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  • Meat Lovers Stop Here

    Last year we attended the Sydney Meatstock Festival and well…. we LOVED it. It is the place where meat dreams are made. Everywhere you look around the show is something to do with meat; fresh meat, cooked meat, seasonings, BBQ’s, a cook off, beers, bands, happy people. It is impossible...
  • CatchOfTheDay launches Wine sales, but is there value?

    Today when we heard about the CatchOfTheDay launch of wine sales we got very excited. It has been a while since we made a purchase from this website however it certainly brings back great memories of the midday mad rush for the single deal per day they once had....
  • Headphones for the High Flyer

    We recently received a pair of the absolutely gorgeous Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9 headphones to review days before taking a 12 hour flight. The timing couldn’t have been better. B&O are very well known for their high quality sounding and high quality looking audio products. From in ear...
  • Seven ways to Make America Great Again

    Hey, I’m just an Aussie bloke who reckons we’ve got it pretty good here in the land down under – and I’m also pretty bloody lucky, I get to travel to all parts of the world.  Sure I get home sick, but it’s not just family I miss –...
  • Reasons Why Cheap Sunnies will Cost you

    With Aussies living well and truly through the summer season right now, the message around sun protection is always heard – apply the sunscreen and wear a hat. Wearing sunglasses sometimes comes in third or just isn’t mentioned. It should be mentioned more often and there is some real...
  • Protecting Your Wine Investment

    In Australia we produce sensational wine and we love to enjoy it. According to ABS data, in the years 2004 to 2008 we consumed on average 34 bottles of wine per person in Australia per year. If you’re buying and consuming 34 bottles of wine per year, are you...
  • The Scent of Football Greatness

    If you’re a famous somebody then there is a good chance you’ll be able to use your “personal brand” to create a scent. Paris Hilton, David Beckham and even Donald Trump has a perfume or cologne that you can wear. I mean, who doesn’t want to tell their date...
  • No Lounge access for Virgin Australia Gold Velocity flyers at Los Angeles LAX

    Tonight (in the US) is the last night Virgin Australia Velocity Gold Frequent flyers can access the Star Alliance lounge at Los Angeles’ LAX airport and it’s not going to be pretty....
  • New Whirlpool Appliance Represents 2017 Perfectly

    At CES in Las Vegas we experienced the internet of appliances. We spoke with Whirlpool who have app connected fridges, ovens, stoves, washing machines and now… a compost bin. The story behind the compost bin by Whirlpool represents a real shift into how a new product is introduced into...
  • Kids can Learn, Exercise and Stay Safe on an Indoor Exercise bike

    Today in Las Vegas we attended an event called Pepcom, while there we stumbled across what was initially a funny joke and became one of our favourite items from the show. Introducing the Fisher-Price Think & Learn Smart Cycle – which in our plain terms is an exercise bike...
  • The Perfect Glass of Wine, Every Time.

    In Las Vegas at CES we have found a new and improved version of the D-Vine from last year. D-Vine is a product that resembles the Nespresso model. Essentially, instead of coffee pods, you have single glass tubes of wine. Instead of a coffee machine that heats the water...
  • New Technology Comes to Cruising

    Reporting from Las Vegas, Carnival Corporation have announced a major overhaul in the guest experience onboard their cruise ships. The ships in question include Princess Cruises. We have written about cruising before but not from a technology perspective. Today we are absolutely thrilled to be able to. The new...
  • Snow, Burgers, Helicopters & Fast Cars: CES 2017 Daily Video #3

    So the show is about to kick off and we’re thinking “there’s some long days ahead” – with the boys all committing to crazy long hours of work I decided we should let the hair down and do something cool....
  • PicoBrew’s Freestyle is for the home master brewer

    The undisputed high tech king of the homebrew is PicoBrew. First shown off at a CES a fewyears back, PicoBrew has constantly evolved its products. From the Zymatic, to the Brewvana, to the Pico: the names have changed but the mission remains the same: a homebrew appliance that makes...
  • Things to do on a family trip to Tasmania

    When you decide to take a family holiday, sometimes the destination is chosen because of specific attractions, other times you just want to get away and hope to find the things to do once you get there.  For our family, it was a bit of both when we decided...
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