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Ten Ways to Simplify Your Life

Ten Ways to Simplify Your Life

 People really underestimate the value of simplicity. Simplicity allows clarity to flow freely, makes it hard to hold on to worry, and all around helps us to feel more focused and better. Yet we spend so much of our lives complicating things for ourselves that one...
Excited about what you’re doing?

Excited about what you’re doing?

 I’ve been thinking a lot about what I’m doing lately, and asking myself an important question: do I like what I’m doing? Am I motivated by what I’m doing? What’s driving my current goals, what I need to do or what I WANT to do? These are the types of questions we...
7 Ways Millennials Can Start Saving

7 Ways Millennials Can Start Saving

Saving is something a lot of us aspire to, and less of us actually get around to doing. In saying that, it’s important to start saving, no matter what your current income level is. It’s easy to tell yourself you don’t have enough to save right now, but I bet if you...
BOOK: The Great Life Redesign

BOOK: The Great Life Redesign

Periodically I’d like to share the books I have read and have found useful in my life and recommend them to you. I’ve had this book for years and am constantly picking it up and flipping through it to my favourite passages. It’s a source of...
Is anxiety leading you to keep things you shouldn’t?

Is anxiety leading you to keep things you shouldn’t?

  We all get into having a bit too much stuff every now and then. It’s natural. But for some of us, hanging on to things and becoming attached to them holds a deeper significance. It means they’re having a fear or anxiety that’s actually driving that need to buy....
Gratitude: The answer to frustration

Gratitude: The answer to frustration

  Are you finding yourself frustrated a lot? Your kids, your home, your job, your technology… none of it seems to be going your way? There may be something you can do about it, even without changing the situations you’re in, and it involves changing the things you’re...
What you need to know about Capsule Wardrobes

What you need to know about Capsule Wardrobes

  Capsule wardrobes have become increasingly popular within the minimalist movement, and for good reason. The idea behind a capsule wardrobe is to create a wardrobe with a few timeless, never out of style pieces, and rely primarily on it when selecting outfits. When I...
You really do have all you need

You really do have all you need

  Read the phrase above. Think about how happy you’d be if you actually embraced the idea. Now think about your life. If you’re sitting on a computer, with an internet connection, chances are you’ve also got a roof above your head, clothing to cover your body, and...

Life Insurance

  You trust no one but yourself when it comes to providing the security and a comfortable life for your loved ones but what if you are not around or suffering from a critical illness?Would you be happy with the knowledge that your family will be provided and cared for...

Rubifresh Skincare

We’re very excited this week to review a lovely Australian business, Rubifresh Skincare. We were very impressed by their Anti-aging Moisturiser and the results we were having after using it for only a week! The Rubifresh vision was born out of a desire to...
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,...

Naturally Nature

The lovely Amanda from Naturally Nature was kind enough to send us a bottle of her Anti-Aging Night Serum. ENTER TO WIN YOUR OWN BOTTLE OF ANTI-AGING NIGHT SERUM BELOW Amanda is a true believer of the powers of aromatherapy and is a qualified aromatherapist. After...

Pretties Hair Ties

If you haven't already got yourself these hair ties you need to listen up because this fashion craze is taking off and Pretties Hair Ties have all the possible colours you could want! These cute, colourful hair ties are at the forefront of hair tie design. They...

Moana Organic Skin Care

  We received a sample sized selection of the new Moana organic skin care range that is now available in Australia to review this week from the lovely Annette from http://chikii.com.au The samples included: Cleansing Milk Moisturiser Oil Serum Instant Lifting Mask The...

Aromababy

We have been lucky enough this week to review some Aromababy products. You may have seen this Aussie business as it is stocked by many retailers, including selected Myer Stores, Terry White, Amcal and Guardian just to name a few. Aromababy was created by Melbourne...

BabyButton Nappy Wallet

BabyButton has kindly sent us one of their nappy wallets to review. Just the thing for the times you don't need to, or simply don't want to take the big nappy bag; a nappy wallet is the perfect answer. These nappy wallets by BabyButton have been made with...

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,...

Knotlace

Now this is a piece I would class as fashion forward! We were sent a gorgeous silver and gunmetal Original Knotlace to review. Nobody here at Aussie Product Review had seen an accessory like this before and we were all taken by it. We had a great time just looking at...

Tummy Tie

So you're pregnant and you are plodding along fine wearing your normal clothes…. that is until you reach 3 to 4 months. Your clothes are now just a little too tight on that modest baby bump which is making you feel quite uncomfortable especially when you are...

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...

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...

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,...

