Monthly Archives: February 2017


What I have learnt from the Little Book of Hygge 26

The Little Book of Hygge, the Danish Way to Live Well, by Meik Wiking. Meik is the CEO of Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen. Denmark often tops the lists of the happiest country in the world and Meik argues that this is down to hygge.   What is Hygge? Hygge is about an atmosphere and an experience, rather than about things. It is about being with the people we love. A feeling of home. A feeling that we are safe, that we are shielded from the world and allow ourselves to let our guard down. Meik Wiking, The Little Book of […]

What I have learnt about Hygge from The Little Book of Hygge at Millys Guide.

Practicing gratitude is supposed to lead to happiness and a more positive attitude. Join in with Lauren at Millys Guide to share your #FridayFive - what five things are you grateful for?

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Gratitude is supposed to lead to happiness and a more positive attitude, so here’s my #FridayFive which are five things that I’m grateful for. Join in! What are you grateful for? I am grateful for my day off work on Monday. It’s been nice to have a four day week. I had a nice, relaxing day at home designing this new blog! I also had an opticians appointment on Monday and I am grateful that my eyes are good and I don’t need glasses. I’m also super grateful for the kindness of the optician and other staff in the shop who were so understanding when I felt […]


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Gratitude is supposed to lead to happiness and a more positive attitude, so here’s my #FridayFive which are five things that I’m grateful for. Join in! What are you grateful for? I’m grateful for the opportunity to get my nails done and have a hot stone massage. I found out that a new salon had opened up who needed case studies to have a hot stone massage. It was so good! The heat of the stones felt amazing. Apparently my shoulders have lots of knots in them and it felt really good on my back aswell. I want to start […]