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11 Ways to Start Saving

11 Ways to Start Saving

  A lot of us are looking for ways to save, but finding ourselves short on time. Honestly though this doesn’t have to be a roadblock. This article is going to overview just 11 simple ways (there are plenty more) to start saving quicker than you probably thought...
The 50-20-30 Rule

The 50-20-30 Rule

  A lot of people out there are trying to figure out how to get ahead right now, and there’s a lot of financial advice out there for anybody looking. One such popular piece of advice is the 50/20/30 rule. This article is going to overview what the rule is, and how to...

Curver – Home Storage Solutions

This week we’re reviewing a handy plastic storage solution from Curver, a leading International brand available in Australia. We all know how imperative it is to have good storage containers for the cupboard and fridge. Curver have excelled in their new range...
Andatech – Air Purifier

Andatech – Air Purifier

The people at Andatech, in Blackburn Victoria kindly sent us one of their Ionmax® Air Purifiers to test and review and we put it to the test in a variety of situations. The service and communication Andatech gave us was flawless, so that was a good start! Firstly, let...
Plantae Organic Skincare

Plantae Organic Skincare

New Zealanders, Carol Priest and her daughters Janelle, Jacinta and Fiona have created a lovely organic skincare range called Plantae, which is now available in Australia through http://chikii.com.au Today we’re reviewing their Rosehip Fruit Omega Rich Night Cream,...

Wooly Mates – Dryer Balls

Anna from Wooly Mates was generous enough to send us at Aussie Product Review their Wooly Mates Dryer Balls so that we could share our opinion with you. I was curious, because I had never heard of dryer balls before. I’m at a stage in my life where I want to...

Natures Sway Baby Hammock

  This week we have a special review from our friends in New Zealand, Nature's Sway! They kindly sent us one of their Organic Baby Hammocks to review. You can readily get their products sent to Australia so if you know an expecting mum who'd love one, pop over...

Smooth Canoes

This week we are reviewing the fabulous Body Lotion from Smooth Canoes! You know when you walk past someone and smell how fresh and clean they smell and you'd just love to ask them what the use? Well I've found out what – they must be wearing the...

Zaggora Hot Pants

Fold Over HotPants boost your calorie burn with ThermoFit Technology and a sleek new design. These HotPants that we received from Zaggora are a revolution for your workout. Zaggora’s signature fabric technology gets you hot, increasing calorie burn, but now a new,...

Global Kids Oz

This weeks review, the first for 2014, is a wonderful ‘Tracks’ game mat for children from a unique company, Global Kids Oz. Global Kids Oz is an information and resource rich website built on the foundation of a critical need for a more multicultural understanding...

Walls That Talk

Walls That Talk has a wonderful selection of wall decals for any room in your house. Their vinyl wall decals offer an easy, do-it-yourself decorating idea for your living spaces. You can easily create a fantastic feature-wall design, and when you want a change they...

Soupcan Stubby Holders

We didn’t have to go far to find a reviewer for this weeks review product, Stubby Holders from Soupcan. Soupcan are proud that they are one of the few Australian manufacturers of Stubby holders, who compete with offshore products. Their holders are made from premium...

Wilde Organics

Emerson from Wilde Organics has produced a wonderful product created from passion and motivation. E’lustorious Shea is a powerful, yet delicate mixture of unrefined raw shea butter and organic cold pressed coconut oil. E’lustorious Shea is specifically made for those...

Glow in the Dark Skeleton

A review for the kids this week from SMARTY ARTY – Glow-In-The-Dark Sand Art Skeletons! The kids will love making these for a Halloween treat! The kit comes complete with everything you need to make your own glow in the dark skeleton. Get ready for some bone rattling...

She-Tea

The creative, insightful and fun girls, Vanessa and Jodie from She-Tea sent us a few samples of their wonderfully different teas for us to try and review. Ah tea, you say, ho hum – well NO! The teas from She-Tea are definitely not your ‘run of the mill’ teas and...

Modko FLIP Litter box

The very trendy people from d&c Lifestyle kindly sent us one of their Flip Litter Boxes for us to review this week. We have two cats here at Aussie Product Review who were more than willing to do the review for us. d&c lifestyle have some wonderfully stylish...

GAIA Natural Skincare

GAIA is an Australian owned company that was established in 2002 by mum Michelle Vogrinec after her baby developed eczema at 8 weeks old. GAIA does not test on animals and their products do not contain any sulphates, petrochemicals, lanolin, paraben preservatives,...

Wotnot Baby Wipes

Don’t you love it when you find a product that’s not only good for the environment but for your baby’s skin as well? This week we reviewed the biodegradbale baby wipes from Australian company Wotnot. Wotnot have a wonderful range of organic products for you and your...

Bissell AirRAM

We were pretty excited about reviewing the Bissell AirRAM cordless vacuum here at Aussie Product Review because we all love to keep our homes clean with the least amount of effort and this vacuum looked like it would fit the bill. It didn’t disappoint either – when it...

Green Ant Toys

Polly Green is the director of Green Ant Toys and this week we are reviewing their Cardboard Gingerbread Playhouse. Believing that children develop from creative play, Green Ant Toys offer a large range to suit children from birth to over eight years. It’s a site that...

ProPlenish

  When the ProPlenish marine collagen arrived at Aussie Product Review I was a little excited. I love to try new beauty products and had heard about the effects of marine collagen before, so I new what to expect in results. ProPlenish has developed a product that...

Plug Mate

We love an all Australian product here at Aussie Product Review so we're excited to tell you this week about Plug Mate! This is a brand new product, invented by Matthew who got so sick of labourers using his tools and then ruining the plug pins. Sounds simple...

Master and Miss

This weeks review is from the gorgeous Liane Shannon, who is the brains and brawn behind Master and Miss. Her designs are unique, edgy and just beautiful for children. Master and Miss is a wonderful Australian company that not only sell 100% organic, Australian made...

Funky Elephant

Two entrepreneurial young mums, Reg and Barbara started Funky Elephant because they wanted to create something that would help their children, by not only keeping them entertained, but also by helping them learn and develop new skills. Their great Aussie business,...

Gumigem Australia

Catherine Jones from Melbourne had the great idea to bring into Australia the wonderful award winning teething jewellery from GUMIGEM ®. Her own children had a hard time teething and after searching the Internet she found these products from the UK that worked for her...

Miomee Nursery Humidifier

This week we bring you our review of the Tommee Tippee Miomee Nursery Humidifier. A humidifier is an appliance that increases the moisture (humidity) in the room. Some of the benefits to a humidifier is that they can help ease breathing difficulties, help with dry...

Opulessence Pillow

This is an exceptional review – not only are these pillows truly luxurious but Your support means so much. Opulessence™ luxury hotel pillows are exclusive to the Guide Dogs Association. All proceeds from your purchase go toward helping this worthwhile cause –...

Bags of Bliss

Babies are not guaranteed to come into this world right on time and even if they do will you have everything you need while you are in hospital to take care of yourself? The wonderful company, Bags of Bliss have taken the worry out of going into hospital and having...

Fertile Mind

  Todays review from www.fertilemind.com.au was a timely one indeed! Our reviewer gave birth and instantly got to review the great Aussie invention, The Milkbar Nursing Pillow. The pillow also served as a great support for her during late pregnancy. The Milkbar is a...

Personal Planner.com.au

The personal planner website is an easy step by step approach to creating your very own personal planner or notebook. With so many customisation options available you would never have to worry about creating 2 of the same planner or notebook! The personal planner is a...

Personalized Dummies and Bottle Labels

If you pop over to the Personalized Dummies and Bottle Labels website we are sure you will leave with something! 🙂 This fun and colourful website has cute personalised dummies and bottle labels, suitable colours for both boys and girls and there are other awesome...

Bags 4 Biz

  Bags 4 Biz is a small Aussie business that brings us handbags big on fashion! Not only does Bags 4 Biz give us the latest in fashionable handbags, they also offer us great quality and practicality on all their stock. 'Wow, I cannot believe I got to review this...

