Bucket List Destinations & National Geographic Day

For over 130 years National Geographic Magazine has brought us a raw, inspirational and honest account of the planet and animals around the world via breathtaking photography and expert articles. This Sunday, January 27th, is National Geographic Day and it’s a great reason for us to reconnect with the world on our doorstep, as well…

Banish Those ‘Blue Monday’ Blues

The third Monday of every January is coined ‘Blue Monday’ as the shine of the New Year wears off and the reality of a dark and wintry January sets in. It’s no surprise we’re prone to feeling a little under the weather when the festivities of the Christmas holidays and New Year’s Eve celebrations are…

Tidy Desk, Tidy Mind

They saying goes, ‘tidy space, tidy mind’, and I couldn’t agree more. If you also struggle to find calm when chaos surrounds you, you’ll be pleased to know that today is National Clean Off Your Desk Day. Not only does it encourage an organised and clean working environment, but it’s also the perfect time to…

Houseplants: Turn Over a New Leaf

It’s National Houseplant Appreciation Day, which may seem like a strange thing to celebrate, but as our leafy green friends do wonders for our wellbeing I thought it was worth a quick mention. Our Instagram and Pinterest newsfeeds continue to be filled with beautiful interiors, and you can bet your bottom dollar there’s a Fiddle-Leaf-Fig,…

5 Benefits of Dry January

Whether you’re partial to a glass to unwind at the end of the day, letting loose at the weekends, or choosing a boozy accompaniment to your brunch with the girls, alcohol plays a part in many of our lives. Right now, an incredible 4.2million of us are one week into giving up the booze for…

Don’t Find Yourself, Design Yourself

The New Year brings with it renewed hope and possibilities for us all. It’s a time where, along with resolutions like improving our health or being kinder to ourselves, we also set intentions of crossing off big bucket list items in the name of pursuing our dreams. But what if we don’t know what those…