“I looooove you. I love you? I love you.” Standing in front of the mirror repeating three simple words couldn’t have felt more awkward. Or uncomfortable. You spend most of your life waiting to say those three words to someone else, yet you forget to say them to the most important person of all — . . .
Hygge. It’s everywhere. Some call it the new minimalism, others call it a new way to be mindful. And then there’s the marketers that tell us we can have a hyggelig living room or an entire hyggelig home. I even own The Little Book of Hygge: The Danish Way to Live Well. It’s easy to be confused about . . .
It was two years ago when I made my first real, or what I thought, was a real attempt at simplifying and decluttering. I thought, “I’m doing this minimalism thing. I crave simplicity. I can’t stand all this crap surrounding me. It’s gotta go.” So I dove in. Head first. Right into the deep end of . . .
For years, I went through a process of ‘I’m decluttering!/‘I need more!’. It was a merry go round of purging almost everything then buying it all back, and the sad side effect of it all was debt. At times, I stood before my closet staring incredulously at everything I owned, wondering where and . . .
Do you have a wise friend that's always inspiring you with new things? With her new approaches to living an amazing life? And lifting you up, inspiring you to be your best? Of course you do. She's your bestie. Your go to when you're in a pinch. So why not have a list of your "bestie" bloggers? . . .
It’s 2015. I’m wearing my “typical corporate uniform”, nervously twirling the lone Tiffany’s ring I wear, waiting for my boss to arrive. It’s time for my monthly one on one – corporate speak for “are you meeting your numbers and increasing our profits.” As I fidget and try to finish emails, I’m all . . .