10 simple but really effective evening habits to add to your routine that will help you relax and unwind before bed. They will also help you prepare for the following day - an added bonus!. So, let's make life easier, and change it one step at a time - starting with this … [Read more...] about 10 EASY EVENING HABITS THAT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE – ONE DAY AT A TIME
Create your very own DIY Memory Jar for the New Year, and have a simple and quick way of capturing those special little moments as they crop up throughout the year. When you get to the end of the year, you will love looking back and reminiscing (or even read them when you need a … [Read more...] about DIY MEMORY JAR TO CAPTURE THOSE SPECIAL MOMENTS – INCL. FREE PRINTABLES
Collect this years memories together in a gorgeous free printable sheet to keep and look back at for years to come. Simply print out the memory sheet and fill it in. It's such an easy way of remembering the year, and I hope you love it! When you get to the end of the year it's … [Read more...] about THIS YEARS MEMORIES – A FREE PRINTABLE FOR THE END OF THE YEAR
How to create a backup plan that works - tips and ideas. If you woke up ill one day, would you be able to sort the kids / your home / your work / yourself? This backup plan will help you do just that - so let's get started and make EVERY part of your life that bit easier - even if you did … [Read more...] about WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF YOU FELL ILL? – WHY HAVING A BACKUP PLAN IS CRUCIAL
If you've ever wondered "How do I display my childrens art" then these 12 ideas will help. They give you creative, and easy ways to display your kids creations and can be used for inspiration in your own home to make a fantastic display - without it taking over every square … [Read more...] about 12 STYLISH & CREATIVE IDEAS TO DISPLAY KIDS ART (WITHOUT IT TAKING OVER YOUR HOME!)
Are you ready for the long school holidays? Have you worked out how you will get things done in the kids summer holidays - or are you planning on just doing your best and keeping your fingers crossed? Whether you work, have time booked off, or are at home - the holidays can be a tough time to … [Read more...] about THE EASIEST WAY TO GET THINGS DONE IN THE KIDS SUMMER HOLIDAYS – WITHOUT LOSING YOUR MIND!
When you have too much on your plate, the only thing you want to do is have a little ME TIME. If this seems too hard to even contemplate squeezing into your schedule, then think again!. Me time can help you in SO many ways, that you really can't afford to miss it out. It doesn't have to take loads … [Read more...] about 20 AMAZING ‘ME TIME’ IDEAS FOR INSPIRATION WHEN YOU NEED SOME TIME TO YOURSELF
A great collection of simple life quotes that will get you thinking about how living more simply is the right thing to do - for so many reasons! You're sure to find something that speaks to you, and makes life that bit easier... Ready for some quotes (if you've read this … [Read more...] about 5 MEANINGFUL SIMPLE LIFE QUOTES TO INSPIRE YOU (& THAT YOU’LL LOVE!)
Here are a few of my favourite ways to be healthier that I try to fit into my week as much as possible. They really do help keep my mind and my body well and able to face whatever comes my way - with ease (as much as possible, of course!). Try some of them for yourself and you'll see what I … [Read more...] about 13 EASY WAYS TO BE HEALTHIER (& HAPPIER) TO FACE WHATEVER LIFE THROWS AT YOU
Create a fitness drawer to organise your workout clothes with this easy step by step guide. Your workout gear will be simple to grab when you need it, and not mixed up with all your other clothes in your wardrobe. Perfect! My fitness clothes were a mess. It's one of those … [Read more...] about HOW TO CREATE A FITNESS CLOTHES DRAWER – A STEP BY STEP GUIDE
Sounds strange, doesn't it! Why on earth would you put your home to bed at night? Well - it's the absolutely best thing you can do for yourself each night - and this is the post where I explain why - so let's get started! First - let me describe a scenario for you … [Read more...] about WHY YOU SHOULD ALWAYS PUT YOUR HOME TO BED EACH NIGHT
If you're busy doing task after task to get your home and life sorted, then you may be feeling tired and a little unloved and under-appreciated. Why not reward yourself a little? It will give you some motivation, and a well earned treat. If you like the idea, here are 32 ideas to get you … [Read more...] about 32 BRILLIANT WAYS TO REWARD YOURSELF FOR A JOB WELL DONE
Things getting on top of you? Paper piles building? For a whole variety of reasons, this happens to us all, and when it does, it's crucial to get back on track asap. Sometimes all it takes is to step back from your day to day life and refocus - and that's what I'm talking about today. We all need to … [Read more...] about DO YOU NEED TO TAKE A DAY TO GET BACK ON TRACK?…
I've put together an amazing list of 31 ways to simplify life easily. Change your life little by little and make things easier for yourself. Find out more about ways to make life streamlined starting right now! One of the main things myself and ALL my friends seem to say is that we … [Read more...] about 31 AMAZING WAYS TO SIMPLIFY LIFE – STARTING RIGHT NOW
I have a confession to make. Every January I get my oven cleaned. By a professional. And it's the BEST MONEY I HAVE EVER SPENT! I talk a lot on this site about making life easier, and there's nothing easy about cleaning the oven as far as I'm concerned, so I'm happy to treat … [Read more...] about DO YOU FEEL THE NEED FOR A CLEANING FRENZY BEFORE GUESTS VISIT?
Do you have a bathroom schedule for your family? If you're tired of the stress of rushing around each morning then this is the post for you! Back to school is upon us, and with that can come a rush each morning to use the bathroom, get ready and leave the house in good time. It's the time of … [Read more...] about 6 TIPS TO CREATE THE PERFECT BATHROOM SCHEDULE – SO EVERYONE GETS A TURN!
So - you're sorted!. You've decluttered and organised things so that your home is supporting how you live, and your life is as easy as it can be. The question that I get asked a lot from readers at this stage is - "How can you keep it that way - How can you stay organised for life?" After all … [Read more...] about 9 AMAZINGLY EFFECTIVE WAYS TO STAY ORGANISED FOR LIFE
If you're struggling to find the motivation to start your Spring Cleaning this year - then you may want to look at the fact that cleaning can be HEALTHY for you as well. Who knew! I thought I'd share this infographic to show you just what I mean - and I hope you … [Read more...] about THE SECRET HEALTH BENEFITS OF SPRING CLEANING
If you've ever asked yourself " How do I start my morning well?" then you're in the right place! Adding some morning habits to your routine as soon as you wake up will literally change how you feel each morning - in a really positive way. After all, the habits you do every day can truly make or … [Read more...] about 25 EASY MORNING HABITS THAT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE – ONE MORNING AT A TIME
Some people will disagree with trying to get smaller children to help around the house. This time in their lives is for play, not for working - surely? Whilst I am in full agreement that play and fun should be top of the list - there's no reason why some chores can't be weaved into that fun … [Read more...] about 6 EASY WAYS TO GET SMALL CHILDREN TO HELP AROUND THE HOUSE – & WHY YOU SHOULD!