Self-made entrepreneur, author and working Mum | Roxy shares her advice on business success, where she finds her inspiration…and why she decided to call her business ‘Sweaty Betty’
From beautiful brass, luxurious rugs and jungle-inspired plant life… find out what trends we’ll be loving in 2018 and how to clean and care for them
As the countdown continues, there is so much going on this time of year! From filling our homes with festive decks to buying gifts and planning feasts. After the festivities comes the clean-up, the clutter and the waste. Keep your home in check this festive seasons with our top tips to reduce waste.
Spending less and saving more is the dream, especially during the festive season, and what many people don’t realise is that changing the way you clean could help you clean-up in a big way, we’re talking saving almost $700… how? Keep reading.
There’s nothing quite like that feeling of new carpet underfoot or adding a beautiful new rug to a room, they add warmth, texture and colour and really make a space feel like home. There’s also nothing like that heart-stopping moment when you watch that cup of coffee free-fall in slow motion. Daily wear happens, and before long the odd spill here and there can really take its toll on carpets, rugs and soft furnishings.
Mould, why does it grow in our bathrooms, how do we stop it, and how do we get rid of it? All your mould musings are answered.
If there’s ever a time to give yourself a fright about your cleaning routine, Halloween is it!
Australians take their back yards seriously, a place to relax, play and entertain! Outdoor living is what it’s all about, and setting up your garden for the long summer days is a must. From barbecuing, dining, lounging, playing and swimming, with careful planning Aussie back yards can have it all, and making sure they are safe means they can be enjoyed by the whole family.
It’s that time of year where we’re being treated to the odd day of sunshine and we’re getting ready to clean up the outdoor areas at home in preparation for the Aussie summer.
A place like no other, New York City is a dream tourist destination and home to over 8.5 million people. A thriving metropolis packed into just 5 boroughs – it’s the city that never sleeps and with so much to do, see and eat, you won’t want to either.
It’s no secret that we’re using up our planets resources at an astounding rate, and globally, we face problems including pollution, overpopulation, waste disposal, natural resource depletion and climate change (to name but a few).
It’s Asthma Awareness Week (1-7 September), and we’re doing our bit with our partner Asthma Australia to raise awareness to help the 2.5 million people in Australia who manage their asthma symptoms on a daily basis.
In 2017 the biggest health problem facing Australian children is injury, but what’s even more surprising is that 25.5% of all injuries occur at home.
The winter weather reigns on, and if you’re anything like us, you’re running out of productive ways to spend a wet weekend indoors. Fear not, we’ve got your next weekend project sorted.
It happens every year, spring has supposedly sprung, but those last few weeks of winter just seem to cling on, keeping us cooped up inside. But, honestly, spring is just around the corner, and we can say with conviction we are looking forward to leaving the cooler days and longer nights behind us!
Now more than ever, small businesses are taking centre stage, driving a change in consumer spending habits from the once booming chain retail outlets to the artisan merchant.
It’s great to see the cosmopolitan collective heading back to their agricultural roots, going green and growing at home. From window-box planter, pop-up community gardens, and even the occasional indoor kitchen nursery. No matter the space available, the trend for green growing and sustainable living continues to spout up everywhere…and we couldn’t be more thrilled.
One of the more frequently used rooms in the home, we spend about an hour and forty minutes a week in the bathroom, a highly functional space from the layout to the materials used, our bathrooms encapsulate our morning and evening routines… and all the products associated. They also serve as a mini sanctuary, as nothing can put a long day behind you better than a hot shower.
The elusive ‘work-life’ balance and ‘having it all’ is something that has become embedded in western culture, and for the most part, it isn’t working.
It’s that time of year again in Perth, the HBF Run for a Reason. An opportunity for the people of Perth to get together and run for their passion, inspire others and raise money for a cause close to their heart.