A Spring Capsuling Update

It's snowing outside. Just flurries, but in the past couple of weeks we've had a semi-storm, a nor'easter and constant flurries. Not to mention the sub-zero temperatures more reminiscent of January than March. Despite daylight savings time making it lighter in the evenings, I am not feeling the 'spring' vibe. Needless to say, my wardrobe capsuling … Continue reading A Spring Capsuling Update


Goal Achieved

I achieved one of my goals yesterday. I hand-dyed my own yarn. I've been wanting to do this for a few years now but really had no clue how to do it. But after spending a few months immersing myself in podcasts and YouTube tutorials, I felt ready to take on the challenge. There was … Continue reading Goal Achieved

Prepping for Spring

It's snowy and cold on the Atlantic Coast as I write this and with the snow falling yet again spring feels a long way off. But in reality, given I need to save up a bit of quid, now is the perfect time to plan ahead for what I will be needing wardrobe wise. I … Continue reading Prepping for Spring

So This Is It

So this is it. My 50s. Day 1. Now, I don't want to jinx it, but I have to say - so far, so good. I'm weirdly excited about this decade. My 30s were great, my 40s awesome. I can't wait to see what the 50s bring. To celebrate, I decided to take the day … Continue reading So This Is It

Putting It Down on Paper

I find I work best when I track things. Not just the things that need to be done, but also the tasks that have been completed. Or haven't been, as sometimes is the case. My preferred method for this is my bullet journal, which I use for daily tasks, monthly planning, appointments, to dos, tracking habits, etc. I check … Continue reading Putting It Down on Paper