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How to lengthen a dress

I often see dresses and skirts I like that fit me everywhere but that I wish were just that little bit longer. The op shops are full of them. I get around this dilemma by adding a contrast strip to the bottom of the dress. It’s quite easy to do, takes less than 30 minutes […]

Home and Garden, Save Money

DIY Lettuce hanger

Since we got chickens our vegetable garden has been looking less than full and while it is winter here lettuce still grows well and we eat a lot of lettuce which we prefer to grow ourselves than buy. My hubby and 7yr old worked out an easy PVC pipe hanging planter that holds 36 lettuce […]

Homeless, Save Money

Complete list of things you can use your Australian health care/pension concession/senior cards for

What help such as discounts can you get with a pension or health care card in Australia? Each state in Australia has different concessions based on the type of card you have and it is not determined by Centrelink, rather it is at the discretion of local providers. The PBS is about the only consistent discount, where […]