Festive Season 2016 – For all things Festive

Festive Season 2016

It is almost the Festive Season 2016, that time of year when the end of another year seems to be hurtling towards us.  This year I’ve compiled my Festive Season Collection 2016 – for all things Festive.  These are posts all related to the Festive Season – some older posts, some new. You can save this link and revisit as… Read more »

Homyped ‘Murlena’ – Review Combining Casual Style and Comfort

Homyped Murlena

I recently reviewed the ‘Jirany’ sandal in the Homyped Spring/Summer 16 Collection.  I loved this sandal and enjoy wearing them in sunny weather as they really brighten up any outfit. If you missed the post just CLICK HERE to find out why I think they are fabulous. These days, my lifestyle is more casual than corporate wear.  Living in Queensland,… Read more »

Enjoying the Festive Season as a blended or extended family

Blended family Christmas

Christmas and the Festive Season is such a happy time, however, it can also be stressful with all the planning and the number of people we have to catch up with. Why not just relax and make a few changes to make this time of year more enjoyable? Enjoying the Festive Season as a blended family is not always easy…. Read more »

Embrace a Positive Body Image and be FREE

Embrace a positive body image

Recently I became a Body Image Movement Global Ambassador which I am very excited about.  If you missed my post you  can read about it by clicking on this link ‘I’m a Body Image Movement Global Ambassador’. Being an Ambassador is more than name only, I need to be passionate about the cause and to do this I needed to… Read more »

Forget New Year Resolutions Why You need a LIFE PLAN instead

Life Plan

We are almost finished another year and most of us start thinking about the New Year, what it will bring and of course – ‘New Year Resolutions’.  Last year I wrote a post about why I don’t make New Year Resolutions anymore and perhaps neither should you.  You can click here if you would like to hear why. I recently… Read more »

Over the Moon Link Up #51

over the Moon link up

Welcome to the Over The Moon Link Party #51   Welcome to the Over the Moon Link Party!  You can link up any family friendly posts without profanity. Have a post you want to give more reach? Need some comments or shares? Want a post that’s close to going viral takeoff like a rocket? Now is the time to link it up! We… Read more »

Easy DIY Budget Gift ideas for the Festive Season

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DIY Budget Gift Ideas

Buying gifts becomes more difficult each year, we can spend hours trying to find the ‘right’ gift.  I’ve compiled a quick list of ideas for the person who has everything and also to add a personal touch.  Some of the ideas are just putting together a gift basket or gift box full of treats.  If you want to really go… Read more »

Make Giving the heart of your Festive Season

GIVING

The Festive Season is always a time of celebration, family get-togethers, social catch ups and a whirl of activity.  It is so easy to become self-absorbed with our lives and the excitement of spending time with children, grandchildren and friends. However, there are those who are alone and perhaps forgotten at this time of year. They may be friends who… Read more »

Easy, Healthy and Delicious Coconut Milk and Chia Pudding

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Want to serve a dessert at your next dinner party that is not only delicious but a healthier alternative? My daughter recently gave me a recipe for Coconut Milk and Chia Pudding.  I don’t use Coconut Milk or Cream very often, if at all and so I decided to give the recipe a try. To be healthier, we use the… Read more »

Quick & Easy Festive Gift Ideas for Unexpected Guests

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The Festive Season is fast approaching and I don’t know about you, but I always seem to have someone visit with a gift that I wasn’t expecting. I hate not having something on hand in this scenario so these days I wrap a couple of extra gifts just in case. The Festive Season can be stressful enough so take the… Read more »