limit, and no one finishes last.
Is your wardrobe bursting at the seams, yet you feel like you have nothing to wear? The solution isn’t to buy more clothes, it’s to get rid of those that are taking up precious space. Here are some helpful tips to get your started.
Did you know that the tomato sauce you’ve just poured on your hot dog or hamburger could contain up to 2 teaspoons of sugar? The average Australian consumes 15-16 teaspoons of sugar a day – and a lot of that is ‘hidden’ in processed foods – both sweet and savoury.
Because of COVID, we are all probably a bit rusty when it comes to travelling overseas! So, here are some useful packing tips now that we are free to come and go again!
Are you the sort of person who buys 20 cans of baked beans if they’re on special? Well, here are some items that many not last as long as you think and could turn out to be a waste of money if you buy them in bulk.
Curtains are the all-round performer when it comes to window coverings for your home. Here are 4 reasons they are a great choice.
Australians throw away over 18 million printer cartridges a year, and over 5,000 tonnes of materials end up in landfill. When they break apart, they can contaminate groundwater and the environment. Here’s how to recycle them instead.
In line with the current COVID-19 pandemic climate, RSLWA has had to make the difficult decision not to deliver the traditional Kings Park Dawn Service and remove public participation for 2022. Here is some information from RSLWA and how you can still commemorate our veterans.
Be honest, how many veggies go into your bin every week? Vegetables and bagged salads are in the top five most wasted foods in Australia; and the average Australian household throws out $2,000 - $2,500 worth of food per year! Here are some helpful tips to reduce your veggie waste and save.
It’s no surprise that our summers seem to be getting longer and hotter, so, having your skin checked by a doctor on a regular basis is important to spot any problems (whatever your skin type).
We're still looking for that one local business to join Little Aussie's recommended business network. So to help you in the meantime, here are a few businesses near your home that you can choose from.