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.

Are ALDI meal kits worth it?

Are ALDI Meal Kits Worth It?

Posted by May 4th 2021

With ALDI now selling its own meal kits for under $4, we can finally say goodbye to overpriced takeaway and hello to cheap and convenient cooking at home. The German supermarket’s meal kits come with …

Kmart Anko $89 coffee machine

Is the Kmart $89 coffee machine worth your grind?

Posted by April 21st 2021

If you love coffee and a bargain, you’ve perhaps pondered snagging Kmart’s cult $89 retro espresso coffee machine. The cut-price Anko coffee machine has garnered a lot of attention in recent times, with most online …

The Good Guys After Dark Sale 2021

After Dark Promo: 10-15% Off TVs, Fridges & Laundry

Posted by April 20th 2021

It's sale time at The Good Guys TONIGHT! Mark your calendars because the electronics retailer is running an After Dark Promo, slashing up to 15% off major appliances. The sale will run from 6pm Tuesday 20, …

Subway DoorDash 41 delivery

How To Get Free Subway Cookies & $1 Delivery On Fresh Subs

Posted by April 19th 2021

Looking to 'Eat Fresh' at home? Well, you're in luck because Subway is now offering $1 delivery on its entire menu range and free cookies via the DoorDash app.  The discounted $1 delivery fee will apply …

Travel deals Click Frenzy

Up To 25% Off Hotels & Travel In Click Frenzy Travel Sale

Posted by April 19th 2021

Looking to snag a budget staycation and support local tourism? Get your bags ready because Click Frenzy Travel is back with some domestic and international travel deals, including 25% off Aussie hotels and Virgin flights, plus …

Best Fireplace Heaters To Buy

Best Fireplace Heaters To Buy On a Budget

Posted by April 15th 2021

Do you enjoy the crackling sound of a fireplace but don’t have the time, money or space to fit one at your place? Fret not, there’s a solution – fireplace heaters! Below, we cover everything …

Win The New Vivo Y20s Smartphone*

Posted by May 4th 2021

This competition has now closed stay tuned for the announcement of the winner. Is it time to hang up your old phone? Canstar Blue has teamed up with Vivo to give you the chance to win …

Your Chance To Win The Ecovacs DEEBOT OZMO 920*

Posted by April 30th 2021

This competition has now closed, stay tuned for the announcement of the winner. Looking to keep a clean house every day and have more time for yourself? Sounds like you need a robot vacuum! And, you're in …

Best upholstery cleaners

Best Upholstery Cleaners for Curtains, Couches & Cars

Posted by April 7th 2021

Curtains, padded textiles and sofas can elevate your home décor, but we all know too well that removing stains, spills and dust from fibres in carpets, rugs, and upholstery can be tricky, if not seemingly …

Are Kmart toasters any good?

Are Kmart toasters any good?

Posted by March 31st 2021

Kmart is arguably the best shopping destination for all things trendy homewares and cheap and cheerful appliances, including a wide range of budget toasters. But, are Kmart toasters any good? Here’s the lowdown. Are Kmart toasters …