Aspects of Self-Care: The Physical Stuff

Self-care is hard to talk about when we umbrella it all into one big giant ball, don’t you think? As there are several aspects of self-care, talking about each aspect separately makes the most sense to me. The physical aspect of self-care probably the one harped on about most. I’m not saying…

Reconnecting With Personal Style

Fashion and style is something that I’ve always had a love/hate relationship with. Thankfully, I’m pretty sure that I don’t want to be the next big fashion blogger or fashionista, so at least I don’t have the pressure of setting trends and looking on point all the bloody time. Like many of…

A Few Personal Goals For the Year Ahead

Resolutions smesolutions. Making new year’s resolutions has been out of fashion for at least a couple of years now, haven’t they? Goals have been the big thing since then and although they still get the occasional eye roll from those of us, goals are actually super important. I’ve lived without goals for a long time (mostly…

18 Low-Pressure Things to Do on New Year’s Day

When waking up on the first day of a new year, the pressure to start all of those new habits you were banging on about at last night’s NYE party feels painfully real. Talking about doing the thing is no longer good enough, it’s officially time to go and do the thing. That’s what we’re told…

2017 in Photos

It’s been a year. I kind of don’t want to put a positive or negative spin on it – because it’s been an outstanding mix of both. I nearly did one of those best bit round-ups as my final post of 2017, but after struggling to find the words to sum it…

The Present For People Impossible to Buy For

We all have those people in our lives. The ones who have everything, need nothing or want things that are simply out of the questions. They might not want to be the fussy ones or the ones that we all pull our hair out over, but some people are just impossible to buy for. It’s a…

The 7 Games To Crack Out This Christmas Time

It’s not Christmas time if we don’t crack out every board game we’ve ever owned, is it? Throughout this month we’ve already had several nights of passive-aggressive playing and there is so much more to come. Board games and card games are necessary to a fun Christmas period and today I’m running you through some of…