Make a ‘Memory Quilt’ From Your Kid’s Baby Clothes

Make a ‘Memory Quilt’ From Your Kid’s Baby Clothes

It is very difficult for me to say goodbye some of my favourite outfits my son wore as a baby or toddler. I have had no problem selling, handing down or donating any number of his old toys, puzzles or books over the years, but that little camouflage sleeper? Or…

Here’s How You Can Score an iPhone for Just $259 This Week

Here’s How You Can Score an iPhone for Just $259 This Week

If you’ve been looking to change phones but haven’t been in a financial position to invest in a new one, Coles’ latest announcement will definitely pique your interest.  From this Wednesday November 4th, Coles shoppers can pick up a recycled iPhone 7 during their weekly grocery shop. The supermarket giant…

How Did You Fare During Our Health Reset?

How Did You Fare During Our Health Reset?

This month, we challenged you to get your health in order, one small action at a time. If you followed along, you got up to date on your vaccines and checkups, put a little thought into meal planning, set up your bedtime and morning routines, and tweaked your home office…

Trick Your Kids into Eating Meals by Calling Them ‘Big Snacks’

Trick Your Kids into Eating Meals by Calling Them ‘Big Snacks’

My son is a person down to eat dinner basically at any point. It’s just before 10 a.m. as I write these words, and I bet he’d be game to eat dinner right now if I asked him. (He’d be surprised at the offer, but I’m almost certain that surprise…

How You Can Score A Macca’s Cheeseburger For 50c

How You Can Score A Macca’s Cheeseburger For 50c

Good news, junk food lovers and amateur hangover curers! McDonalds is bringing back the 30 Days 30 Deals promotion for the whole month of November. The offer kicks off with a 50c cheeseburger this Sunday, and the way to redeem it is pretty simple: Download the MyMaccas app on your…

Planhacker: Telstra Network’s Cheapest Sim-Only Phone Plans

Planhacker: Telstra Network’s Cheapest Sim-Only Phone Plans

Telstra is often referred to as Australian’s best mobile network, but that privilege typically comes at a price. However, Big T’s reputation as a premium provider doesn’t mean there aren’t a few more affordable ways to sidle onto an otherwise expensive network; there are now a number of MVNOs powered…

Can You Celebrate Your Personal Wins in Such a Shitty Year?

Can You Celebrate Your Personal Wins in Such a Shitty Year?

So far, 2020 has been a never-ending cycle of bad headlines and distressing news articles, the next arriving before you’ve even had a chance to process the one before it. Whether it’s an alert about another instance of police violence, an update on spiking cases of COVID-19, or the ceaseless…

How to Tell Which Fitness Influencers Are Worth Trusting

How to Tell Which Fitness Influencers Are Worth Trusting

Fitness Instagram, like every other place or population on earth, contains multitudes. There are athletes working their butts off, coaches promoting their business, models making a living. Not all of these people are legitimate fitness professionals, so if you look to Insta or YouTube for workout advice you need to…

Ask LH: How Long Can I Keep Cooked Chicken in the Fridge?

Ask LH: How Long Can I Keep Cooked Chicken in the Fridge?

‘How long can I keep cooked chicken in the fridge’ is a popular question we’ve been asked time and time again. This is why we’re resurfacing this article once again in case you’re still unsure. Because nobody wants food poisoning, especially as we head into the holiday season. Dear Lifehacker, I’ve…

Lacto-Ferment Fruits and Vegetables In Vacuum Bags

Lacto-Ferment Fruits and Vegetables In Vacuum Bags

A good pickle is a very pleasing thing, but branching out from fridge pickles can seem a little intimidating if you’ve never fermented anything before. But lacto-fermentation — which requires nothing but salt and an oxygen-free environment — is far more accessible than it sounds, especially if you have a…

Embrace Evil by Enabling Dark Mode in Every App

Embrace Evil by Enabling Dark Mode in Every App

If you love staring at the bright, white backgrounds in your various devices’ operating systems, this article is not for you. I can’t stand it, personally. I stare at enough screens during the day that switching over to dark mode is an almost indescribable relief on my eyes. Plus, it’s…

How to Use YouTube’s New App Gestures

How to Use YouTube’s New App Gestures

YouTube’s app on Android and iOS is getting some big updates to its video controls, including new gestures and rearranged overlay menus with shortcuts for toggling full-screen mode on and off, as well as other features. Once they’re available for you, here’s how you to find and take full advantage of…

You Need to Have Family Fire Drills at Home

You Need to Have Family Fire Drills at Home

It’s hard to keep track of all the things kids are missing out on right now by learning from home all (or most) of the time, from the social to the educational. One thing you might not have thought of, though, particularly for little kids: They’re not practicing all those…

How to Humblebrag Without Sounding Full of Yourself

How to Humblebrag Without Sounding Full of Yourself

This year’s been tough for everyone and it’s time to do our part and give back to the community. Raising awareness about a good deed, however, can easily become a shameless brag, especially in today’s hyper-connected social media culture. Lucky for you, there are a few ways to avoid getting…

The Best Apps to Download and Archive YouTube Videos

The Best Apps to Download and Archive YouTube Videos

In one of the more bizarre tech gambits in some time, the Recording Industry Association of America has taken the fight against digital piracy to an unexpected level: targeting an open-source program one might use to do something they shouldn’t online, regardless of whether the program can also be used…

You Can Finally Mute WhatsApp Conversations Forever

You Can Finally Mute WhatsApp Conversations Forever

Every chat service should provide, at minimum, three things: a way to mute conversations so your chatty friends never bother you again, a way to leave conversations without notifying the group that you have, and a way to keep active conversations from popping up at the top of your messages…