Pichlers Tiroler Gluhwein – Brew Bags

These Pichlers Tiroler Gluhwein, (pronounced gloo-vine), in brew bag form are fantastic!  Where as the syrup is for the masses so to speak, the individually packaged brew bags are for just that; individuals. While you can infuse an entire bottle of warmed wine with...

Master & Miss Organic Children’s Clothing

Master and Miss; designed and made in Australia from 100% organic cotton and you can be guaranteed all their products are of the upmost in quality. Master and Miss have a very elegant website which is easy to navigate around. Catering from size 0000 for babies to size...

UpDownSideKids

UpDownSideKids; once you see these unique products you will understand this clever business name {which has a cute little story to go with}. I think all the UpDownSideKids range just radiate ‘for kids’ in my point of view, but mostly would be the fact that...

Freestyla

Does you son want the One Direction hairstyle? Does your daughter have long hair which needs to be trimmed regularly? Men, women, children; we all need haircuts, but did you know there is one product out there that caters for all of us. For a short shave or long...

Pichler Tiroler Gluhwein – Syrup

  I think in most of Australia now we can feel the weather starting to change; basically it’s getting cold! This week we bring to you a delightfully warm drink that will help you achieve inner warmth and, in our opinion, is the best way to drink wine over the...

ProKlean – Home and Laundry Cleaning Products

We are excited this week to bring you another Australian Owned business with Australian Made products; ProKlean Home Cleaning and Laundry Products. We received the ProKlean ‘Trouble Shooters’ Pack which includes Breeze, a bathroom cleaner and Klean Off...

MummaBubba Teething Jewellery

  All my jewellery wearing stopped once I had my son but now I see it didn’t have to be that way! With an extensive range of gorgeous teething jewellery MummaBubba Jewellery will have Mums’ looking fabulously fashionable and their bubs quietly happy. The...

Ezyline

This week we have an Aussie invention that has completely revolutionised the way we hang out our laundry.  Ezyline is an ingenious product that requires no pegs to hang out the washing.  What makes this product extra special to us, is the fact that Ezyline is an...

Cakes & Bakes by Anna

  These are such a good idea to have handy in the fridge. I’m talking about the scrumptious Cookie Dough from Cakes and Bakes by Anna. We were sent two of their best sellers, (and we now know why they are so popular), traditional choc-chip and traditional butter...

Bamboo Bubby

This week we have a review product that will interest many parents, especially if your child suffers from eczema; it is the Bamboo Bubby Bag! There has been much effort put into the design of this ‘sleeping bag’ to ensure it is your child who receives all...

Cake 2 The Rescue

Do It Yourself Cake Kits What a fun and exciting business Cake 2 The Rescue is and this week we have reviewed two of their marvellous, and very helpful, Cake Rescue Kits. “I think these kits are ingenious! I am not a baker but I baked an awesome cake thanks...

BedNest

  ‘We had just moved into our house and I had some plans for the decorating, one was to have a beautiful sanctuary of a bedroom for myself and my husband. I found the perfect bedhead at BedNest and cheekily asked Nicky Line, the founder of BedNest, if she would...

Vapur Anti-Bottle

Vapur has revolutionised the water bottle and sequentially called itself The Anti-Bottle. This radical change of the water bottle has delivered great things. The Vapur® Anti-Bottle® is the ‘coolest’ and most functional reusable bottle around! 🙂 It is...

Moppet Poppet

  If your little girl has a favourite doll or teddy or you are looking for that perfect girly gift, you can’t go past Moppet Poppet! They carry a huge range of quality doll clothes that are focused on fashion trends and contemporary styling. The range Moppet...

Kiddie Concepts

With all our little ones in our Aussie Product Review family we had no shortages of reviewers for the Kiddie Concepts Adaptable Kiddie Bottle’s. I love this bottle! It would have saved me some money had I have known about it when my bub was born! Essentially,...

Since We Were Kids

Since We Were Kids has recently added two great new brands to their website, Moodeez and diapees & wipees, and we have been lucky enough to be given one of each to review. Moodeez bags are cute little purses to keep your female hygiene products in order. They are...

Pure Poppet

Now days, most of us are well aware of the negative impact chemicals, such as colourings and preservatives can have on our bodies. When it comes to our children I would say most of us are even more conscience of what we allow them to be lathered in, moisturised with...

Go Away, Mr Worrythoughts!

New Children’s Books Perfect for the ‘Little Worrier’ After some of her own experiences in life with her eldest son Bayley, Nicky Johnson, has written and self-published two highly successful and powerfully helpful children’s books; Go Away, Mr Worrythoughts!...

Laviol Organic

“I’m very excited about this Australian business Laviol Organic. I was so impressed by their products and the results they gave me I can’t wait to tell you all!” says Rashelle from Aussie Product Review during one of our meetings…. right before...

Kiddies Food Kutter

The knife that cuts food, not fingers! We bring you a wonderful product this week, Kiddies Food Kutter, a safe serrated knife suitable for children aged 2 and up. This product is a great starting point for your child to get familiar with a serrated knife at meal...

D’Entrecasteaux Natural Soaps

‘We are great believers in keeping it simple without compromising luxury.’ D’Entrecasteaux Natural Soaps are handmade in Tasmania and use 100% natural ingredients in all their soaps. You won’t find any synthetic fragrance, phthalates, parabens, sodium laurel...

BabyButton

BabyButton are all quality handmade baby items. We are reviewing a gorgeous BabyButton Breastfeeding Cover this week; however BabyButton sell more than just breastfeeding covers; there are also bibs, blankets and burp cloths and they are all made with beautiful...

Pure Bamboo

Now, if you didn’t pop over to the Pure Bamboo website last time we reviewed their products, (car deodorisers, spa pack & the pet soap), you must now! 🙂 They have a huge range of bamboo charcoal products which will help you energise, refresh and absorb...

Boutique Brands

Actor Tom Cruise playing ‘Maverick’ in Top Gun made aviators famous; now your baby and/or toddler can have his or her own pair of very cool aviator sunglasses thanks to Babiators. Boutique Brands is the great business which sent us an awesome pair of Black Ops...

Mum’s Lounge

The Shopping Network for Mums Having the pleasure to review the Mum’s Lounge website was not only interesting but the time seemed to slip away effortlessly while I browsed around the site. I found the site very ‘busy’ and full of all kinds of resources and...

Yellow Postie

The business we bring to you this week is Yellow Postie, “Australian Made and Australian Owned”; we love saying that here at Aussie Product Review. 🙂 Yellow Postie is an online greetings card website which allows you to personalise any of their card designs or create...

MIDA – Clothing for little Aussie blokes

Inspired by a little Aussie bloke, for little Aussie blokes.  New season wear has now come in at MIDA and we have some of their great new designs to show you. If your little boy loves colour, comfort and trains, he is going to love the new seasons wear. This is our...

Artistic Designs – Flights of Fancy

Just about all women love jewellery and we think we have found the most amazing jewellery you will ever see. Artistic designs – Flights of Fancy design and create a range of beautiful ‘butterfly jewellery’. You can get rings, pendants, bracelets and earrings,...

Skwirk Interative Learning

For the first time, Aussie Product Review will be reviewing a service, but I would describe Skwirk more as a community. Skwirk, pronounced school work quickly, is an interactive learning website. One of the great things about Skwirk is that all the content is...

Print It Yourself Invitations & Design

Christmas is just around the corner and Print It Yourself Invitations and Design has the perfect personalised Christmas photo cards for you to send out! Christmas party, birthday party or birth announcement plus more; Print It Yourself has all events and functions...

4MyEarth

Funky, stylish, unique products that help make a change. This week we have to share with you all some very cool and environmentally friendly products from 4MyEarth.  We received 3 different sizes of their reusable food wraps and pockets but what are they? These are an...

Pure Bamboo

You might recall this business name from a previous review, Pure Bamboo. They sell all things revitalising and natural; bamboo charcoal products that is. Bamboo charcoal is bamboo which has been put through a special heating process. Bamboo charcoal has powerful...

Tiny Little Elefants

Baby carriers are a great way of carrying your little bub and we think we have found a great one! Thanks to Tiny Little Elefants we now know about the Baby K’Tan Baby Carrier. Specifically, we received the Breeze Baby K’Tan Baby Carrier which is 50% breathable mesh...

