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How to: Grow fruit and veg from kitchen scraps

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Food. We all need it - and it weighs heavy on the weekly budget. But what if I showed you how easy it is to grow your own -...

How To Gardening Hobbies Food
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9 days ago
(Pastimes)
It's so easy to arm-knit a chunky blanket in a weekend.

How to: Arm-knit a chunky blanket

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They are the must-haves of this year's cosy home design trend - big, chunky knitted wool blankets and throws.

Hobbies How To DIY
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23 days ago
(Pastimes)
Drizzle some maple syrup and your pancakes with bacon are good to go.

Mapled pancakes with organic bacon

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C'Mon! You know you want to try this US-style bacon-and-pancake sensation.

Cooking Food
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10 days ago
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Thoughtful ways to help the homeless over winter

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Five constructive ways to help the homeless over winter, without giving money.

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3 days ago
(Kindness)
This is all that was left of the large 24x20 slab of orange cake brought into the office.

Maxi's super-moist orange cake

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FAVOURITE FAMILY RECIPES: When life gives you winter oranges, make this gorgeously moist cake!

Cakes Winter Cooking Food
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5 days ago
(Epicure)
Sammy's no slouch when it comes to rattling cages.

Connect on YsPeople ... and make new friends

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This blogger may be shy, but that doesn't stop him connecting with our YsPeople community.

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3 months ago
(Pastimes)
This simple project will see you becoming the coolest grandparent/parent on the block.

How to: Make an LED fidget spinner for the teens

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Here's everything you need to build an LED fidget spinner - and become the coolest grandparent on the block.

Technology Hobbies DIY How To
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16 days ago
(Pastimes)
In need of a midlife beauty makeover that won't break the bank? Follow these tried and true tips for success.

15 budget-friendly makeup tips for middle age

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Who says you have to look any less gorgeous once you hit middle age? And it doesn't have to cost a fortune.

Ageing Beauty
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11 days ago
(Health & Beauty)
Ready, set .

Start blogging with YsPeople ... in 6 easy steps

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Want to broaden your audience - or just share your passion with our YsPeople community? Here's how!

Hobbies How To YsBlogger
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10 days ago
(Pastimes)
Wishing you and your family a safe and happy Easter.

From all of us at YsPeople, have a fabulous Easter

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We're hopping off for a few days to recharge and celebrate Easter ... as we hope you are, too!

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2 months ago
(Pastimes)
Take your salads to a new dimension with a hand-made champagne vinaigrette.

Champagne vinaigrette

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Lift your salads to a new dimension with this recipe for sublime champagne vinaigrette.

YsEpicure Cooking Food
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26 days ago
(Epicure)
Getting girls back to school in Vanuatu.

Help level the field for schoolgirls in Vanuatu

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In the first of our Aussie Charities Abroad series, we look at a CARE Australia crowdfunding campaign getting menstruating...

Vanuatu Support a Cause Kindness
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17 days ago
(Kindness)
Virgin coconut oil is just as beneficial to your dog's skin as it is yours.

6 reasons to give your dog coconut oil

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The health and beauty benefits of coconut oil are well-known for humans. But it's also a wonder tonic for your pets.

Pets Beauty Health Cooking Food
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25 days ago
(Health & Beauty)
Schapelle Corby, left, being pursued through Bali by the media.

Why the media's pursuit of mentally ill Schapelle is criminal

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EDITORIAL: Anyone who's experienced mental illness first-hand will agree the media frenzy over this woman's homecoming is...

Australia Mental Health Health
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28 days ago
(Headlines)

Spark the flames of passion with aphrodisiac food

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By Martin Eade/morsels.com.au .... Learn how your diet can give your love lift major lift.

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11 months ago
(Epicure)
People seem to be voting with their feet .

Are you up for the eye-gazing challenge?

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It's a phenomenon sweeping the globe, said to do wonders for relationships, sex, stutterers and anxiety sufferers.

Health Kindness Relationships
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About 2 months ago
(Love & Relationships)
Welcome to YsEpicure.

Welcome to YsEpicure, we're open for business

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Welcome to your new online foodie haven, ysepicure.com, where you can buy some of Australia's finest, most exclusive and unique...

Retail Cooking Wine Drink Food
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24 days ago
(Epicure)
Shame she didn't have a flame-thrower.

A drone at your window ... what would you do?

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Creep alert! You're home alone, going about your business and spot a drone lurking at your window.

Social Issues Property Technology
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4 months ago
(Pastimes)
NBN? You've got to joking, darling! Picture: iStock.

Have you got the NBN yet? Not bloody likely!

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The PM hasn't got it, NBN headquarters don't have it - and neither do we in the Perth CBD!

Politics Business Money Technology
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3 months ago
(Money & Business)
Easter Island.

World Heritage sites under climate threat

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Iconic tourists destinations such as Mt Everest, the Great Barrier Reef and Easter Island are being hard hit by changing...

Travel Climate Change
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About 1 year ago
(Travel)
Comedian Janelle Koenig is quiz master for the night.

Big laughs and trivia at feelgood food drive

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Winter is looming and Foodbank WA will have plenty of cold, hungry bellies to feed.

Western Australia Social Issues Support a Cause Food
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2 months ago
(Kindness)

Is Ben Cousins out of bounds in comedy?

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Was I being too sensitive when cult TV comedian Tom Gleeson tackled AFL golden boy Chris Judd in a one on one - using fallen...

TV AFL Sport
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2 months ago
(Entertainment & Culture)

Call to fight diabetes with obesity surgery

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Medical experts want gastric surgery as a standard treatment option to stem the global diabetes epidemic.

Health Diabetes Obesity
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About 1 year ago
(Health & Beauty)
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NBN: It's the Pauline Hanson of broadband networks

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It's always in the headlines and is under-delivering - that's your $50B National Broadband Network.

Australia Politics Technology
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3 months ago
(Money & Business)

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