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How to care for your knives

How to care for your knives

How to care for your knives

Knives are important utensils in the kitchen, but once they’re blunt, they’re pointless (literally). So ...

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Jaffa tales – and segregated movies

Jaffa tales – and segregated movies

Jaffa tales – and segregated movies

‘Sooty’ suggested stories of Jaffas games at the movies was urban myth.

‘I’m waging a war in my backyard’

‘I’m waging a war in my backyard’

‘I’m waging a war in my backyard’

Steve is on a mission to do his bit for the environment.

How not to start a war about care

How not to start a war about care

How not to start a war about care

Psychologist Emmanuella Murray explains the key to the conversation of care.

Prepare to kiss plastic bags goodbye

Prepare to kiss plastic bags goodbye

Prepare to kiss plastic bags goodbye

From this Sunday, you will no longer get a free single-use plastic bag when you ...

Here’s how to stay safe at home

Here’s how to stay safe at home

Here’s how to stay safe at home

If you’re concerned about rising crime rates, follow these home-safety guidelines.

The brands we trust the most

The brands we trust the most

The brands we trust the most

Iconic Australian brands continue to shine.

Volunteering

Putting fresh food on plates

How to take caring and sharing to a whole new level

Food for thought

Repair Cafes – fix it, don’t dump it

A great place to meet, mix and learn new skills.

Fix it, don’t fling it

FFS, where are the women?

Victorian women missing in action in seniors’ awards.

Ladies go missing

Leisure

You’re cooking your food wrong

All the best nutritional advice won’t stop you cooking the life out of your food.

Making the most of your food

Making friends after 50

Although making friends later in life is difficult, perseverance is worth it.

Friendly 50s

Why are they so named?

There sure are some strange collective nouns for animals, trades and professions.

Where do they come from?

Stylewatch

How to make a statement on a budget

A scarf can dress up any outfit, adding colour and style.

This goes with that

How to look like Patsy

The Ab Fab queen exudes confidence and style, and so can you.

The Ab Fab manual

Australia finally gets Zara online

After seven years in Australia, Zara finally launches an online store.

Never too late

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