Inspiring Quotes for 2018

Happy New Year everyone! I thought I’d start 2018 on this blog with some lovely quotes to inspire you to look forward to the year ahead, and to be the best version of ‘you’ that you can be. Have a great day! XX. Nina. Advertisements

New Year’s Resolutions You Should Make for 2018

It’s almost time to wrap things up and say goodbye to 2017. And what a wonderful year it’s been. Full of laughter and good times with family and friends. Of course, there were tough times too. But we got through it, and that’s what matters. To set myself up for a good year, I’ve decided…

Create the Perfect Morning Routine

Having a consistent morning routine is important because it sets you up for the day, ensuring that you’re ready to tackle any challenges that arise and puts you in a good mood so that you look forward to waking up. A morning that is rushed is unlikely to result in a productive and focused day….

Summer Reading List

Reading has become one of my favourite pastimes and I can sometimes get swept away by an idea or story, forgetting to do anything else. The joy of reading is that it does you no harm, it only serves to fill you with knowledge and wonder. As far as I’m concerned, it’s time well spent….

13 Stress Relieving Activities

With the constant pressure we face in a fast-paced modern world, it’s often nice to take a break from it all, to relax and rejuvenate, and go back to our jobs feeling recharged. Here are some activities I find always puts me in relaxation mode: Knitting. There’s a reason your grandmother knits in her spare…

A Lesson in Self-Love (Plus 9 Ways to be Kind to Yourself)

I am constantly learning about myself and the world around me. One of the most important lessons I learned was how to love myself. I learned this lesson, not surprisingly, by failing to do so. And I’m still, at times, failing to do so. I believe that in order to find yourself, you do have…

For Your Birthday This Year, Renew Your Vows to Yourself

It seems the more we mature, the less importance we place on birthdays. Well, at least our own. But should it be less important? Maybe it’s the thought of getting older that has us feeling less enthusiastic when that birthday creeps up on us.