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Then check out our Book Reviews and Movie Reviews to find out about the latest releases.

How often do you wash your sheets?

Too many bed partners isn’t always a good thing

How often do you wash your sheets?

If ‘lived-in’ sheets make you feel snug and comfortable, you should know this.

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Music restoreth the soul

Music restoreth the soul

Music restoreth the soul

Elizabeth Quinn shares an annual summer highlight that is the closest she comes to a ...

Wicked waste

A wickedly wasteful industry

Wicked waste

Peter Leith is 90 but strong of body and opinion – especially when it comes ...

Rise and rise of the sexy senior

Sex, desire and pleasure in later life

Rise and rise of the sexy senior

It’s healthy to talk about sex – in all its forms – no matter what ...

The problem with resolutions

The problem with New Year resolutions

The problem with resolutions

Someone did a survey last year and found that in the US the most popular ...

Water better than cleaning fluids

Water outperforms many cleaning fluids in CHOICE tests

Water better than cleaning fluids

‘No cleaner justifies the cost and effort you'd need to expend on buying these products,’ ...

Kanmantoo and the economic boom

Kanmantoo and the economic boom

Kanmantoo and the economic boom

In a small country town, money can do the rounds very quickly.

Volunteering

How to be a good carer

There are nearly 2.7 million carers in Australia, approximately 12 per cent of the population.

Who cares for the carer?

They wanted what for Christmas?

Letters to Santa – but like none you’ve read before.

Santa in a flap?

How caregiving takes its toll

Be alert to the signs that could mean you’re putting your health at risk.

Care for carers

Leisure

The power of kindness

The good news story that came out of the 11 September 2001 terror attacks.

Cool to be kind

Are hangover cures worth the hype?

Find out if your trusty hangover cure is a genuine tonic or just hype.

Just the tonic

Best free fireworks NYE 2018/19

Wherever you are in Australia, here are the best places to see free fireworks.

5, 4, 3, 2, 1…

Stylewatch

How to shop the Boxing Day sales

Know what you are looking for before you hit the shops.

Plan of attack

Stylewatch gets shirty

Peta Rooney tells where to find the best, budget-priced, linen shirts – for him and her.

Budget buys

How to look good in bed

Peta Rooney plays the pyjama game with options for him and her and for every budget.

Bedtime glory

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