MYG: clean and tidy

We’ve been cleaning and tidying up our house, preparing for photos to be taken of it (we’re moving soon). After we’d done all the tidying up the agent called to postpone; given the rainy weather he thought it would be better to wait until a sunny day...

MYG: feline companionship

MYG stands for ‘mid-year gratitude’, which I’m doing each day this month. You can join me too – let me know what you’re grateful for today in the comments/social media. I know there was a cat photo yesterday, but Coco the youngest cat has been very affectionate today...

Halfway!

Hello Everyday Gratituders and welcome to the middle of the year! It’s a gorgeous sunny winter’s day here in Sydney, and I’m going to sit down with a hot cup of coffee and my diary to do my snapshot pages. I’ve heard from some diary users that they really look forward...

Habit forming and a gratitude cheer squad

Why is it so easy to form bad habits and can be so hard to form good ones? A lot of mine seem to centre around technology. Because I use it so much for my work, I end up having a lot of screen time. You would think at the end of the day, the last thing I’d want to do...

Schedule those pleasant events!

I just wrote this post on my other blog, The Bexfiles, and realised I probably should have written it here. Crossposting, hurrah!   I don’t want to get into that habit of posting so rarely that each post begins with an apology for not posting more. But hey. Here...

The plan

New Year’s Eve used to be my most dreaded date of the year (and I still feel a bit wibbly about it, if I’m honest). I never quite know what to do with myself, and part of me resents that you’re expected to have something organised, while another part...