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19 ways to keep cool!

Australia can have extreme weather, especially in summer. I was pregnant over summer and it nearly killed me! I came across this article recently with tips to surviving a summer pregnancy, which included some great tips for cooling down. If you run the air conditioning. Here are some simple tricks you can use to keep […]

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5 ways to save money on wine

How can you save money on wine? Australians spend an average of $31.65 a week on alcohol according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Wine is the more popular choice but beer is drunk more often because good wines cost more, or do they? Here are some ways to save money on wine, especially during […]

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Groceries

25 ideas for leftover ham

What can you do with leftover ham? How often do we get a huge ham for Christmas day then end up with leftovers but we don’t want ham sandwiches for the next month? The good news is you don’t have to! Here are a variety of ways to use it from breakfasts to main meals. […]

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Giveaways

Giveaway – Double Pass For The Illusionists Direct From Broadway – Melbourne

Win 1 x double pass to see the greatest illusionists in the world! Magic is mesmerising and what better way to experience it than at The Regent Theatre seeing seven of the worlds most talented magicians? We have one double pass to give away for Tuesday 22nd January, 7pm valued at $178. I vividly remember […]

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My Side Hustle Income Updates

How I made $6,413.40 on the side in November

How to make extra cash on the side! Each month I share what I did and how you can make money on the side. You can find all the updates here and my current total is $32,861.72 on the side for the year. It could have been more, however, this year I had a different […]

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17 frugal Christmas gift ideas + discounts

How can you do Christmas gifts on a budget? Spending thousands on gifts might not be in the budget, you might not be creative, crafty or even have the time to make gifts, so what can you do? Here is a list of gift ideas that you can either buy with a discount or are […]

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Giveaway – Legends In Concert Double Pass

WIN – Double pass to Legends In Concert worth $179.80 All the way from Las Vegas is the Legends in Concert show. Who wouldn’t want to see Rod Stewart, Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder, Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, Donna Summer, Cyndi Lauper and Kenny Rogers? This January, you get a taste for their incredible talents at […]

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***CLOSED*** Giveaway – Peter Pan Goes Wrong! Double Pass in Melbourne

Win a double pass to Peter Pan Goes Wrong! ***Winner – Astaria*** This summer, a hilarious show is coming to Australia, starting in Melbourne! Peter Pan Goes Wrong has received rave reviews around the world and for good reason! If you’re after a laugh, Peter Pan Goes Wrong is a must! Nominated for an Olivier […]

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How to plan for retirement #21DayMoneyChallenge

What does retirement look like to you? As a kid, I pictured retirement as old people laying around in sun chairs, with big sun visors on their heads, not really doing much. In high school, I realised there is more to it than that. I started paying into my super with my first job and […]

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Future planning – what does yours look like? FIRE

What do you want your future to look like? I posted about retirement the other day, I’ve shared how to be a millionaire as a single mum and have sometimes touched on FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early). Have you truly thought about what you want your future to look like, not just retirement but between […]

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