This is something I saw quite a lot of last year, so I thought I would sit down and have a little think about what I want to achieve this year. Less about resolutions and more about what I want to work on to make 2019 a great year. This is what I came up with. Some are new but some are the things I want to keep doing too:
There are a few things that always make me feel festive. Picking the tree, booking our annual events and one even starts now (yes, this early!). The Smyths catalogue has arrived!! This is the time when I love to sit down with a cup of tea to see what will be potentially going on the Christmas lists this year.
Plastic free July is basically a month-long challenge to try and either cut plastic completely from your lives, significantly reduce your use of it or as a minimum to become more aware of their consumption. The idea is to become more mindful of the plastic we use and do what we can to do our bit. Governments may be (finally!) talking about it but at the end of the day, commerce is a consumer led industry therefore if all of us… Keep Reading
I’m not usually one to write about anything too personal on the blog but I’m trying to process something and I’m not sure how I feel about it. First of all, I’m a big girl at the moment. As in BIG. And I’m struggling to lose weight. I have been following a 1700 calorie diet for the past few months, though admittedly with a few cheat days along the way (can we all say EASTER!). Despite this though, I am… Keep Reading
You may have noticed that the amount of book reviews over the past months have increased, a little because of my 2018 book challenge but mainly quite simply because I am reading more. One thing I have started to be asked is how do I find the time to read. I haven’t found an extra 5 hours in the day, nor have I managed to freeze time. I haven’t given away a child or run away to find time to… Keep Reading