How To Stay Healthy For The Holidays… WITHOUT Depriving Yourself

Healthy Habits For The Holidays... WITHOUT Sacrifice | How To Stay Healthy Over The Festive Season

’Tis the season… of excess. Between eating and drinking more, and time off work meaning a lot of lazing around, healthy habits can take a bit of a hit around the holidays. I mean, who cares about calories when there are turkeys and mince pies to consume? But if you find that the over-indulgence leaves you feeling rotten for several days (or even weeks) afterwards, here are some simple tips to keep the pep in your step this festive season. More -> More ->

7 of the BEST Clutter-Free Gifts for KIDS

Clutter-Free Gifts for Kids | Gift Ideas for Children

Young kids are like cats – you can buy them the most expensive toy in the world and they’ll still get more enjoyment out of the box it came in. Go figure. So when you’ve run out of space to stash things, or you don’t want to burden someone else with more stuff, here are some great clutter-free gifts kids will love. More -> More ->

Book Nook: November 2019

November 2019 Book Nook | Book reviews | Goodreads reading challenge 2019

I’ll admit I read a few shorter books this month to bring me closer to my goal for the year. (In my defence, December is a crazy time of year in terms of workload so the more pressure I could take off myself in advance, the better.) But I also started plenty that I didn’t even bother finishing (something I’m learning to do more and more). And in all of that, there was only one shining star. More -> More ->

7 Ways To Jumpstart Your Day

I used to believe that if your day got off to a bad start, hey, it could only get better from there. Now that I’m a little older and wiser I know that your morning mood usually affects the rest of your day. If you wake feeling sorry for yourself, you’ll ride that self-pity train right on through. BUT if you wake feeling inspired and vibrant, you’ll take that positive energy all the way into your evening. So if a great day starts with a great morning, here are some ways to ensure you get it started on the right foot. More… More ->

Setting Yourself Up For A Stress-Free Season

Stress-free festivities – simplifying Christmas & gift giving

OK, I’ve held off talking about it as long as I can but Christmas is right around the corner. (Five weeks, folks. Just five weeks.) And if you want to be able to enjoy it, it helps to be prepared. So here are some really easy ways you can make it the least stressful one yet (well, since you were a kid anyway), including my super simple hack for finding great gifts. More -> More ->