Staying Productive When Working From Home

A lot of us have been experiencing new ways of working in the past months due to lockdown restrictions. Working from home has replaced our daily commute, our face-to-face meetings, and how managers manage their team. You can basically work in your jammies all day. However, working in this new environment poses some challenges as … Continue reading Staying Productive When Working From Home

Feeling The Need to Achieve During Lockdown?

I was taking a look at our vision board and I suddenly thought, “Hmm.. we haven’t ticked anything off this year.” Of course, I felt a little bad afterwards. Thoughts like “what have you been doing?” came up. So yes, if my life was a TV series, it would be showing filler episodes right now … Continue reading Feeling The Need to Achieve During Lockdown?

Do I Still Practise Minimalism During Lockdown?

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?

Anniversary In Isolation

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

Thinking About When This Is All Over

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