4 Simple Ways to Beat the January Blues

4 Simple Ways to Beat the January Blues

Winter in the Northern Hemisphere can be a tough one. In November and December, I tend to distract myself from the shorter days and longer nights by looking forward to Christmas and New Year, throwing myself physically and mentally into preparing, decorating my home...
Setting Goals for the House for 2019

Setting Goals for the House for 2019

While, as many of us do, I view January as a bit of a clean slate, I also think it’s probably one of the worst times of year for me to make concrete goals. I am definitely affected by SAD and the lack of sunlight really wreaks havoc on my mood, energy levels and...
A Quick Look Back Before Looking Forward

A Quick Look Back Before Looking Forward

And just like that, it’s 2019. I’m sure it’s a sign of getting older but these days, I feel like I blink and a year is gone. Do you remember when you were a kid and the summer break seemed to last forever? Yeah, distant memory having that feeling. So...
How to Prepare for Overnight Guests

How to Prepare for Overnight Guests

For as much of an introvert as I am, I really do enjoy having friends and family over to stay at our home. Part of it is that I feel a bit more in control of the situation (anxiety tends to rear it’s ugly head when I’m in more unfamiliar territory) and...

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