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Reasons to be cheerful - 5th October 2017

It's a quickie this week... I'm still loving my job and really glad that I made the move. I submitted two commissioned articles to editors and they were happy. I'm off on a trip, a couple of nights away (more on that next week). Hope you've had a great week too.

Nothing but blue sky from now on

Wednesday is usually wordless, but I'm feeling pretty positive at the moment, so I thought I'd pen a few lines instead.
I've recently started a new job that has taken me right outside my comfort zone, but has also been the best thing I've done in a long time. I'm enjoying my job, loving the challenge of getting my head around new things, sleeping better and feeling better in general.
I've got myself more organised after feeling in a slump for quite a while and because I'm feeling more energised I'm getting more done in all areas of my life.
Definitely nothing but blues skies from now on. x

Thinking about Christmas already?

Yes, I know it's only October, but Christmas is already in the shops and with the speed that 2017 has been flashing by, it's not that long before Christmas (84 days until Christmas day I think).

Anyway, those of you who know me well, will know how much I adore The Flylady and all the wonderful decluttering and clearing tips on her website Did you know that she has a programme to help you get prepared for Christmas though?

Oh yes, "Cruising Through The Holidays" starts in mid October and finishes up at the end of November, and by then you should have everything you need ready and prepared for the holidays, including a clean and tidy house and all your presents and long shelf life food sorted, your decorations planned and ready to go up and your meals sorted. There's even a handy planning journal free to download, as well as loads of handy tips, inspiration and recipes on the website.

So, if you want a stress free, fun-filled Christmas, why not ch…