Tahnee-Jae Lopez-Vito

Tahnee-Jae Lopez-Vito Tahnee-Jae Lopez-Vito is a Canstar Blue journalist looking to make ‘cents’ of all things retail. She’s also passionate about making everyone’s day a little brighter, bringing light to as much good news and other useful tips and tricks when it comes to home & lifestyle. Armed with a Double Degree of Bachelor of Journalism and Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the Queensland University of Technology, Tahnee-Jae aims to help Aussies create better-informed decisions and avoid suffering costly disasters.


Benchtop Dishwaher Buying guide

Benchtop Dishwashers Buying Guide

Posted by January 21st 2022

It’s rare to find someone who enjoys washing the dishes by hand. Using a dishwasher not only takes the dirty work out of your evening but aims to save money and time. If you don’t …


Kmart Air Fryers Review

Posted by January 17th 2022

Does the Kmart air fryer really sizzle? Or do modest features make it a little underdone, especially compared to other affordable alternatives on the market? We take a look at the air fryers currently available, …


kmart steam mops review

Kmart Steam Mops Review

Posted by January 14th 2022

For a cleaning appliance that won’t clear out your wallet, it’s hard to beat Kmart where you can sweep up a steam cleaner for under $50. Meanwhile, steam mops from brands such as Bissell and …


woolworths nutri-grain peanut butter cereal

PSA: Woolies now sells peanut butter flavoured Nutri-Grain cereal

Posted by January 12th 2022

Kellogg’s is going ‘cereal-sly’ nuts with its latest creation, this time dipping its fingers into Bega’s recipe book to produce peanut butter flavoured Nutri-Grain. But hungry Aussies better scoop up a box quick, because it's …


Online Groceries

Where you can buy groceries online in Australia

Posted by January 12th 2022

There’s nothing worse than arriving home after a long hard day at work only to be faced with a can of tuna, three limes and a mouldy avocado staring back at you from the fridge. …


best fridge freezer temps

Fridge & freezer temperature guide

Posted by January 11th 2022

Keeping your fridge and freezer at the right temperature ensures your food is safe to eat. Find out more with Canstar Blue.



2021 Christmas & New Year trading hours

Your guide to 2021 Christmas & New Year trading hours

Posted by December 21st 2021

The silly season is already well underway for many Aussies with interstate travel back on the itinerary, so if you’re looking to stock up on food and party supplies – and cartons of beer (naturally) …


5 budget Christmas dessert ideas

Top 5 budget Christmas dessert ideas to impress your guests

Posted by December 20th 2021

Santa may have elves to help him prepare for Christmas, but many of us aren’t as lucky to find little helpers, especially when it comes to getting busy in the kitchen. But fret not, we’ve …


ALDI replaces plastic straws

ALDI ditches plastic straws on juice boxes as part of green plan

Posted by December 10th 2021

The school lunchbox is starting to look a little greener, with ALDI becoming the first supermarket in Australia to ditch plastic straws on poppers. This is part of the budget supermarket's wider plan to replace plastic …