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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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Peninsula Afternoon Tea Review

Today I crossed off something from my “Thirty before thirty” list. I went to the world famous Peninsula hotel for afternoon tea! I was early and after sight seeing in Tsim Sha Tsui, I began queuing up at 1.45 and 2.30 I was seated. I had anticipated a wait. Bear in mind I went on…… Continue reading Peninsula Afternoon Tea Review

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DIY Vegan Fish and Chips

Here is how I made a quick vegan fish and chips at home. I achieved similar results to the typical British take away style. Firstly peel potatoes. I didn’t choose a specific type, I just used up what I had. Slice according to the size you want..I wanted thick hand cut chips style. If you’re…… Continue reading DIY Vegan Fish and Chips

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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 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