Archive for June, 2014

Blend and Go with the ‘Mix & Go’

Blend and Go with the ‘Mix & Go’

We’ve all been there-

The initial excitement at the idea of whizzing up a smoothie. But then we realise it’s hardly ever just a matter of a simple whizz. After the whizz there’s the rummage-around-for-an-appropriately-sized-glass-or-bottle, and then it’s the leave-the-mixer-for-someone-else-to-wash-up-later.

George Foreman – pioneer of the health grill – say it’s time for no more buts; instead try their new compact blender Mix & Go.   

Pop your ingredients into the bottle, attach the blade, ...

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webOS Smart Tvs

webOS Smart Tvs

At Betta, it’s no secret that we love our Smart TVs! After a few years on the market, they’re getting even better, and LG are leading the charge with their new webOS-powered units. When they were unveiled earlier this year, tech fans were incredibly excited over the new TVs and all their possibilities. Now, they’ve arrived in-store!

What is webOS?

Every device you use has an operating system. This refers to the base software that runs everything like the apps ...

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How to Have a Healthy Winter

How to Have a Healthy Winter

There are plenty of things to love about winter, but the sniffles definitely isn’t among them! Staying healthy in the colder months is more of a challenge, but there are some very simple ways to give yourself a fighting chance, and to keep the tissue box at bay!

Wash your hands

The simplest tip of all! It stands to reason that if more people get sick in the winter months, there will be more germs flying around. Help stop them by washing ...

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4 Tips for Running a Better Dishwasher

4 Tips for Running a Better Dishwasher

Westinghouse’s latest range of dishwashers is packed full of clever features and it’s got us thinking: how does one get the most out of their dishwasher? We use them so much, loading and unloading is second nature to most people, even if our habits aren’t the best. We’ve come up with a few tips for choosing and running your new dishwasher.

1: Know where everything goes

There’s sound reasoning behind the positioning of plates down the bottom and glasses up the ...

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Breville’s Sous Vide Explained

Breville’s Sous Vide Explained

Sous Vide (which translates from French to “under vacuum”) is a method of cooking food that has been vacuum sealed in a ‘water oven’. It uses the even heat of the water to cook food thoroughly and easily, without a whole lot of effort. While once upon a time, this would have only been a stovetop operation, Breville has release its own Sous Vide slow cooker, which makes the process a lot easier and safer.

Because each serve of something ...

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