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Home made stories, lifestyle tips and hacks, lists of curated links, and an occasional music playlist meant for your leisure.

Flower bouquets for sale outside of flower shop in West End London.

Fun Reading 01.12

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Hi there! This week has been extremely slow or so it seems but it’s coming to an end…YAY! I’ll try to get a little extra sleep on the weekend and…

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A neon sign on an exposed brick wall saying you are what you listen to.

My Latest Music Playlist :: 2017 Reflections

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Music is probably our dearest old friend. Can you imagine a life without it? I certainly can’t! Music has always helped me clear my mind, lift my spirits, heal my…

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An advent's wreath next to two nutcrackers on a dining table.

Fun Reading 12.22

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It’s 2+1 days left to Christmas and I can’t get over the fact how fast time flies! It’s been a year since I started blogging regularly and so I have…

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Fun Reading 12.15

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Nine days + 1 till Christmas! YES! I’m so excited that I can barely make myself type these words. The weekend is almost here and it’s a super special one…

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A Christmas wreath with pine cones and stars hanging from a wooden front door. Image by Elisabeth.

Fun Reading 12.8

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Well hello there! I just realized that this is the first of the last three fun reading posts before this year is out!! Suddenly, I’m feeling a little pressure to…

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A classic black wooden desk with a tanned leather swivel chair resting upon a deep red bukhara area rug. There's also a stack of books on the left with lit candles and a floor lamp on the right. A glass vase with flowers is on the desk along with a laptop and a newspaper. The background wall is dark gray.

Masculine Interior Decorating

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Over the years in my professional career, I have come to realize that a lot of men have a great sense of style (a lot more than I believed at…

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Fun Reading 12.1

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Unbelievable! It’s the first of December already! In Greece, every first of a month we wish everyone “Καλό Μήνα” or a “Good Month!” I hope most of you are in…

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Detail image of a Thanksgiving place setting with a small white pumpkin on a white china plate

Fun Reading 11.24

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It’s Thanksgiving for so many of you in the U.S. and so I wish you all a glorious time. Judging from some of the photos posted on your Facebook pages…

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A park during fall with lots of leaves on the ground.

Fun Reading 11.17

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Hi everyone! It’s Friday and guess what… I have rounded up some new links for fun reading. It’s been a long week with quite a lot of rain here in…

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A greenhouse with an array of planters on a working bench.

Fun Reading 11.10

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Boy, I don’t know about you what this has been an exhausting week for me. I need some quality sleep time! The good news are that this Wednesday I had…

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