LIFESTYLE

7-ways-to-avoid-winter-blues

7 WAYS TO AVOID WINTER BLUES

The mornings are dark and gloomy.  When I leave my day job, it’s pitch black and I finally gave in ...
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Less Stressful Mornings

HOW TO MAKE YOUR MORNINGS LESS STRESSFUL

“Morning is wonderful. Its only drawback is that it comes at such an inconvenient time of day.”  Glenn Cook, Sweet ...
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things I stopped buying to save money

THINGS I STOPPED BUYING TO SAVE MONEY

When I got the budgeting bug and started to look closely at where our money goes, apart from reducing our ...
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7 STEPS TO A HEALTHIER LIFESTYLE

We have passed the January goal making and promises regarding healthy eating and fitness regime.  I, for one, haven’t made ...
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5-TIPS-TO-AVOID-BURN-OUT

5 TIPS TO AVOID PRE-CHRISTMAS BURN OUT

December has been a busy month.  It’s only 11 sleeps ‘til Christmas…I have been running around like a headless chicken ...
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dinner-veg-sausage-bean-stew

DINNERS IN A HURRY #1 – VEG SAUSAGE AND BEAN STEW

Mid-week dinner time is very busy and chaotic in our household.  If I can, I cook the night before, have ...
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money saving tips

PRE-CHRISTMAS MONEY SAVING TIPS

The festive season is truly upon us and that means splurging on Christmas decorations, food, presents.  I am guilty of ...
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PRESENT IDEAS FOR A HUSBAND

[LAST MINUTE] PRESENT IDEAS FOR A HUSBAND

It was my husband's 35th birthday last week and instead of being very well-organised and crafting gifts at home with ...
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pasta bake, comfort food

COMFORTING CHICKEN PASTA BAKE

It's gotten so cold outside that I crave comfort food.  These days I cold consume copious amounts of soups, curries,  ...
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de-stress, relax

8 ways to de-stress

Weekend.  Time when we should feel relaxed.  However, with Christmas time looming to-do and to-buy lists are getting longer and ...
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