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Home Alone for the Holidays: 7 great ways to enjoy yourself.

You are on your own for the holidays. You have invited no one and received no invitations. Maybe you are stuck in a foreign country on your own or maybe you have recently become single. Whatever your reason for being on your own, this time is to be thoroughly enjoyed. You can think of it as solitary confinement or you can have the time of … Continue reading Home Alone for the Holidays: 7 great ways to enjoy yourself.

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Holiday stress — 7 super easy ways to cope

The holidays are supposed to be a time of relaxation and enjoyment but somehow you can end up frazzled. Here are a few simple and easy tips to keep you relaxed : 1. “Attitude of Gratitude” Counting your blessings is one of the best antidotes to stress, whether holiday-induced or otherwise. You can get so caught up with the social and finncial pressures of the … Continue reading Holiday stress — 7 super easy ways to cope

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5 Ridiculously Simple Ways to Stay Clutter-free in the Holidays

Holiday clutter is a fact of life. The holidays are a time when people gather. Friends and family visit. Some even stay over. The problem is that when people gather, stuff gathers too. This can result in a lot of clutter and clutter tends to breed stress.  1. Deal with mail and packages as soon as they arrive This is easier said than done. Sometimes … Continue reading 5 Ridiculously Simple Ways to Stay Clutter-free in the Holidays

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Share Your World 14th Oct.

This an autumn edition of the Share Your World prompt created by Melanie, of sparksfromacombustiblemind : QUESTIONS: Why do we have such trouble telling our loved ones that we love them? Do you have that kind of communication issue with your loved ones? I think we tell our loved ones that we love them every day through the things that we do for them. It … Continue reading Share Your World 14th Oct.