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The best time to get things done

The best time to get things done

The best time to get things done

Here is the best time of day to get things done – according to science.

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Are you buying real honey?

Are you buying real honey?

Are you buying real honey?

What can you do to guarantee that the honey you’re buying is the real deal?

Why you should embrace ageing

Why you should embrace ageing

Why you should embrace ageing

Worried about getting older? The prime of your life may just be right now.

Busted: Summer insect myths

The Quick Brown Fox Jumped Over

Busted: Summer insect myths

If you can’t get rid of pesky insects, you are probably doing it all wrong.

Ten creepy cemetery headstones

Ten creepy cemetery headstones

Ten creepy cemetery headstones

The epitaph on your gravestone can be your one final pearl of wisdom.

Book Reviews

And the best books for summer are …

If you love books, there is no better gift to receive on Christmas day than a pile of new titles.

Ready set read

Mike Tyson’s Iron Ambition

Ben reviews Mike Tyson’s homage to the man who made him a champion.

Read the review

Book review: Koh-I-Noor

Ben reviews a comprehensive retelling of the world’s most mythical jewel.

Find out more

Movie Reviews

Last Cab to Darwin

Michael Caton’s appearance was sufficient to entice me to see Last Cab to Darwin.

Not to be missed

Ruben Guthrie: alcohol unplugged

Kaye reviews Brendan Cowell’s energetic, some would say explosive film, Ruben Guthrie.

We loved it!

A grand return for Mr Holmes

Mr Holmes tells the tale of an ageing detective trying to put together the pieces of his past.

Highly recommended

Charities

Dress for Success

Dress for Success provides professional attire to disadvantaged women. Can you help?

Make a difference

The gift of giving

If there is someone in your life who has everything, or you just don’t want to give a gift which gets thrown to the back of the cupboard, why not think about a gift that keeps on giving? Organisations such as Oxfam and CARE Australia ...

Charity gifts

Inspirational gifting

While we may covet the latest gadget or new item of clothing for Christmas, we should ask ourselves, do we really need it? Even a few dollars can help people much more in need this Christmas. Mission Australia helps families and individuals who have nowhere ...

Find out more

Tributes

History’s greatest mad scientist

The most important scientist the world never knew, Nikola Tesla was born on this day in 1856.

An incredible genius

Vale Nicholas Winton

Sir Nicholas Winton, the ‘British Schindler’ of WW2, has passed away at age 106.

British Schindler

The real George Orwell

Eric Blair, otherwise known as George Orwell, was born on this day in 1903.

George Orwell

Activities

The best time to get things done

Here is the best time of day to get things done – according to science.

Body clock is ticking

Can walking keep you healthy?

The experts have their say on the benefits of getting out and about.

Walk in the park

A precious gift for the grandkids

How you can instil confidence and enjoy some all-important quality time?

Books aloud

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