Could hygge reduce the stress of parenting?

As you know, I am a huge fan of hygge and have implemented many processes into my day to day life that reflect that way of thinking. I have bought and used so many candles over the last few months and make more time for family moments that bring us closer together. I’ve opened up my mind to that way of …

HyggeBox – Danish Cosiness In A Box

You’ll have guessed by now that I am more than a little obsessed with Danish living, more specifically the idea of hygge – that warm fuzzy feeling you get from different moments in life. Well, let me introduce you to HyggeBox, a monthly subscription service that brings you gorgeous hyggelig bits and bobs. I had one look at their website …

How To Bring Hygge Into Spring

One of my most popular posts at the moment is my post about hygge and the tips for creating a hyggelig lifestyle. The things is, many of the tips are more suited for the cold winter months and so aren’t particularly helpful as we move into spring. Most people associate hygge with cosy winter nights, snuggled under a blanket. But actually …

Have You Heard Of Hygge?

I love finding out about new trends and one that seems to be gaining momentum in the UK right now is hygge. It is not a new thing though, it is in fact something that the Danes have been practicing for years. Hygge, pronounced HUE-gah, hasn’t got a direct translation but is more a description of a feeling and way of …

The Origin of Halloween & How to Bring It Back

Inside: The new old reason we celebrate Halloween Every year we get dressed up in Halloween costumes, decorate the house with pumpkins and golden leaves and go out trick or treating. It is something I have done since I was little and it is something that mine love to do now.  But why do we do it?  I have actually …

Tuesday Ten: How to look after yourself this winter

I don’t know about you but I am more than ready for a little bit of warmth and sunshine now. My muscles actually ache from standing on the playground completely tensed up with the cold!  During the winter months, our bodies have to deal with a lot. From the physical aspect of cold winds blasting us in the face, to the …