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The appeal of Housewifery on YouTube

I’ve talked about this many times before on this blog. If you are a long time follower, you will know that I enjoy cleaning, tidying and decluttering. I watch many cleaning videos for motivation and find them really interesting. Essentially, the format of such videos are very similar, the creators speed cleaning or decluttering their…… Continue reading The appeal of Housewifery on YouTube

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Oosouji

I’ve read that in Japan at the end of the year, people take part in “oosouji” or “big cleaning”. Post Christmas and New Year is the perfect time to do so as we all acquire too much and there is a build up of chores after two weeks of relaxing. The Chinese have a similar…… Continue reading Oosouji

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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 9 – A very hygge Party

Saturday we held a little hygge gathering in the apartment. Close friends came to celebrate before hubby and I head back to the UK for Christmas and New Year. To give them a true British experience, we had mince pies, bucks fizz and sausage rolls. Everyone left full and Merry, which was my MO. I’m…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 9 – A very hygge Party