Wardrobe Malfunction: Chuck it all out and start again?

Do you ever feel like chucking the whole contents of your wardrobe out and starting again? That’s exactly what I felt like doing on Saturday. Except I didn’t as that would be wasteful and I am not made of money. Maybe it was me feeling a bit out of sorts, that started my minor wardrobe…

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HAPPINESS PROJECT: LET THE SUN-SHRINE IN

One of the ideas that really captured my attention whilst reading Gretchen Rubin’s Happier At Home was the concept of “cultivating a shrine,” a shrine being a place in your home where a collection comes together; a place that enshrines passions and interests. Rubin’s shrines include shrines to her family (a Valentine’s Day photograph collection…

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SPRING CLEANING: HANDY TIPS TO SET STORE BY

I know, I know, I know. Skip to page 157 or thereabouts of The Magic Art of Tidying Up and it clearly says that fancy storage is the enemy. Fancy storage is the frenemy of those who cannot discard properly – it lulls you into a false sense of security. It pretends it is helping…

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SPRING CLEAN & DECLUTTER YOUR HOME: YOU KON-DO IT!

M, who in no way subscribes to self-help and indulges me sporadically more for a quiet life rather than anything else, refreshingly seemed to be taking the concept of “sparking joy” incredibly seriously. I was thrilled. He was on board. A moment later I felt his hand on my shoulder. “Hmm,” he said. “Does this…

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APRIL: CATCHING THE DECLUTTER BUG

When I was younger I used to make the same (pretty vague, subjective) New Year’s Resolution; to end the year in a better position than I started it. This was easy to monitor as I had specific, tangible objectives: get the grades I needed for university, get a degree, get a training contract with a…

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TREATS FOR THOSE OF US STILL HIBERNATING, THOSE EMERGING FROM WINTER’S COCOON & THOSE WHO ARE ALREADY OUT & ABOUT

Follow my blog with Bloglovin THE BEARS For those of us who are still retreating to their duvet and hibernating until spring L’AGENT BY AGENT PROVOCATEUR BRA ♥ YOLKE EYE MASK ♥  NEOM TRAVEL CANDLE IN HAPPINESS ♥ THE LAST KISS GOODBYE BY TASMINA PERRY ♥ YOLKE SLIPPERS ♥ REN MOROCCAN ROSE SUGAR BODY SCRUB ♥ CHARLOTTE TILBURY COTTON MAKE-UP BAG ♥ WARNER…

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