• Planning your Christmas Gifts today
    Crafts,  Lifestyle

    How to plan your Gifts for Christmas!

    HOW TO PLAN FOR YOUR CHRISTMAS GIFTS   It is now almost mid-November and we all need to get a head start on our Christmas shopping. I am usually one of those people who leave everything until the last minute. But I am trying (emphasis on the word ‘trying’) to be good and make a plan of what I will get and for whom this year.   Making a plan sounds simple but for others it may be hard. This is why I will share with you how I plan for my Christmas shopping in this post.   Ok so I guess some of you might be rolling their eyes…

  • Declutter made easy!

    30 Things to get rid of today!

    30 THINGS TO GET RID OF TODAY TO DECLUTTER YOUR HOME   De-cluttering seems like a huge task to all of us but it doesn’t have to be! We make it harder on ourselves as we get too attached to some items that we might not even need or use.   We are not used to getting rid of our material possessions, only buying and accumulating more stuff! That is how we should see these possessions as stuff, so we can become more detached to material goods. I am not saying go minimal but I am saying that there are a few things that we can all get rid of…

    Lifestyle,  Travel

    48 Hours in Sofia – The full Itinerary.

    The Capital of Bulgaria   Sofia is one of those cities that not many people want to see or even know about it, but I promise you it is well worth the visit. It has so much history and culture that you will be amazed.   Traveling has always been a dream of mine. Even as a child one of my dream jobs was to become a stewardess on a plane so I could travel the world. I thought it would be easier if my job allowed for this dream to happen. Well these were the thoughts and dreams of the child me!   What I mean to say is…

  • Lifestyle,  Travel

    Top 11 Things to do in Sofia – Bulgaria

    Traveling to Sofia   The capital city of Bulgaria, Sofia, has much more to offer than what people are led to believe. Sofia has a long and complicated history and has so many stories to tell you.   There are so many churches, mosques and the architecture is stunning. You can also see many buildings that are from the 19th century and during the Bulgarian revival when the country regained its independence.     Location of Sofia   Sofia is found in the western part of Bulgaria and is at the bottom of Vitosha Mountain.  Vitosha is known for its ski slopes, hikes and nature paths.  Sofia also has 4…

  • Lifestyle

    Inspiration for Home Decor

    INSPIRATION FOR OUR HOME DECOR FROM IKEA   I just love looking at the new home fashion even if I am not really looking for something in particular. I think we all want a few new items in the house every now and then to change up and refresh our home.   To be honest I am not a superficial person but I do like changing out a few home decorations with the change of season and now that summer is coming to an end (boohoo). So I want to try and make my home cozier for winter.     Where I get my inspiration from   Seeing as here…

  • Lifestyle

    Autum Decor Tips

      Autumn is here, even though here in Cyprus it still feels like summer I have already started to look at how to decorate my home accordingly.   I love to look on Pinterest, in catalogues and over the internet for inspiration to change up my home. I especially love IKEA catalogue which not only has amazing items but they give you great ideas too.   Autumn reminds me of warm red and orange colours, smells of cinnamon and citrus, nature and moreover the feeling of warmth. Accomplishing these smells and feelings through our home decor can all be done with only a few changes within your house.   Using…

  • How to host a beach party
    Lifestyle,  Travel

    How to Host a Beach Party

        BEACH PARTY – HOW TO HOST THE BEST BEACH PARTY EVER!   The best part of summer is the end of summer beach parties. The sand between your toes, the salty breeze while you’re relaxing on the beach taking it all in; that is the best feeling ever!   The wonderful sunshine and the warm summer nights make for a memorable beach party. Hosting a beach party can be very stressful so I would like to help you and give you a few pointers on how to host a beach party.   Before I get into the pointers you should know that there are two types of beach…

  • Lifestyle,  Travel

    Camping for beginners

    CAMPING TRIP   Camping is not for everyone. God knows that it is not for me. I never liked sleeping on the ground where there are creepy crawlies and hard surfaces. You could say that I am a princess, just like my hubby says (hahaha). I like to be in an air-conditioned/heated room with all my amenities to be clean and comfy.   So here is the thing though. My hubby LOVES camping and in the 15 years we have been together we have never been camping and he really does want to go camping. I thought it was time for me to try it out.   I had been…

  • Lifestyle

    The BEST Granola Recipe!

    The BEST Granola Recipe You’ll Ever Need   Don’t you just hate it when you search for something on the internet and you end up with so many results to choose from? You type in ‘easy granola recipes’ or ‘best granola recipes’, well I have found that perfect one for you so you don’t need to continue searching.   I have found the best granola recipe there is out there. It is easy, simple and you cannot go wrong with this recipe. Now before I get into details let me tell you how I came to find this recipe and why I loved it so much.       END…

  • Lifestyle

    9 Summer Essentials – Fashion Wish List!

    SUMMER ESSENTIALS – WISH LIST   Summer is here, but not for long! I know you all have already bought your summer essentials and you are either on your holiday or have already been on your holiday!   Well for me summer is almost gone here in Cyprus. (Check out some tips on what to know about Cyprus here). Only one more month left and then well, autumn will be here! Now saying this doesn’t mean our temperatures drop too much but it’s not really summer!   My Holiday   Honestly it is the first year in a long time that I have not actually enjoyed summer. I haven’t enjoyed…