Google always goes to town when it comes to Christmas extras. The search engine giant has launched a Santa Tracker, which lets you follow Santa on his trip around the world, delivering presents. If you’re not a fan of Google, you can use another Santa Tracker. The North American Aerospace Defence Command (NORAD) has been following Father Christmas for the last 58 years. Head to
All Christmas trees are cute – the sight of any should bring a smile to your face. And there are many types: from the small prepackaged collapsible artificial trees which you can pick up for a dollar or two to the 9.5 ft high Chesapeake Christmas tree, pictured, that comes with 1500 pre-lit clear lights and a $500 price tag. If you feel even splashier this season you may consider the famous 20 ft Soo
January is a bad month for social services charity Barnardos. In the weeks following the annual Christmas spending binge, holiday hangovers start to kick in. It can be a highly stressful situation, says service manager Rachel Turner. “Kids are hungry, there’s no money. It’s pretty miserable.” Families are under pressure to provide a picture-perfect
A number of supermarkets are offering Christmas clubs where shoppers can either make deposits or purchase vouchers with an end goal of having some extra money at Christmas time. Unlike the infamous NZ hampers, the supermarket clubs let you choose what you want. In the Countdown and New World schemes, you can also earn One Card and Fly Buys points on your Christmas shopping. And some stores have special club events with promotional offers for
Beat together 3 egg whites, a pinch of salt and 2 dessertspoons of lukewarm water Then, add 1 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla essence 1 teaspoon of white vinegar. Beat all together and then pile it on to ungreased baking paper. Bake it at 120ºC for 1 1/2 hours. Turn the oven off, open the door and take out the pavlova once it has cooled. Voila a simple pavlova recipe made the New Zealand
There’s less than a month until Christmas and loads of towns have already got their trees and switched their festive street lights on. But when do you put your Christmas decorations up at home? Have you had them up for weeks, or do you wait until there’s just a few days left to go? And what’s your favourite bit? Is it the lights, the tree and tinsel, or something completely different? Maybe you don’t decorate
Playing in the background of every restaurant, store, and holiday party from now until December 25th will be of course Christmas carols/songs ranging from today’s newest top 40 artists to the classics. We have compiled 100 of the most popular Christmas carols for you to enjoy. 1 White Christmas Bing Crosby 2 The Chipmunk Song The Chipmunks 3 Rudolph, The Red Nosed Reindeer Gene Autry 4 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus Jimmy Boyd 5
A demon that i’m still not too sure about. They use fire attacks on you that can be deadly so watch out for that. They drop blaze rods. (im not sure how many.)
Tenancies are lawfully terminated either on expiry of the fixed-term or for periodic tenancies, upon the expiry of proper notice to terminate. When your tenant lets you know they want to terminate the tenancy, you should ask them for a written form of notice that records:
- they are giving you 21 days notice to terminate (for periodic tenancies only)
- their new address and new telephone number (so you can forward correspondence)
- their confirmation that
It is up to a landlord to insure their rental property against any damage, either through accident or otherwise. That insurance will usually be for the benefit of the landlord only. A tenant should arrange insurance to protect their contents and liability for damage to the landlord’s property.
Advice for landlords
- Make sure your insurance covers the premises and that the cover is for a rental property. The Residential Tenancies Act 1986 (RTA) requires
With a family to worry about and the uncertainty of the government supporting retirees in the future, many New Zealanders a asking the question, should I be saving for retirement? Personally, with the limited amount of dunds we have we are trying to grow our portfolio with a miz of investments (property and Kiwisaver included). Quite often, bonds, mutual funds and shares is mentioned but rarely do people mention becoming a landlord.
Pros and Cons
I’ve been told that the ground under my house is damp and that I should get a polythene moisture barrier installed so that the house is drier and easier to heat. Can I do this myself? Answer: Yes, First check your underfloor ventilation. If you have an open underfloor or “hit and miss” battens, there is probably plenty of airflow and little value in installing a moisture barrier. If your have a concrete ring foundation
How to Win New Zealand Lotto or the Lottery
Lottery numbers are randomly drawn. But randomly drawn numbers form patterns that can be tracked and used to our advantage. Having carefully analyzed all the drawings in past lotto results of more than 190 different lotto games worldwide, with histories going back as far as 1955, Gail Howard has verified the following incredibly simple rule: That which is MOST POSSIBLE happens MOST OFTEN. That which is
Whether you want to fly, spin or bait fish, the Tekapo/Twizel canals are rates as an easy fish but have proven great for beginners or family outings. Some people spin, some people fly fish, some people walk up and down with a Huhu grub on the end of a sinker and hook. My preference is to sit down, relax and enjoy the outstanding scenery. here is a simple rig we use for fishing.
Stuck trying to figure out that Trademe payment and what to do with a person that as sent you an account ending in 2 or 3 digits numbers. Here is the rule.. The last three (or two for some banks) show your account suffix. You can have several “Sub accounts” from one main account. If your account suffix has two numbers and you’re being asked for three, add a zero before it. For example, if your account
We know men are hard to shop for, that’s why we’ve rounded up these top gifts – ranging from fitness trackers to salmon curing kits. Need some gift ideas for what to get the man in your life? Whether you’re racking your brains over what Christmas present to get your beloved boyfriend, or wondering how you’ll find something your son will actually appreciate without it leaving you skint – don’t worry we’ve got it covered
Lottery numbers are randomly drawn. But randomly drawn numbers form patterns that can be tracked and used to our advantage. Having carefully analyzed all the drawings in past lotto results of more than 190 different lotto games worldwide, with histories going back as far as 1955, Gail Howard has verified the following incredibly simple rule: