My Morning Routine

There’s something about the stillness of the morning that has always soothed me. When I was in high school, I would wake up at 5:30 every morning. I would get dressed, head downstairs, make breakfast, and open the curtains, looking out at the majestic tree in my parents’ garden while…

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November Monthly Meal Plan

I’ve always found there to be a kind of quietness about November. It’s the last month we get before the festivity-filled days of December hit, and perhaps for that reason, it gets a little bit neglected. Still, it’s a month like any other, which meant that it was time I…

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Four Things

The last week has kind of been a whirlwind of things: of emotions, of stress, of trying to fit too many things into a twenty-four hour frame that doesn’t stretch quite the way I would want to, sometimes. Still, there are some things that have really brightened my mood, and…

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Autumn Reading List

As I mentioned in my 18 Before 2018 post which, as the name suggests, describes the 18 goals I want to achieve before 2018 draws to a close, I have been going through all of my books this year, in an attempt to weed out only those I love the most. I…

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5 Tips For Better Meal Planning

When I still lived at home, I would say I visited our local supermarket twice, maybe three times a month, to pick up little things here and there. But after I got married, I quickly realised our newly minted, two-person household required a far more regular kind of shopping schedule.…

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