Brit McDowell is a Subject Matter Expert at Localsearch with a background in marketing, business and tourism management. Aside from her specialisation in technical processes, Brit is known for her green thumb and growing succulent collection, love of dogs (especially Dalmatians), eye for home interior and fervour for travel. Brit is also a Lifestyle Specialist on the Localsearch Blog and enjoys sharing her research and knowledge in home and gardening services, food, beauty and general lifestyle tips and tricks.
If you have trouble keeping houseplants alive, we have the blog for you. We cover everything from what kind of plants are best for beginners, tips to keep your plants healthy and our favourite low-maintenance indoor plants.
Whether you find yourself with a packet of pasta you are not familiar with or just want to switch up your dinners, here is a guide to different types of pasta and what dishes to use them in. Plus, we also have a simple and quick pasta recipe to try at home.
Want to keep warm, reduce your heating bills and keep your garden thriving throughout the cold winter months? Here are our 9 tips to get your house and garden ready for winter. Plus, we help you find a local roof repair specialist to help you with the job.
If you find yourself always ordering the same pizza or pasta at an Italian restaurant, we’ve found some amazing dishes to try. With everything from sharing dishes to big plates to have all to yourself, you’ll be sure to find a winner on this list.
Growing your own vegetables is not only easy, but it will help you save money on your grocery bills and you’ll never be short of fresh produce to cook with. Here are 7 vegetables that you can plant now.
If you are ready to beat the heat, an air conditioner is one of the easiest ways to cool down a room. We look into the portable air conditioner unit and weigh it up against the split system and ducted models.
Along with gyozas and sushi, ramen is an incredibly popular Japanese dish amongst Australians. We look into the origins of the dish, the many varieties to try and even give you some tips on how to properly eat ramen.
If you find that your houseplants have wilting leaves or seem to never bloom, why not try growing one of these low maintenance plants? We give you everything you need to know, including where to place them and how to care for them.
Traveling through Australia? With some of the best produce in the world, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Some of our most iconic and delicious treats can be found at a local bakery near you. Find out what foods you have to try!