Archive for January, 2014

How To: Save When Buying an Appliance

How To: Save When Buying an Appliance

Buying a new appliance for the home, whether big or small, can be a lot of fun, or it can be a little stressful, depending on how you approach it. It’s a delicate balance between getting what you want, and staying within your budget. For saving money on appliances, some ideas are pretty obvious: shop the sales, check around for the best price, etc. Others might not be so clear, so in this post, we’re going through a few of ...

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Healthy Back-to-School Lunch Ideas

Healthy Back-to-School Lunch Ideas

Recently we asked our Facebook fans to share their top tasty and nutritious school lunch box ideas.

We received some really fantastic tips that we decided to share them here, along with a few of our own favourites.

Facebook fan Theresa Harvey said: “If your child is not a big breakfast eater, by the time it’s morning tea they are starving. I pack 2 Weet-Bix with butter and vegemite. Healthy and low GI.”

“Make up a nice jelly, cut fruit into it ...

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Hi-Sense Tablet for Back-2-School

Hi-Sense Tablet for Back-2-School

School shoes, stationery, backpack, uniform. In the back to school rush, some of the staples never change. But one thing parents might not have considered for the new school year is a tablet computer. They’ve become very cost effective quite quickly, with one of our favourites being the Hisense M470BSS Sero 7 Pro Android Tablet 7 Inch. It’s a great size for the school bag, and powerful enough to handle everything the school year might throw at it.

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What’s Going On At Betta?

What’s Going On At Betta?

If you swung by our Facebook page last week you may have seen this intriguing post. What’s this craziness going on at Betta, you ask? We can’t reveal that as yet, but here are some things it may – or may not – be.

5 Potential Reasons Why We Put a Fridge on Our Roof:

  1. It needed defrosting so we tried to get it as close to the heat of the sun as possible
  2. A customer had bought it online and ...
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Frozen Summer Treats

Frozen Summer Treats

When it comes to summer fun, there’s one thing on every kid’s mind, one thing that can make a day running around the park or beach even better. That thing, of course, is ice cream.  There’re plenty of flavours, toppings and ways to serve it, but no matter what, it never fails to put smiles on the faces of kids and big kids alike.

Ice cream from the tub is an Aussie staple, but a lot of people don’t know just ...

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