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

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)

Tips To Stay Cosy At Home This Winter

Temperatures are dropping here in the southern hemisphere. While I am not particularly a fan (honestly, I am just not made for the cold weather), there are some things we can do to feel cosier this winter. With us spending a lot of time at home nowadays, here are some things that I do to … Continue reading Tips To Stay Cosy At Home This Winter

Getting Ready For Spring

It’s that time of the year when spring is just around the corner. The flowers are starting to bloom, but it’s not quite warm just yet. Thankfully, we don’t need to deal with snow during winter here in Auckland. But I am sooo ready for longer daylight already!  Honestly, we’re pretty new at this spring … Continue reading Getting Ready For Spring

Our Cheap Life Upgrades

As a frugal minimalist, I try my best to make every purchase count. The stuff that enters our home should be either useful or beautiful. Over the past months, we have been intentionally purchasing a few things that have improved our everyday lives. Now, these aren’t expensive or high-tech stuff (simple living, right?), but we … Continue reading Our Cheap Life Upgrades