New Year’s Eve is the perfect excuse to put on your dancing heels, extra sparkly earrings and pop open a bottle of champagne – but why only celebrate one day of the year? Personally, I usually prefer to spend NYE at home with good food and even better company. Instead of putting lots of pressure on a specific day of the year, I think we should all learn to celebrate the now more often….
I have to admit, it has been a bit quiet here on the blog since Tuesday. That is because, like most other people, I have decided to stay away from my laptop for Christmas and did all those things I never have time for during the year. Slept in ’til 10 every day, had lazy breakfast with the family until noon, took long walks in the freezing cold, warmed up with coffee and cookies, drank too much wine at dinner and of course, ate way too much….
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It has been unusually quiet here on the blog this week. That’s because I feel like I have been everywhere, just not home or at my laptop. The past few weeks have involved so much traveling, and while it is totally a passion of mine to travel as much as possible and discover new places, I feel like I need to take a second to breath. To take a break. Obviously, there is a difference between spending a week in Miami with my boyfriend and traveling to various press days or speaking at conferences….
Sometimes the smallest things can feel like the biggest luxuries! For example coffee and breakfast in bed. It is something that doesn’t cost any extra money or require a lot of effort, but it is something I never do unless on vacation. There is something so luxurious about enjoying a hot cup of coffee while tucked in under the sheets and watching TV in bed (something else that we don’t do at home – no TV in the bedroom)….