Megan Birot

Megan Birot Megan Birot is a journalist at Canstar Blue, reporting on all things home and lifestyle. She uses the latest insights and market trends to help consumers make the right decision on home appliances and gadgets. Megan’s mission is to empower Australians to find a better deal on goods and products they rely on. When she’s not browsing magazines for the latest home décor and fitness trends, Megan likes to try different brunch spots around the city.

Kmart pie maker review - is it worth it?

Is the $29 Kmart pie maker worth it?

Posted by October 21st 2020

The Kmart pie maker has taken Aussie kitchens by storm and quite literally become a social media sensation, boasting its own dedicated private Facebook group with hundreds of thousands of followers to date, sharing recipes …

Bissell Crosswave Review

Is the Bissell Crosswave worth it?

Posted by October 2nd 2020

Bissell has been a reputed brand the world over for more than 140 years, even claimed to have supplied sweepers to Queen Victoria of England in the 1890s. Today, Bissell is still a sweeping force …

ALDI slinging a $99 pizza air fryer

Posted by October 2nd 2020

ALDI fans, mark Saturday, October 1o in your calendars. It's the day the discount supermarket will be selling a snazzy pizza air fryer in its Special Buys. And that's not even the best part. Its …

Woolworths price drop

Woolies drops prices on 140 popular buys

Posted by October 21st 2020

Christmas is less than 100 days away and Woolworths is gifting shoppers a small price drop on more than 140 grocery staples in the lead-up to the silly season. This includes discounts on various festive …

How to clean your oven

How to clean your oven from top to bottom

Posted by October 21st 2020

Let’s be honest, no one likes cleaning, and least of all when it’s time to give the oven a little TLC. It’s a chore easy to ignore, but leaving it too long can have dire …

Best ice cream makers

Top 10 Ice Cream Makers Under $200

Posted by October 21st 2020

It’s hard to beat the convenience of store-bought tub ice cream, although making your favourite frozen dessert at home is the way to go if you want to churn up some truly unique flavours (that …

Woolies end Ooshies promo early

Woolworths forced to end Disney+ ooshies promo early

Posted by October 21st 2020

Woolworths has made the surprise announcement it will end its Disney+ ooshies promotion this week due to 'unprecedented demand' for the collectable items. This applies to redemption on online orders only, except in Victoria. Shoppers …

Disney+ Ooshies ultra rare furry Ooshies

Woolworths releasing ‘ultra rare’ furry Disney+ ooshies

Posted by September 25th 2020

The Disney+ ooshies mania is set to ramp up, with Woolworths releasing a pair of 'ultra rare' collectables. The two rare furry Disney+ ooshies to collect are Thor (Marvel) and Baby Yoda (Star Wars), with only …

Survey Disney+ Ooshies

Disney+ collectables get Aussies spending more at Woolworths

Posted by September 25th 2020

Despite tightening household budgets, almost a third of Aussie families (31%) who are collecting Disney+ ooshies from Woolworths said they expect to spend more on groceries than normal during the promotion, new research from Canstar …