As soon as some women fall pregnant, they rush out and buy every maternity item advertised. I tried hard to resist the urge as it doesn’t fit in with my cost per use, longevity beliefs.Read More
I was never one of those girls who dreamed about having children. Sure, I knew I wanted them at some point. But also knew that I wanted to live my life, have my independence and was too 'selfish' to give my time to a little person. Wow how time changes things.Read More
Clothing has the power to bring confidence and empowerment when one needs it most. Clothes have certainly been there for me when I have needed a pep-up, whether for an interview or a date. They can make one feel like the best version of themselves.Read More
I, like many others on the planet, was busy tidying in the first few days of the year. After watching a few episodes of Netflix’s Tidying Up with Marie Kondo, I was inspired to give my house a rehaul.
As a sustainability advocate, there is one thing about the KonMari method that I dislike. Kondo doesn’t talk about how to sustainably dispose of the items that no longer bring joy.
Here are my suggestions…Read More
Hygge, pronounced hoo-gah, is the Danish concept of cosiness and the feeling of contentment or well-being and togetherness.Read More
I have always been one for positive thinking and optimism in creating a happy life. Luck, hard work and good timing has worked in getting me to the places I have wanted to go but I also have followed the steps below which all have contributed in making my life a very happy one. I hope these points might help you too.Read More
Knitwear and cashmere are true investment pieces for the wardrobe and can last years if cared for correctly. To save both your wallet and the environment, here are the tips and tricks for caring for your knits.Read More
Follow these seven tips for easy entertaining.Read More
My financial resolution for the year is to rid myself of a credit card. If you save, you shouldn’t need one at all. I’m following Scott Pape, The Barefoot Investor's 5 simple tips to set myself free of credit card debt. Click through to find out what they are.Read More
And just like that we're striding into 2017...Read More
The holiday season is upon us. It's the time to relax at home and enjoy evenings with friends. Use the break to focus on the home and create a space that you love and want to entertain in.Read More
This Christmas I've attempted to buy well, purchasing gifts that are loved as well as useful to the receiver. Thankyou came to mind as the perfect gifts. Not only are they practical but 100% of the profits fund projects in disadvantaged areas. Everybody wins!Read More
There are so many benefits for keeping a journal, here are a few....Read More