Happy Tuesday from Copenhagen where it's Potato Week - the autumn break. A little light-hearted fun in today's YouTube video...remember these?! Were you a Brownie, Guide or Scout - then you probably have some of these merit badges. But can you name them all? Spoiler: I got a lot of them wrong, ha ha! Grab… Continue reading Do you remember these? My mind is a blank! Scout, Guide, Brownie merit badges…
In need of Monday motivation, or just some hygge inspiration? In today's YouTube video… Hygge home – what are we doing this week? An update on the Flylady October habit (paper clutter). A sneak peak of my cozy Christmas prep weekly worksheet plus a traditional Danish fall craft! Time for another hygge chat across the… Continue reading Hygge minimalist home, Danish fall tradition, cozy Christmas prep, Flylady!
Hygge home - what are we doing this week? The Flylady October habit is paper clutter - I'm sharing my paper clutter routine - how to turn it from something you dread, to something you will actually enjoy! Plus autumn vibes...apple cake, routines, minimalism! Oh, and I'm wearing my new Clothes Swap silk blouse! Time… Continue reading Hygge minimalist home – what to do this week? Flylady October habit: paper clutter!
Anyone else cleaning by candlelight tonight? Or are you overwhelmed with the state of your house and don't know where to start? Never fear, help is here! With a quick clean of the main traffic areas (NOT the whole house), you'll quickly be back on track! Set your timer and grab a glass of water.… Continue reading Cleaning by candlelight!
When I first moved to Scandinavia over 22 years ago, the winter blues hit me hard. The darkness descended over me like a blanket and was hard to shake off. Since then, I've learned a lot and no longer suffer from SAD (seasonal affective disorder)! In today's video, I'm sharing my easy plan to avoid… Continue reading Winter Blues, Seasonal Depression? My mental health and exercise plan!
With this simple - but effective - checklist you are GUARANTEED success! Even if you have previously been inconsistent with your routines, tried every checklist under the sun, and feel you never get things done... Morning, afternoon, evening - this checklist will work for you. What are your three essentials? Kids love having their own… Continue reading Printables! Routines checklists!
Happy Tuesday! Do you need a little motivation to get moving today? What to do this week! A bit of cleaning inspiration, a quick capsule wardrobe declutter and a makeover for my white Doc Marten boots, a brush-up on our daily routines. And lots of hygge chat! Let's go! It's going to be a good… Continue reading Clean home, capsule wardrobe declutter, hygge lifestyle, Flylady!
Here's the menu at Casa Copenhagen this week! If you haven't menu planned before: K.I.S.S. Keep it simple, Sweetie! I stick to trusted family favourites plus one "new" recipe. (No particular day assigned to our meals, we leave it flexible.) Danish boller i karry Spanish tortilla (potato omelet – a Basque friend taught me how to make… Continue reading What’s for dinner? Menu plan – 14 September 2022
Have your Routines become a chore? Are you tired of printing out lists or using apps and still not getting things checked off? In today's YouTube video I've got the solution! Perhaps you've been trying to use the same old routine for the past 10 years. Changed jobs, have a new baby in the house,… Continue reading Daily Routines – guaranteed success!
Autumn is definitely making its mark with chilly mornings and cobwebs everywhere, eek! Plus the nights are drawing in...so our menu this week is definitely heading towards "comfort food"! If you haven't menu planned before: K.I.S.S. Keep it simple, Sweetie! I stick to trusted family favourites plus one "new" recipe. (No particular day assigned to… Continue reading What’s for dinner? Menu plan – 8 September 2022
Happy Monday! 5-minute check-in with this week's plan. If you're not motivated, this will get you up and moving! Let's get the week off to a flying start - it's going to be a good one! https://youtu.be/2igvIGpivfQ This week's plan! Or perhaps you need a little more motivation and a helping hand? I'm here for… Continue reading This week’s plan! Clean house, hygge minimalism, Flylady
If you got caught up with life last week - it happens! - it's not too late to join me for a Reset! Can you give me 10 minutes a day, for 5 days? That's all it will take to turn things around if you're feeling overwhelmed with your home, are constantly tired from rushing… Continue reading Need a reset? It’s never too late! Ready, Set, September
How are you feeling today, what's the "temperature" of your home, yourself? Final day of our Ready Set September Reset Week! Our mission: a clean cozy home. But - most importantly - making self-care a priority! In today's YouTube video we're "taking our temperature" once again, I have a final Mission for you, plus I'm… Continue reading Final Day! Reset Week! Ready, Set, September
Happy 1st September and good morning from sunny (wonderful) Copenhagen! We are on Day Four of our Reset Week! Are you seeing changes in your mood and in your home? Thank you for all the fantastic music and app/podcast suggestions yesterday! All this week we are focusing on our Reset: making our homes clean and… Continue reading Day Four, Reset Week! Ready, Set, September
Woo hoo, it's Wednesday and Day Three of our Reset Week! Taking it one step at a time (I have a case of the Blahs right now so this is VERY relevant for me!) and working on making our homes clean and cozy, taking a few moments for self-care. Stop me if you've heard this… Continue reading Day Three: Ready, Set, September – Reset Week!