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
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
Just a few snaps from my birthday dinner! Thank you to my amazing husband for my unicorn cake and special present. I love you! Thanks for reading!
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
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
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
Hello everyone! I was recently binge watching Christmas videos by a Youtuber Gemma Louise Miles who has a fantastic rose blush Christmas tree! Check out here videos here. Anyway, she has a serious of Christmas Gift Guides for various high street shops in the UK. Essentially, she gives really good stocking filler gift ideas, for…… Continue reading Intentional Christmas Gift Guide for Her