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Printable January Calendar & Meal Planning Ideas

Printable January Calendar & Meal Planning Ideas

Here is your free printable calendar with January holidays for download. It includes some of the fun Holidays that I think are related to the craft nerd life, as well as any major Holidays this month. In addition, I will share up to eight ideas […]

Thanks for Joining in the CraftVent

Thanks for Joining in the CraftVent

As we approach the end of 2022, I just wanted to pop in to say thanks again for joining in with the CraftVent this year. it was such a lovely experience, and I really enjoyed the feeling of community and Hygge, I hope that you […]

Choosing a Word of the Year

Choosing a Word of the Year

If you’ve spent any time in the creative space, especially online, you’ve no doubt come across the idea of choosing a word for the year. It’s something I have been doing for about 10 years now, since first learning about it. Along with setting resolutions […]

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 24 – December Story

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 24 – December Story

Maybe you haven’t been keeping up with your chosen memory keeping project this month. No worries. Today I invite you to tell the story of the day, week or month. Keep it simple: photo + words. Nothing else is needed. If you didn’t plan a […]

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 23

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 23

Let’s clear our spaces some more. It’s time to pack away all the tools and supplies you no longer need and prepare for a relaxing Holiday weekend. At this point in the month, I want clarity, and I don’t want to see any clutter in […]

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 22 – Who’s Got the Cookie?

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 22 – Who’s Got the Cookie?

It’s Cookie Exchange Day, but I won’t tell if you keep them all to yourself! Today you can make a cookie, or share a cookie, or simply eat a cookie. Don’t have any cookies to hand? Try one of these single serve cookie recipes. Use #hyggeselfcarecraftvent on social […]

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 21 – Tada!

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 21 – Tada!

You’re doing much more than you think. Trust me. Today your mission is to write an “I did it list”, or as I like to call it a “Tada!” list. Write down everything you’ve done today, this week, and even so far this month,. See? […]

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 20 – TBR

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 20 – TBR

Get comfy and spend some time between the pages of a good book. Take it outside if you can. Or read some pages in bed before falling asleep. Maybe you prefer listening to audiobooks – that totally works too! Use #hyggeselfcarecraftvent on social media. P.S. Did you […]

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 19 – Get Moving to Music

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 19 – Get Moving to Music

Throw on some music and shake that booty! Do this solo or grab a willing partner: a child, an adult or even a pet. What music will you dance to? Use #hyggeselfcarecraftvent on social media.

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 18 – Organise

Hygge Self-Care CraftVent Day 18 – Organise

Now that you’ve purged your tools, today I want you to organise them. I like to have my most frequently used tools close by my work table. You can use pots, bins and baskets. You can repurpose an actual tool caddy as well! Use #hyggeselfcarecraftvent on social […]