Veda Dante

Veda Dante is an accomplished journalist, consultant and content creator who has nearly 30 years’ experience writing about everything from tourism, hospitality and health to architecture, pools and luxury goods. When she’s not producing copy for clients, this self-confessed word nerd is usually writing and photographing the Byron Bay region for her blog

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Articles by: Veda Dante

Banish the Monday blues with chocolate

For many of us, chocolate is the ultimate go-to comfort food for life’s downs (and ups and everything in between!), when an instant feel-good...   Read More

Pool and spa safety tips

We’re almost half-way through spring and for those of us who own a pool or spa, now is the time to make sure they’re...   Read More

Fixed versus variable: winner revealed

The great Australian debate around fixed versus variable home loans just got a lot more interesting with the latest data from CANSTAR. CANSTAR’s financial...   Read More

Hugh’s River Cottage A to Z

British television chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is widely known for his back-to-basics, grow your own, paddock-to-plate food philosophy. Fresh ingredients (much of it locally sourced)...   Read More

Water saving tips for the home and garden

Similar in appearance to the energy rating you see on kitchen and laundry appliances, the Water Efficiency Labelling and Standards (WELS) provide Australian consumers...   Read More

Creating a home inventory for insurance claims

Flood, fire or storm damage to your home can be devastating, posing a serious threat to interior furnishings, precious belongings and even the building’s...   Read More

Easy entertaining

While it still might be chilly in many parts of the country, the earlier sunrises and budding blooms confirm spring is definitely here. As...   Read More

Spring fever

A season of rebirth and renewal, spring is the time when gardens come alive and our social calendars start to heat up. For many...   Read More

10 top paving tips

Outdoor pavers can help you maximise valuable space on small urban blocks and create areas of interest for larger properties – often without the...   Read More

Turn food waste into food production

Making your own fertile garden compost is a lot easier than you think, especially when you have a system that pretty much does all...   Read More