Are you one of those people who have a number of items they only use on special occasions? You’re not alone! My home used to be full of such belongings, from clothes reserved for anniversaries and festivities, to fancy towels, tablecloths and sheets I only used for guests. Not anymore because I figured life isContinue reading
When you come to a certain age, celebrating your birthday doesn’t seem so fun anymore, especially not when you imagine or see all those candles weighing down on your birthday cake. I know mine have already started feeling like this, but I can’t say I’m not fond of parties, I love them and if there’sContinue reading
The advantages of essential oils have long been known to humanity, especially in antiquity when people from Egypt all the way to China and India used them for medicinal purposes, treating all sorts of aches and ailments, as well as relied on them for cosmetic and religious purposes. Throughout the following centuries, this dependence onContinue reading
As an expecting mother, you’ve probably been busy thinking about things such as which baby items to get as well as how you want to raise your child. One of those decisions you will need to make while still pregnant is whether you will breastfeed. If you’ve decided to breastfeed your baby, you will needContinue reading
Have you ever stopped what you were doing just to look at your plants? I have been doing exactly this these last few weeks, marvelling at my beautiful plants and even feeling proud of myself for how far I’ve gone with my gardening skills from being a serial plant killer some years before. There’s aContinue reading
If there is one thing we all have in common, it is the desire to be happy and satisfied in life. But, are we looking for happiness in the right place? According to Trynlay Rinpoche, an accomplished meditator, the real source of happiness lies in the clarity of thoughts. He explains that external factors canContinue reading
Growing up, each time I would think of being a mum I always saw myself with daughters yet God gifted me with two sons I love more than anything in the world. While I may not have the dream of daughter come true because life is already fun and messy enough with two boys, atContinue reading
If you’re a germophobe and you’re planning on having kids, I’ve got bad news for you: kids are always around germs! This means exactly what you’re thinking: there’s constantly the threat of colds and the flu.
Ah, weddings! I just love it when some friend of mine asks for my help with the decoration. What’s not to love about weddings anyway? I’m no wedding planner but when a friend asks, I can’t resist; They’re the happiest days in the lives of many, not just the bride and groom, days that weContinue reading
I love my new garden pots! Plants are always a great way to add some new accents and finishing touches in your home without breaking your bank given that nowadays nature is one of the key elements in freshening up the interior décor.