Month: February 2024

Dancing his way to 100

Dancing his way to 100

It could be a happy marriage. It could be keeping active. It could be social time. But it is definitely an enjoyment of life that has contributed to the longevity of Phil McDonald who has just turned 99.

Hidden costs when buying a house

Hidden costs when buying a house

Beyond the initial purchase price, there are several costs that have the potential to catch buyers by surprise.

Super food growing to super sizes

Super food growing to super sizes

You may have noticed that blueberries at the local supermarket or the farmers market are getting bigger. The Guinness book of record is currently at 18.6 grams which is from a grower in Western Australia.

Positive power of pets on brain health

Positive power of pets on brain health

A new study has added to the building evidence that owning a pet has a positive effect on ageing.

City life link to dementia

City life link to dementia

People escaping the city to make a tree change could be making a wise decision for their long-term health.

Back-to-School Money Saving Tips

Back-to-School Money Saving Tips

With a new school year ahead, parents face the annual challenge of managing the costs but these practical tips will help ease the pressure without breaking the bank.

App aims to get families reading

App aims to get families reading

Beenleigh residents Mauricio and Edna Cassella and their five children would be lost without Logan Libraries.

Romance writers share the love

Romance writers share the love

If you thought true romance only happened in novels think again.