Inspiration & Decor · Motivation

‘Tidy’ Yourself, Then Your House: Marie Kondo’s Magical Art Of Tidying

I think I definitely am in a bit of a reading craze at the moment, not only with having so many books that I am currently reading, yet I definitely feel their messages are having such a great impact on my life! When I look back into this time of my life, I will always…… Continue reading ‘Tidy’ Yourself, Then Your House: Marie Kondo’s Magical Art Of Tidying

Inspiration & Decor · Thoughts

Quality Time, The 1950s Way: Give It A Try!

  Recently, I’ve been reading the lovely book, A 1950’s Housewife by Sheila Hardy (learn more about it in my Current Reading post here). It’s a nifty little book with a lot of history. If you can’t tell already, I loooove vintage things, this shows in the way I dress, my personal overall aesthetic and…… Continue reading Quality Time, The 1950s Way: Give It A Try!

Inspiration & Decor · Thoughts

What Is That Stepford Gal Reading Right Now? – February 2018

I’d like to brag about how I’m just naturally creative when it comes to my blog post topics, though I happen to be very talkative, that’s for sure. Though plenty of my thoughts are definitely inspired by what I read every now and then. I enjoy certain genres of books for leisure reading (or listening,…… Continue reading What Is That Stepford Gal Reading Right Now? – February 2018

Inspiration & Decor · Thoughts

A Clean, ‘Living’ Home: Why Neat Is Good, But Not Immaculate

Due to the holidays, I have spent more time at home since schools are closed, which is where I do my outside work. In the meantime, I have had plenty of time to do some inside work (my housework) and even some serious general cleaning chores I’ve been putting off for a while. I think…… Continue reading A Clean, ‘Living’ Home: Why Neat Is Good, But Not Immaculate

Inspiration & Decor · Traditional Values

Happy December! Some Christmas Tips For The Early Bird Ladies

I understand that in an American context, I might sound completely idiotic and I’ll accept that. The thing that people internationally need to know about Australia is… ..well, we sort of suck at general holidays. We are sort of losers when it comes to having holiday cheer, we have way less decor than everyone else…… Continue reading Happy December! Some Christmas Tips For The Early Bird Ladies

Inspiration & Decor · Thoughts

You Know What? Bring Back Governesses!

You know what I would have been doing as a part-time career if I had been born a century ago? Governessing. Is that even a word? Alright, being a governess. Being a governess means to be a caretaker and tutor privately for children in upper middle class to upper class families, mainly based in Europe…… Continue reading You Know What? Bring Back Governesses!

Inspiration & Decor · Motivation

That Stepford Gal Lessons 101: On Elegance, Manners & Poise:

Many famous women who are admired and loved for their beauty, wisdom and love in history didn’t sit there with sweat pants (or whatever the historic equivalent is) and unkempt hair while cursing left and right. You can have the best grasp of femininity, but your SO (or future SO) will not have the chance…… Continue reading That Stepford Gal Lessons 101: On Elegance, Manners & Poise: