Clear your kitchen counter – best advice ever

You know those days when you clean and clear for hours but nothing ever looks tidy? Those days when the house is a bombsite, but by the time everything has been picked up and put away the house still doesn’t look like you have been cleaning for hours? The best advice I can give for this is to clear your counters. Continue reading

Enough

If you realize that you have enough, you are truly rich.

Lao Tzu​

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Posted by Becca K
25th February 2017

Decluttering – how to get started

table full of clutterI’m not going to lie. Decluttering is not easy.
But you know what? It can make you feel really good. Once you get started, throwing out the crap is so satisfying. Wonderfully, wonderfully satisfying. Worries diminish and anxieties reduce simply by getting rid of the stuff you don’t need. Sound magical? It is! Continue reading

Posted by Becca K
23rd February 2017

Is it a bargain?

A bargain isn't a bargain if it's something you don't need.

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Posted by Becca K
21st February 2017

Giving up the gym (OMG!)

Last week I gave up my gym membership.
Gulp.

Yep. I did. And it scares the hell out of me. Because I like the gym. I like it quite a lot. I don’t think I love it, but it’s familiar and predictable. And it’s been like a second home to me for many, many years.
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19th February 2017

Be different

Our journey towards having less has only just begun, but I am already struggling with one aspect; being different.
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14th February 2017

Feeling low? Ways to brighten your day

If you ever feel low or sad like I do, for seemingly no reason, it can be hard to get back on track. Feeling low drains my energy and my motivation. Although I force myself to do everything that is needed in a day, I get no enjoyment from completing tasks when I’m down. Very often all I want to do is just stop, rest and relax. But this is not always possible. Here are a few things that help me when I’m feeing down and despondent.
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12th February 2017

Let’s slow down

Tell me…when did being extra-busy become a virtue?

We are all just too darn busy. And what’s worse is we are all so proud of it too. Continue reading

Posted by Becca K
11th February 2017