Alexami Cosmetics

Alenka from Alexami Cosmetics generously sent us her pure and natural skincare products from their Hydrabotanique collection to review this week. We received the Purifying Gentle Cleanser, Hydrating Toning Mist and 2 in 1 Hydrating Primer in a cute 3 pack and we also...

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...

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...

AbdoMend in Australia

It seems that you regularly know of or hear of someone whom is pregnant and it's always very exciting times. The reality of pregnancy and the birth, especially for first time mothers, can be quite a surprise though and can take quite a toll on the body....

BikiniBand – Chelsea Road

Chelsea Road have some very unique products on their website, of which we reviewed the BikiniBand. There is no longer ANY excuses for tan lines, {on your chest}, with this innovative product. A BikiniBand holds your top securely in place so you can untie your straps...

Facial Fresh

  Facial Fresh have an extensive range of Cloth Treatment Masks; whether you want your skin to feel soft and moisturised or your would prefer to opt for a firming, anti-aging collagen mask, Facial Fresh has what you are after and everything in-between. Aussie Product...

MumsDelivery

What a wonderful website MumsDelivery is! Think of this website as a resource for parents, a place where you can visit to get information on an assortment of topics and at the same time conveniently shop for products or services for either yourself or your children....

Bambooby Buddies

Bamboo breast pads for nursing mothers.   Firstly, don't you just love this business name, Bambooby Buddies! 🙂 Not only is it a funny play on words but it is totally appropriate to the business; selling bamboo breast pads. Bambooby Buddies business owner Tina...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

BellyCo Belly Wrap

Pregnant or just had a baby?… Well, you will be very interested in this review. The BellyCo Belly Wrap is a post pregnancy wrap which you use over you abdomen after giving birth. The wrap aims to support, flatten and help accelerate the healing process of your...

Easy Weddings Planning Folder

It was lucky we had a reviewer who had got engaged earlier this year so she could review this beautiful folder by Easy Weddings. The Easy Weddings Planning Folder has recently been released and it is the perfect wedding organiser for any bride-to-be. Weddings are very...

Cosima Skincare

For review this week are products by Cosima Skincare who have created a magnificent, unique range of 100% natural cleansers, creams and lotions. Cosima have a wholly natural product range that is set to revolutionise the natural skin care industry by using effective,...

Inner-B Mum Organiser

Inner-B has thought of everything that is needed in an organiser for a busy parent and has put it all together to create the Mum Organiser. As a mother, we all know how busy life is, juggling work, home and the family! Thankfully, the Mum Organiser is here to help....

You are my Future

You may remember in 2009 we reviewed Amanda Cole’s first self-published book ‘I Hate Cinderella’. Well, we are delighted to have been asked to review Amanda’s second book – You are my Future. You are my Future follows the story of Sierra Field in a snippet of...

Absolutely Gorgeous

We received a great range of products to review from Absolutely Gorgeous. We had to share these around with all our (female) team of reviewers because we all wanted to try these products. Absolutely Gorgeous is an Australian owned company who specialise in making...

Saponify

Sarah, the founder of Saponify had been suffering from dry skin and extreme eczema for years and after realizing her skin only responded well to natural products she developed her range of beautiful soaps. We have been lucky enough to review a range of Saponify’s...

KissKissHugHug

    Those girls from KissKissHugHug have done it again! Created a unique product that once you have it you wondered how you ever did without it! The Breastfeeding Pillow. The Breastfeeding Pillow takes the pressure off your back, gives you a very comfortable position...

KissKissHugHug

The myriad of testimonials praising the KissKissHugHug products on their website are well deserved and a good representation of the quality these products exude. Aussie Product Review received the Breastfeeding Cover in a funky design called ‘Disco Dots’...

Your Cheeky Monkey

“Your Cheeky Monkey sets its sights above being just an ordinary online store. Our mission is to create beautiful yet practical products, gifts & gift ideas for newborn babies through to Mums. Have a browse around for gorgeous gift packs, burp cloths,...

Homepeel

The lovely Jodie Culpin from Homepeel sent us her complete Green Herb Skin Peel to test and review a few weeks ago and we can now tell you all about the results! The process involves mixing the special mixture of green herbs which includes White Willow Bark (salicylic...

Bellybean Maternity Pillow

I am the lucky and much appreciative reviewer of the Bellybean Maternity Pillow. Being 7 months pregnant my little bub is starting to get heavy, especially when I am tossing and turning in bed. I can now feel the downward drag every time I roll over and not only is...

La Mav Organic Skin Care

  Australia’s first certified organic, anti-ageing skin care range formulated with 100% natural, chemical free ingredients. The beautiful Tarj Mavi, creator of La Mav Organic Science generously sent us a selection of her new skincare products to trial and...