PURGE YOUR PURSE – 4 STEPS TO MINIMAL WALLET HEAVEN

PURGE YOUR PURSE – 4 STEPS TO MINIMAL WALLET HEAVEN

Ditch the loyalty cards I like loyalty cards but they take up loads of space in my wallet, give stores all sorts of information about my spending (or lack of it) and generally give me and my wallet a heavy, cluttered feeling. Sad face. Ditch ones you really don’t use or whose rewards are minimal and get yourself the new Stocard app. The app allows you to scan the millions of loyalty cards you have and keep them in one…

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4 TOOLS YOU NEED TO DECIDE YOUR WORD OF THE YEAR

4 TOOLS YOU NEED TO DECIDE YOUR WORD OF THE YEAR

Word of the year or theme of the year is the new kid on the block.  The acceptable face of New Year’s Resolutions (which we know don’t work), a holistic year round goal that puts a concept behind our thoughts and actions. I love it.  I also like to review at this time of the year and I couldn’t be without these 4 super goal-busting tools.   1 – Bullet Journal Grab yourself a Bullet Journal (or indeed any journal…

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Scarves at the ready – Our Autumn/Fall Capsule Wardrobe is out! Project 333

Scarves at the ready – Our Autumn/Fall Capsule Wardrobe is out! Project 333

If you’ve never done a Project 333 capsule wardrobe before – now is the time to try.  I could be here all day talking about how amazing this process is but you have to try it for yourself.  In short, I love it because : it is so easy to get ready in the morning it saves you money – not buying random items of clothing it is a creative experience Think it’s complicated – think again! Try my 5…

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HOW THE #LIVEMORECHALLENGE CHANGED MY LIFE – WEEK 2

HOW THE #LIVEMORECHALLENGE CHANGED MY LIFE – WEEK 2

Last week was so good.  The challenge really got me thinking.. here’s what happened in Week 2. Day 8 – Career and Spirituality – Work out what your passion is and reconnect/connect with spirituality Looking after Florence for the past two years has meant I’ve taken some time out from work.  I didn’t  totally love my last job, or the one before,  and I realised this was a big issue for me.  I want to put some wheels into motion…

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HOW THE #LIVEMORECHALLENGE CHANGED MY LIFE – WEEK 1

HOW THE #LIVEMORECHALLENGE CHANGED MY LIFE – WEEK 1

I’ve just finished Week 1 of Sarah Jenks’ #LiveMoreChallenge and what a blast I’ve had.  The challenge is all about doing little things to get you living more – as the hashtag suggests.  From wearing red lipstick to shaking your booty – this challenge does not disappoint.  The challenge is over now but this is an annual thing.  You can also search #LiveMoreChallenge on instagram, facebook or twitter and you can see what amazing stuff people have been doing.  This is…

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TOO MANY PHOTOGRAPHS ON YOUR PHONE? HOW TO SIMPLIFY

TOO MANY PHOTOGRAPHS ON YOUR PHONE? HOW TO SIMPLIFY

  I once stayed at this amazing hotel – it was proper lush! The rooms were simple yet grand, the courtyard where we ate dinner was sublime.  It was like a fairytale or a film – It was princess worthy.  The food was incredible and the breakfast was equally memorable.  It was during that memorable mid-bacon bite that I looked over to the next table.  To my surprise, and inner weird-awkward-ness, they were filming their breakfast (they’d even brought a…

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WHY REST MAKES YOU MORE PRODUCTIVE

WHY REST MAKES YOU MORE PRODUCTIVE

  This week life didn’t go the way I planned.  I was sick.  Whilst I didn’t want to down tools and just relax – I had to – illness does that to you. It took me a few days to really get into it (I was still trying to go to the Supermarket on day one) after a while I really learned to like rest.  It got me wondering why there was so much resistance to resting.  Why was being…

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