March. It’s the start of spring! – The weather is starting to get better, nights are getting lighter, and there’s a general feeling of anticipation and new starts around. Its time to shake the winter off, and get moving again!
This week it’s back to decluttering rooms in the house – and this time the focus is on your main living room. Living rooms can attract lots of different clutter, general media and entertainment items being top of the list, not to mention home decor items as well – so to give some focus to […]
Being fit helps in so many ways – making housework and errands easier, being able to play with your children in the park for longer, and generally being around for as long as you can. So it makes sense to create a fitness routine that fits in with your life, and keeps you motivated.
How many greetings cards and presents do you buy each year? How many times do you have to run to the shops to grab a last minute gift or card? I have what seems like a never ending list, and while I love to send cards and gifts to people, sometimes it can feel quite […]
How are you going? We are a few weeks into the challenge now, and hopefully you can really begin to see a difference to your home. This week we are taking a break from rooms again and decluttering photos – another area of life that can get cluttered all too easily in all areas of […]
We all have a variety of wrapping supplies in our house, of that I have no doubt – but where do you keep it all? Today I wanted to look at how I recently created my own Gift Station to give you some hints and tips if you are thinking of getting this area of […]
Time is very short, and days can fly by without ever really achieving anything – or at least that’s how it feels. With this in mind I wanted to put together my top 10 list of habits that the most productive people use each and every day to improve productivity. After all, if you can […]
We have now gone through the kitchen and dining room, so the next place to declutter is the utility. Utilities can be a drop zone for all manner of household items, especially as they tend to be rooms tucked away at the back of the house so you can just close the door and forget […]
No matter how many posts I write on this blog, I don’t think I will ever run out of ideas! That’s how big the subject of creating a simpler home and life is – pretty much all encompassing. This got me thinking. Although I do have loads of future posts already in my head, what […]
I really do love Photo Books! – they are a great addition to a bookcase or a coffee table in your home and they allow access to your photos that could have long since been forgotten on your computer – so I thought it was about time I showed you how to create a Photo […]
Following on nicely from last weeks challenge, we are looking at decluttering food this week – hope you’re ready! Food can get out of control in a home, especially when you buy food in bulk that’s been on offer, so it’s important to regularly check that all the food you have is still in date, […]
I don’t do giveaways very often, but today I am teaming up with my sister site Style My House – and am really pleased to be able to offer you the chance to win some gorgeous items from a place that I have long since loved – Lettered and Lined.
Following on from January’s post last month, the next in this series is, of course, February! I have once again put together some ideas for what you can tackle this month to get you that little bit more organised.
Are you feeling a little less cluttered in your home now? I really hope so! – this week we are looking at the Kitchen and dining room – areas that can house all manner of clutter – whether it be gadgets we buy and never use, “best” stuff that never sees the light of day, […]
The life hack I want to share today solves the issue of being able to move furniture easily around a room when needed – and I hope that it helps you as much as it has me! Have you ever had the following issues….
I wanted to talk to you today about a simple shopping list system that we have in our house and how to get one sorted in your home that works for the whole family, saves time and effort, and is easy to use.
I hope that last weeks challenge got the ball rolling well for you, and that your hallway is now looking much more clutter free and manageable? This week we aren’t tackling a specific room, but instead getting to grips with one thing in the house that can be the most overwhelming – and that is […]
Following on from part 1 earlier this week, here’s the second and final installment of organising tips for you to take a look at. As with the other set, there are LOADS here, so feel free to have a read and see which ones take your fancy first. Getting organised is all about doing what […]