Sit on a public toilet they said……..yeah, nah!!

Sit on a public toilet they said……..yeah, nah!!

July 30, 2019

Most would agree that having to use a public toilet is something we have to do quite often, if not daily. Would we rather just go at home? Well obviously, but that’s not always possible.

When you do have to use one, you usually enter without thinking about how much you really hate to use them. Until of course you get a peek at the state of the toilets and all those bits of toilet paper lying on the floor, wet spots and dirty marks on the toilet seat.

 

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Keeping your family healthy this flu season.

Keeping your family healthy this flu season.

February 20, 2019

With the cooler months approaching and flu season knocking at your door there are some easy ways to help your family stay healthy this year.

Did you know the Influenza Virus can survive on a nonporous surface for 24-48 hours and Rhinovirus (the common cold) can survive up to 7 days? Noroviruses (the most common cause of gastroenteritis – hello diarrhoea and vomiting) can survive up to 12 days on surfaces such as carpets according to the World Health Organization (WHO).

So with that in mind what are the best ways to help prevent illness?

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The Essential Travel Checklist For Staying Healthy When Travelling

The Essential Travel Checklist For Staying Healthy When Travelling

December 14, 2018

Do you have travel plans these holidays? Plan ahead and be prepared so that your holiday is stress free, healthy and super organised so you can enjoy your long anticipated trip.

We all know how easy it is to get sick when travelling. Public transport is riddled with lots of germs and viruses due to the high use of surfaces and limited hygiene opportunities for travellers. Surfaces used frequently by the public like seat belts, toilets, buttons and touch screens provide an easy opportunity for germs to be transferred. The last thing you want when trying to enjoy your trip is a family gastro outbreak or the flu.

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TUSHON - MAKING MUM LIFE EASIER by @decorme_au

TUSHON - MAKING MUM LIFE EASIER by @decorme_au

March 05, 2018

When the opportunity came up to review the TUSHON product, I was intrigued with the whole concept and I was open to try anything to help me when heading out of the house. It put me in panic mode even thinking that I needed to leave the house with 3 year old twins and a bub, let alone the copious amounts of toilet trips that would come up. Anxiety levels at an all time high! Let's not talk about the amount of germs that would be on a public toilet. I would rather not think about it... 

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Is that baby chino or mini milkshake really worth it?

Is that baby chino or mini milkshake really worth it?

December 10, 2017

Bribing kids with a baby chino, hot chocolate or mini milkshake is every mum’s go to when trying to catch up with friends at a café or wanting 30 minutes break whilst at the shopping centre. However, its implications lead to every germophobe mums worst nightmare – a trip to a public toilet!

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The Races - What goes in, must come out!

The Races - What goes in, must come out!

November 02, 2017

Ah the races! Just the mention of it brings so much joy and anticipation of what is an exciting day out drinking champagne, eating delicious food whilst being frocked up feeling fabulous and enjoying the social buzz of a festive crowd.

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Hosting Mothers Group - It's a battlefield

Hosting Mothers Group - It's a battlefield

October 20, 2017

There comes a time in every new mums life when you finally join a mothers group. If you are lucky you all start at the same time, allowing new bonds to form naturally with an equal amount of anxiety shared amongst the group.

Now, some mums stress about how beautiful every other mums house is, how tidy it was, and what fantastic toys every other child seems to have. But no, these were not the things that filled my mind with dread.

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A TUSHON Tale - The idea for a premium disposable toilet seat cover

A TUSHON Tale - The idea for a premium disposable toilet seat cover

July 27, 2016

Caroline first came up with the idea for a premium disposable toilet seat
cover prior to 2010, as she had three young preschool and primary school
aged children and like many other females, was worried about the germs she
and her family could catch while using public toilets. Caroline was frustrated
that the daily use of public toilet facilities with her children caused her stress
and affected the time she spent with her children.

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Toilet Hygiene - The Facts.

Toilet Hygiene - The Facts.

June 02, 2016

Women and mothers with young children frequently use public toilet facilities during their visits to restaurants, shopping centres, cafes, parks, gyms, sporting fields, airports, hotels and on aircraft during travel. In fact 98% of Australian women need to use public toilets several times a week and most mothers use public toilets with their young children daily.

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