It’s outside and hardwearing, but you still have to give your paving some attention from time to time – especially in winter. Here are 3 things you should be looking out for to keep your pavers clean and safe.
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.
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.
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.
It’s easy to become complacent when it comes to your home loan but making extra payments can save you thousands in interest over the years. Here are some simple ways to do it.
It’s cheap, readily available and is far more useful than just removing unwanted hair! Here’s how you can use shaving foam around your home.
When you flop onto your lovely, comfy sofa at the end of the day – you may not be alone. If you’ve never had your sofa professionally cleaned – you could be sharing it with unwanted guests!
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!).
Although COVID is still top of everyone’s mind, the influenza virus hasn’t gone away. Here are 9 reasons why you should consider getting vaccinated against the flu in 2022.
Whether you are arranging Mother’s Day gifts from young children or need something for your own mum, here are 8 easy-to-organise ideas she’ll love.
A professionally installed patio will always be a great addition to your home. They are great for entertaining and can add value. But that’s not all. Here are 11 great ideas for using your patio that you might not have considered.
It will be easy to get out of bed when there are Belgian waffles for brekky. Golden and crispy on the outside and fluffy in the middle, ready and waiting to be topped with whatever you fancy.
With rainy days on the horizon, this indoor, easy-to-organise ‘basketball’ game is a great way to keep the kids entertained.
If your local council provides a three-bin waste system and you’re getting a bit confused about what goes into your FOGO or GO bin, read on!
While some nuts are safe in small amounts, others can be very toxic to dogs when eaten. We’ve listed some common nuts that are often found in pantries, and what the effect on your dog could be if they eat them.
There’s nothing more satisfying than crossing something off your ‘To Do’ list. We all struggle with getting stuff done sometimes, but making a list is a great starting point when it comes to saving time.
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.
If you're tired of getting up and down to let your pets in and out, let them do it themselves! Here are 4 great benefits of installing a pet door into your glass door.
Winter is on the doorstep but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy home-grown, fresh herbs. Here are some fabulous winter herbs that will thrive in your garden.
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.
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!
If it’s been a while since you had a new toothbrush, it could be time to ditch the old and bring in the new! Here’s why.
With so many options available, deciding which materials to use can be overwhelming. To help, we’ve found 6 reasons why brick paving should be at the top of your list.
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.
Tax time is looming again, so rather than try to ignore it and bury your head in the sand, here are 5 tips to make completing that unavoidable tax return a bit easier.
After the summer we’ve had, it’s hard to believe that storms could be back soon – but they will! Storm anxiety is a very common problem, particularly in dogs and can be initially triggered by loud thunder. Here are some simple steps to try to minimise your best friend’s storm stress.
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.
Kid’s bored with nothing to do? Need your car washed? Combine the two for a win-win situation. Okay, the wash job may not be the best you’ve ever seen, but the smile on your kids’ faces will be worth it!
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.
They’re not going to save you hours in the day, but it’s surprising how a few minutes here and there can add up to make life easier – especially if you’re short of time!
Curtains are the all-round performer when it comes to window coverings for your home. Here are 4 reasons they are a great choice.
Here are 4 things you should take into consideration when deciding whether to hire or buy that expensive power tool.
Gavin & Elaine from Connolly used a local Little Aussie business and left some feedback on the great service they received. Congratulations on winning $150 just for being an awesome supporter of local businesses!
We view air-conditioners as an essential item for keeping us cool on those hot summer days. But reverse cycle air conditioners are also handy for keeping us warm in winter. Here’s how to get yours ready.
The Easter break is coming and at some stage we will want to know when the shops will be open. This year, the State Government has approved four extra hours of trading on Easter Monday for general retail shops in the Perth metropolitan area.
Blueberries belong the same family as the azalea (who knew!). With the right conditions they will give you lots of fruit that’s well-known for being packed with antioxidants – but the best part is, they’re delicious!
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).
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.
We’ve all done it. Tossed an item of clothing into the wash without checking the label and it comes out a smaller version of what went in. But all is not lost. There is a way you can ‘unshrink’ some items of clothing.
Pharmacies have come a long way over the years and these days they offer many services to make life a bit easier. Read on the find out how your local pharmacy can help you.