emergency survival kit

The Top 15 Things to Pack in Your Emergency Survival Kit

Having an emergency survival kit ready for when you need to evacuate your home is important, as is keeping it on hand for when you need it quickly. As recent experience shows, severe weather, flooding, power outages and bushfires are becoming more and more frequent, impacting thousands across affected areas in the country. Having an…

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sheet thread count

Buying Bed Sheets: Does Sheet Thread Count Matter?

So it’s time to buy a new set of sheets, and naturally you want to balance cost with quality. And quality means higher sheet thread count, right?  Not necessarily.  There are other factors that contribute to the quality of your bed sheets, such as breathability, softness and comfort, not just thread count. So, what is…

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how often should you change bed sheets

How Often Should You Change Bed Sheets?

Your bed should be a haven for rest and peaceful slumber, but over time it can also become a haven for dirt, dust, bacteria, and fungus if your bedding isn’t changed often enough. But how often should you change bed sheets? Why you need to change your bed sheets Because we spend around a third…

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secret santa ideas

Secret Santa Ideas for Christmas Gift Giving

Secret Santa can be one of the most fun parts of Christmas, whether it be with family, friends or co-workers. It can also be one of the hardest parts, especially if you’re looking to be a bit more practical and generous with your Christmas gift ideas than the standard throw-away gizmo you can pick up…

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thread count

Understanding Thread Count

Most people assume a higher thread count means a superior product.  However, a lower thread count may be finished in a way to feel like it is a higher thread count. Thread count is just one of the factors used to determine the finest sheets for your kids. What is thread count? Basically, it’s the…

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