Brit McDowell

Lifestyle Specialist & Subject Matter Expert

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.

The Aussie Bakery Treats Every Traveller Must Try

Brit McDowell January 6, 2020 - 5 min read
bakery with staff and displays of bread and desserts

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!

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What to Do with Christmas Cards Post-Holidays

Brit McDowell December 23, 2019 - 4 min read
pile of christmas greeting cards

We’ve found 7 great ways to keep the kids occupied over the holidays, plus what to do with the ever growing pile of old Christmas cards you have in your drawers. Find out how to turn them into cute decorations.

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5 Simple Christmas Desserts to Wow the Whole Family

Brit McDowell December 20, 2019 - 3 min read
five indiviudal pavolvas with berrys and coulis on platter

If you need a fool-proof recipe that the whole family will enjoy this Christmas, look no further. We’ve found 5 delicious and simple dessert recipes that can easily be made ahead of time and will have everyone asking for seconds!

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Buying a used car? Learn how used car warranty works here!

Brit McDowell November 28, 2019 - 4 min read
blakc wolkswagen hatchback small car parked pon beach

When it comes to buying a second hand car, it is important to always make sure you choose one in good condition. luckily, it will come with a used car warranty. Here is our handy guide covering everything about warranties, and what to look for when buying a used car.

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5 Best Mexican Foods to Try, Other Than Tacos

Brit McDowell November 26, 2019 - 6 min read
Row of flour tortilla soft tacos filled with avocado and tomato with slices of lime

Next time you are in the mood for some Mexican food, why not visit a local Mexican restaurant for some authentic flavour? Here are the best side dishes, mains and desserts you need to try, plus find out about the different regional cuisines which make up Mexican cooking.

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