Heartsong Creations

What a gorgeous business we introduce you to this week with a beautiful business name… Heartsong. Heartsong was started when the owner, Melinda, couldn’t find a truly special gift that was meaningful and reflected the ‘blessing from above’ that her friend had...

Ekin ~ Toddy Cloth

Ekin has bought to us Toddy Gear. What is Toddy Gear? The Toddy cloth is a functional and fashionable cloth to clean your screens and devices such as smart phones, laptops, TV’s, tablets, eyewear, digital cameras and even gaming devices. Grubby finger marks all over...

Jazslings Baby Slings

You can’t get any better than an Australian business which is Australian owned and operated and all their products are made in Australia to the highest quality. This business is Jazslings. Jazslings has designed a great range of baby slings which can be purchased in...

Baby Feet Designs

Our product for review this week is, Fabric Balloon Balls from Baby Feet Designs. Fabric Balloon Balls are fun coverings for balloons, which in essence turn the balloon into a ball. You simply push the deflated balloon through the button hole, blow up and tie off to...

Mida – Clothing for Little Aussie Blokes

If you have little boys; reading the following review is a must! We are reviewing a cute Owl Pyjama Set and also the Funky Fish Bucket Hat and matching Board Shorts from Mida. Mida is a clothing brand specialising in quality clothing for boys, 1 – 6 years of age. ‘My...

Dadda’s Blend Tooth Ease

As us parents know, one of the hardest times of being a parent is when your child is teething. It’s painful for our children and a sleepless experience for us parents. Well, we have found a great product to help us all out; Dadda’s Blend Tooth Ease. This product is a...

Cosima Skincare

Angela from Cosima Skincare has sent us some more of her beautiful natural skincare products to review this week. We received two of the Gentle Cleansing Milk, Hand and Nail Cream’s in lemon myrtle and rose and from the amazing Flawless range the Flawless Cream...

EcoWheat Organic Wheat Bags

This week we introduce to you EcoWheat Organic Wheat Bags who make Australian organic wheat bags including eye bags, children’s snuggle bags and traditional wheat bags. We are lucky enough to be reviewing three lovely eye treat bags. These beautiful wheat bags...

Pure Bamboo

Pure Bamboo has a great range of products for you to choose from and use to discover the amazing power of bamboo charcoal. What is bamboo charcoal I hear you asking? Well, bamboo charcoal is made up of pieces of bamboo and put through a special heating process. Bamboo...

Finlee and Me

Have you been over to Finlee and Me yet?… well, we suggest you do. They have a beautiful website which is full of very useful things for both mum and bub. Their products come from both Australia and overseas which creates a great variety for Finlee and Me but...

Babychic Designs – Enter the Competition

‘The Pram Organiser from Babychic Designs was an extremely practical and functional baby product which definitely helped me be more organised‘. Now this is one handy product at all pram owners should have! The Pram Organiser is an all-purpose carry pouch which hangs...

Kajita Candles

The aroma of Japanese Honeysuckle is filling my office and it is an absolutely gorgeous scent. I am lucky enough to be sitting here now typing this review while enjoying this beautiful product that we are reviewing, candles by Kajita. Just about all of our reviewers...

Sunhill Skin Essentials

This week we introduce to you Sunhill Skin Essentials, from which of whom we received three luxurious face creams for three of our reviewers to trial. A unique aspect to these great products is that Sunhill Skin Essentials run their own hobby goat farm, Sunhill Dairy...

Ethman ~ Jackson Reece Baby Wipes

Most parents with a baby or toddler would be using wipes to clean their little bottoms. Well, we have been given some ‘healthy’ wipes to review this week. When I say ‘healthy’ I mean more pure for the children and more positive for the environment. Thanks to Ethman we...

Curry Traders

‘The best curry I have ever tasted and I cooked it myself…… well with a little help from Curry Traders!’ I also have to agree, it was the best curry I have had and I cooked it myself too. 🙂  This is the great thing about Curry Traders they have made things...