Client Spotlight: Andrea & Keith
Mar29

Client Spotlight: Andrea & Keith

There are days where work is just that. We’re not complaining – existing in a grown-up’s Lego World complete with colourful bricks and even colourfuler characters definitely has its perks! But like we said: its work. Then… A wonderful client calls us for a yarn or even better yet agrees to meet us IRL to talk about their new home, hopes, dreams, you name it; and just like that we’re back baby! Busting with energy and purpose. (Cliché...

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The Pre-Start Sweet Spot
Jan29

The Pre-Start Sweet Spot

Feeling stressed just thinkin’ about Pre-Start? Well in addition to the fact that stressed spelt backwards is desserts (mind blown much?!), we’ve got a bunch of tips to make your Pre-Start journey easy-as-pie. (There we go talking about dessert again, but we promise that by the end of this guide you’ll want a slice of this yummy as building process all for yourself). Our Senior Pre-Starter – yep, it’s a real job –  &...

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Become a Coffee Connoisseur: How to Make the Perfect Cup of Coffee
Apr23

Become a Coffee Connoisseur: How to Make the Perfect Cup of Coffee

The recipe for making great coffee all boils down to (mind the pun) unplugging the automated coffee machine, throwing away the pre-made coffee mixes and roasting and grinding it right from scratch. If your goal is to discover full coffee flavours and aromas through high-quality specialty beans, then your automated home brewing system at home may be limiting you, as you can’t control the temperature of the water when it comes in...

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Smart Ways to Use Your Freezer Correctly
Apr17

Smart Ways to Use Your Freezer Correctly

The freezer is a powerhouse appliance that is most likely not being used to its full potential. Want some tips and ideas in utilising your freezer better? Read on How to use Your Freezer Correctly. 1. How your freezer preserves food Food breaks down over time thanks to micro-organisms and bacteria (unless a preservative is added). Whilst a refrigerator slows down the process of decay by cooling the environment so bacteria reproduce...

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Start Your Veggie Garden With Kitchen Scraps
Mar27

Start Your Veggie Garden With Kitchen Scraps

 It’s always nice to have a supply of fresh vegetables and herbs available around the house, and the best bit is don’t need your backyard garden set up to make a start with your veggie garden. With just a jar of water and some kitchen scraps you can start growing your very own vegetable garden, and it adds a great splash of green to your kitchen counters as well! So where do you start? Here are some of the most simple vege...

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