Who would have thought 2020 would be such a crazy year? There is just so much uncertainty and we’ve all been caught off-guard. Personally, I have been dealing with a lot of unknowns too, and it makes me feel uneasy. So I listed the things that are helping me through this time. Hopefully, it can … Continue reading What’s Helping Me Through This Time Of Uncertainty
First of all, well done New Zealand! That was a massive feat, having no active Covid-19 cases for weeks. This has allowed us to go down to Alert Level 1 - gathering and social distancing restrictions have been lifted, shops and restaurants are open, and people are going back to their places of work. I … Continue reading Going Back to (Almost) Normal
With the lockdown restrictions implemented in New Zealand, it’s quite easy to give in and go panic buying for groceries (remember the toilet paper frenzy?) I must admit, once the cases started going up, I was tempted to rush to the supermarket and stock up. Thankfully, we realised that most people would go to the … Continue reading Do I Still Practise Minimalism During Lockdown?
A couple of days ago, the Mister and I celebrated our wedding anniversary in isolation. Normally, we would have packed our bags and spent a couple of days somewhere we haven’t been to, trying out different food and going on some walks. But not this year. Instead we had a homemade rustic chocolate cake, some … Continue reading Anniversary In Isolation
We are at the halfway point of the level 4 lockdown restrictions in New Zealand (still unsure if this period will be extended or not). How are you doing so far? As we live our “new normal” lives, it got me thinking about when this is all over. What are the things in the “old … Continue reading Thinking About When This Is All Over