Entries by The Meddler

Is there anything wrong with re-gifting?

The silly season is upon us, which means it’s about to be present chaos! We’re going to get into debt to buy presents, with the average Australian who celebrates Christmas spending around $670 on Christmas presents each year, according to Gumtree.

‘Tis the season for neighbours to be rude and rowdy

Over the weekend we had a little pre-Christmas staycation at the luxurious new family-friendly resort, The Ruby Collection. It was divine. But there was only one thing that wasn’t fabulous about our stay – and that was the other guests…

Private vs public school: debate rages on

“I would never send my kids to a state school,” the woman at the next basin over from me said to her hairdresser. “Not that there’s anything wrong with those schools,” she added smugly. “They’re just not for us.”