Easy Hygge Tips For Autumn

Autumn has arrived here in New Zealand. The foliage is starting to change its color, and the temperature is starting to drop - not too much, but it’s definitely not summer anymore. While I mostly dislike gloomy days, there are easy ways to bring in some cosiness into our home. In comes hygge (pronounced as … Continue reading Easy Hygge Tips For Autumn

Home Cooking / Baking As A Form of Self-care

During the first trimester of my pregnancy, I depended heavily on fast food, takeaways, and Uber Eats. I would order almost every day. This was mainly because I had zero energy to cook, I lost my appetite, and there were only very few foods that I would eat - so yes, I allowed myself to … Continue reading Home Cooking / Baking As A Form of Self-care

How To Make Your Home A Place Of Rest

Whether you’re out having a busy day at work, or working from home, it’s nice to be able to relax and unwind at home after a tiring day. What makes a house a restful place? For me, it’s about being uncluttered, not too busy, light, and airy. Admittedly, this takes a little bit of discipline, … Continue reading How To Make Your Home A Place Of Rest

Spring Season: Getting Out Of Hibernation

"Spring will come and so will happiness. Hold on. Life will get warmer." - Anita Krizzan Finally, spring is here (at least in the southern hemisphere)! It can still be a bit chilly in New Zealand, but I’m starting to see some flower buds here and there. Winter isn’t my favorite season and I’m not … Continue reading Spring Season: Getting Out Of Hibernation

How To Make An Effective Grocery List (That You Won’t Forget To Bring)

We’ve all been there, in one point or another. We’re in the grocery because we need some eggs and milk. We pass by the snack aisle and there’s a buy 1 get 1 promo on the chips, so we get that. The pack of fizzy drinks is on sale too, of course we can use … Continue reading How To Make An Effective Grocery List (That You Won’t Forget To Bring)