A Millennial’s Weekly Cleaning Schedule

Over the past few weeks I’ve kept coming back to my 50s housewife week. Sure, the elaborate schedule was a bit over-the top, but there were lots of positives about it as well, and overall, I was really happy that week. I thought my house looked great, and I felt on top of life in…

The Two Types of Tidying

You’ve heard of Type 1 and Type 2 fun, but have you heard of Type 1 and Type 2 tidying? Possibly, possibly not, as I did just make up the terminology right now, but the ideas aren’t new. Let me take you on a journey.   You get home from work. You throw your coat…

I Lived Like A 1950s Housewife For A Week

I’ve been wanting to try this out for the past couple years, and I figured lockdown during Covid-19 was the perfect time: taking the rough schedule of a 50s housewife and seeing what living that life is like. Of course, life would have been different for everyone in this era, but I wanted to try…

7 things I learnt from Marie Kondo

I recently read Marie Kondo’s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying, and man was it life-changing. I’ve always loved tidying (well, that’s a lie, I’ve taken an interest in tidying because a messy house makes me unbelievably stressed, claustrophobic, and unable to do anything), and I’d previously watched her show. The book is something else though…

Really Easy Ways to Keep Your Kitchen Clean

Here are my top 5 tips for making your kitchen a bearable place to be in with absolute minimal effort. Seriously, each of these things takes seconds to do. I’m not suggesting this is enough – you need to of course do the standards (make sure the dishes are clean, throw old food away, occasionally…