For the first time since planning our emigration to Europe I am aware of a growing sense of ‘unease’. I don’t think it has to do with doubt or regret about our emigration plans. It actually started the other night when I received an email … Continue readingA sense of ‘unease’ is slowly creeping upon me!
Every time when I write about decluttering or clearing it seems to hit a nerve with many people. I wonder why that is. I suppose one reason could be that all of them have an enormous amount of clutter. They know they SHOULD do something … Continue readingWhat is your reason to NOT declutter?
This morning I realised I have less than two months in Australia. Time is going fast and until now I have felt in control. Since a couple of days though I have this niggle in my stomach. Decluttering takes time! Not so much as a … Continue readingMy time in Australia is slowly running out!
Once every year the Brisbane council facilitates kerbside collections in every suburb. During this collection you can dump large items you don’t want on your kerb. All the bits and pieces you have in your garage, cellar, under house, in your cupboards etc that are … Continue readingKerbside collections can be a fun way to recycle – up to a point!
Many, many years ago I spent 3 weeks backpacking through Tasmania. As I haven’t been since and my husband has never set foot on the island, we chose Hobart as the destination for our 30th anniversary trip this year. A weekend to Hobart The opinions … Continue readingWhy a weekend to Hobart is worth your time and money!
Our oldest child Yasmin announced yesterday that she has bought a ticket to Melbourne. Not for a trip but a one-way ticket to go and live there. Yasmin has been talking about it for a while but her buying this ticket seems so much more … Continue readingAs a parent when are you ever ready to let your child go?
By writing about a health dilemma I am facing and publishing it online, I seem to have ‘unleashed a beast’. My last article got a fair amount of reactions and they were all saying the same thing. Basically I have to face up to the fact that … Continue readingThis is why I seem to have unleashed a beast
I feel as if I am in control of a stressful ride. On the one hand I am in the middle of a hectic process to emigrate to Europe and on the other it feels like I am coasting. The good thing is that we … Continue readingHow to control ‘moving’ stress and enjoy the ride!
We are going to move to Europe later this year and we have decided to sell most things we own. As a matter of fact we have been letting go off stuff since Christmas. Some things have sold well and others took their time. It … Continue readingWould you rather be’ letting go’ of your stuff or taking it?
Let’s talk decluttering! One of the sins most households are guilty off is too much ‘clutter‘. With our impending move abroad we need to declutter our house and our lives over the next 6 months. Therefore I like to have a closer look at that … Continue readingToo much clutter – how to go about it?