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Tips to create the perfect Valentines Day picnic

Love makes the world go round … and while sometimes we don’t always find ourselves on the right side of love, it is certainly...   Read More


10 tips to keep chooks

There’s nothing like having a couple of chicken pecking and scratching in the backyard. Not only do they supply you with free fresh eggs...   Read More


Beer: a top drop in any dish

Cooking with beer is a time honoured Aussie barbecue tradition, and the Tooheys Cooking Handbook takes it to an art form. Inspired by the...   Read More


A brief history of the coffee table book

Which came first – the coffee table or the coffee table book? Strangely enough, it was the book, not the table it sits on....   Read More


10 fun New Year’s Eve traditions

My Scottish heritage tends to come to the fore every New Year’s eve, as I spend the day feverishly cleaning everything in sight. I’ve...   Read More


Top 5 summer holiday reads

I love to read. How I love to read. But this year it seems there’s been hardly any time for my beloved books. Between...   Read More


All together now: it’s carolling time

Nothing puts the festive in the festive season like the sound of Christmas carols. They’re everywhere at this time of year, from shopping centres...   Read More


A brief history of Christmas trees

Queen Victoria’s husband Prince Albert may be credited with making Christmas trees popular in Britain, but the tradition actually dates back millennia. The evergreen...   Read More


Christmas: It really is a 12-day celebration

‘‘On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me a partridge in a pear tree.’’ SHHH! Don’t tell the retailers, but...   Read More


Funny, crazy, embarrassing things said and done on Christmas Day

In the lead up to Christmas we asked our readers to share something funny, crazy or embarrassing that’s happened on Christmas Day. We received...   Read More