Transforming Your Garden & Home

One of the great pleasures in modern life is having the opportunity to transform your garden and home. We are lucky enough to live in a modern age, where we can make improvements to our lifestyles. Obviously, this is predicated on our situation and whether we live in...

Pets, Gardens & Homes

Ideally, the perfect Aussie home has a backyard, mum and dad with a few kids, and a dog or a cat to top things off. I suppose this archetypal image of the home is based on a rural homestead from our not too distant past. It was during a time when space was not at a...

Entertaining in Your Garden

Many of us go out with friends and family to restaurants and eateries. It may be to celebrate a special occasion like anniversaries and birthdays or for something more prosaic. It is a strange fact that our expectations of a meal prepared professionally for dozens of...

Great Outdoor Furniture in Sydney

In Australia, we enjoy a great outdoors climate for much of the year. Blue skies, warm days and balmy evenings in summer. Our homes are gradually evolving to being designed to complement our climate, rather than foolishly copy our northern hemisphere forefather's...

Gardening for Health & Happiness

Human beings are meant to garden. We, all of us, are best served by clawing our fingers through rich, black soil. If you are not grounded in the pursuit of growing things, you may well flounder in time and fall by the way side. Technology and all its recent marvels...

House & Garden: Your Security at Home

It is a sad fact of life that we live in an age of disputed wealth distribution and, therefore, a dangerous time. The continuing inequality between the haves and the have nots is spurring certain groups and individuals to take matters into their own hands and breach...

A Kitchen Garden: A Fresh Idea

As a dedicated home cook, I enjoy nothing more than picking produce from my own garden to feature in the nightly meal. There is something innately wonderful about growing your own veggies and herbs to flavour your dishes with. A kitchen garden: A fresh idea to enliven...

Creativity for Kids at Home & at School

The garden and the yard are the formative stages for our children’s creativity. Houses without these outdoor spaces are poorer for it and our lives are poorer for it. The modern tiny house block is contributing to the obesity epidemic, which is ravishing our next...

Recreational & Casual Wear at Home

Recreational & Casual Wear at Home

Feeling comfortable is, perhaps, the most important contributing psychological function of our homes. We want to ‘feel at home’, and we want to relax in the safe harbour of our houses and properties. However, this does not automatically mean that we need to dress in...

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