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Blogmas Day 15 – Pre Christmas clean and packing

This morning was a very hygge morning spent doing yoga, a quick declutter and then a deep clean of the apartment. We will be leaving for the UK next week to spend time with family. So I don’t want to come back to a messy house! I’ve also packed and picked up a few remaining…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 15 – Pre Christmas clean and packing

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Blogmas Day 13- A gift for someone you don’t know well

Today I was very grateful to receive a lovely gift from a colleague. She is a lovely, cheerful lady who gifted me a beautiful Cath Kidston shopping bag. I want to get her a return gift, however don’t know her extremely well. In the end I did a bit of googling but could only find…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 13- A gift for someone you don’t know well

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Blogmas Day 6 – Party Prepping

We are having friends over this weekend for a small hygge gathering. I have been cleaning today to save time and sanity at the weekend. I’m trying to keep things simple after a busy week and just open some packets, despite watching Nigella all week! I have bought quite a lot of what I need…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 6 – Party Prepping

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Blogmas Day 3 – DIY Hygge Box

As part of my intention to give more intentional gifts, I was inspired to create a “Hygge Box” as inspired by the “hyggebox_gift” Instagram page. There are lots of beautiful gift boxes available or you can create your own. I decided to create my own with someone in mind. I included the following; comfy socks,…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 3 – DIY Hygge Box

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Intentional Gift Guide for Him

Last week I wrote an Intentional gift guide for Her. This week, as it’s my hubby’s birthday, I am writing one for “him”. Now my hubby is an extremely picky person who doesn’t really ask for much. However I’m still trying to pick up some practical items for him to celebrate his birthday. When I…… Continue reading Intentional Gift Guide for Him

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Halloween party and pot luck

This year I had a nice chilled out Halloween party at home. Friends bought food for sharing so it ended up being pot luck style. We watched corpse bride and the Adams family and played Uno. It was a very hygge evening and a well earned respite from our busy city lives. Let me know…… Continue reading Halloween party and pot luck