I don’t believe in time “management”. Every single person on this planet has the same number of nanoseconds in their day as every single other human being on this planet. So how come some are always complaining about not having enough time, and others just get on with it? We cannot “manage” time – we [...]
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November 29th, 2007 · 5 Comments
July 27th, 2007 · 4 Comments
Today begin looking at everything in your life in a new way. “Do I really love it? Do I really need it? Would I be better off without it?” Instead of buying and spending, save that money. Let your money work for you for a change. This is the beginning of laying new groundwork for [...]
June 4th, 2007 · 1 Comment
It isn’t so much the cooking, as the decision making process beforehand. Deciding what to cook for dinner. I find it hard to get inspired when I’ve had a busy day… cooking dinner becomes a chore, not a pleasure. And watching Nigella Feasts last night I was struck again by how sensual she makes the [...]
March 13th, 2007 · 7 Comments
Change is good… change is good… change is good! My new mantra. Half the kitchen was ripped out today. No oven, no microwave, no hotplates… dinner tonight is going to challenge my creativity! 3-minute noodles, anyone? Actually, have sandwich press – can do toasted sandwiches! I have never renovated a house I was living in [...]
October 23rd, 2006 · 3 Comments
The washing-machine-repair-man just left. Last week, the machine was making a rather nasty noise when spinning… and the next day after a load finished, there was a ‘smell’ in the laundry. When I opened the machine, I found a pair of knickers firmly melted to a t-shirt. And a big burn mark in the neck [...]
August 17th, 2005 · No Comments
In my post yesterday I talked about pothole #3 – Laundry. And I felt an additional discussion on this subject was warranted. That of ‘womans work’, delegation, family chore sharing et al. In my home, I do the washing. Strict divisions of labour. I wash, hang, and mostly it’s me that folds. Everyone puts away [...]
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