This is the place for my musings on simplicity, productivity and happiness and what I have discovered on my journey to a simple life.

8 traits of happy people

In her book, The How of Happiness, Sonja Lyubomirsky, a professor of the Department of Psychology at the University of California identifies 8 traits of happy people Read more

Simple happy bread!

I love cooking and especially baking. Making and enjoying food with family and friends is one of my true simple happy pleasures in life. To me, Read more

Could Do Lists

Do you like a To Do List? Do you love to write it all out and then merrily go along ticking things off? I do. And Read more

Life’s little treats

Following on from my recent article about the comfort drawer, I wanted to ask you two questions; What is your idea of a treat? When was Read more

Creating comfort

For the past few years now, I have kept something called a comfort drawer in my house (thanks to the wonderful Sarah Ban Breathnach for the original Read more