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What to Watch This Autumn | Victoria Jiju

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If you're looking to get into the autumn spirit, get cozy and enjoy the changing seasons here is one of the best ways to do it! Grab a blanket, a hot chocolate, and some yummy snacks and cuddle up for the most autumnal shows and movies to grace your presence. Movies  • When Harry Met • You've Got Mail • Good Will Hunting • Hocus Pocus • Autumn in New York • Dead Poets Society  • The Craft • Practical Magic  • Step Mom  • Matilda • Labyrinth • Sleepy Hollow  TV Shows   • Gilmore Girls   • The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina • Sabrina the Teenage Witch  • Riverdale  • Stranger Things • Pretty Little Liars • Charmed  • The Haunting of Hill House  • American Horror Story  • The Vampire Diaries   There's nothing that makes me feel more at peace than a good show in a cozy and comfy space. I hope you enjoy some of these cute autumnal and Halloween watches. For more to do this autumn click HERE . Let us know down below if you would recommend any other shows or movies. Tha

19 Things To Do This Autumn | Victoria Jiju

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As the seasons begin to change and you start to see the leaves fall from the trees, the weather calls for sweaters and hot drinks become a must, you know that Autumn is upon us. The change of seasons means there's a change of things we can do in around our cities, towns, and villages. Therefore, with the crisp leaves beneath our feet, I am going to let you know 19 things you can do this Autumn. 1. Go to your local coffee shop and order a drink from their seasonal special drinks. Why not try a small independent cafe and give the small businesses in your area a little bit of support.  2. Go Pumpkin Picking at Your Local Pumpkin Patch  Simply google your local pumpkin patch and book a time to go. No pumpkin patches near you? Don't worry visit your local supermarket to grab your pumpkins. 3. Decorate Your House For Halloween  What more do you need to get into the autumnal spirit than decorating your house for Halloween? If you don't want to go all out not to worry, simply add a

5 Switches You Need to Make For a Better Nights Sleep | Victoria jiju

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This week I went back to work after the six week holidays, with that been said, I have had such a hard time getting to sleep in the evening. This has lead me to research different ways that would help me get a better night's sleep. From all the research I have completed, I have picked out the key pieces that I think will help you have a better night's sleep. So grab a hot cup of coffee and read the switches you can make to have a better night's sleep starting tonight. 1. Switch your phone for a book  Spending time on technology before bed suppresses the release of the sleep-inducing hormone melatonin due to the blue light technology radiates. Using technology stimulates the brain into being more active therefore, the more technology you use before bed, the less chance you will have of having a good night's sleep. Consequently, I suggest the hour before you hope to fall asleep switch any technology out for a book. Old fashioned books or e-readers that use e-ink like the

5 Cute and Low Cost Date Ideas | Victoria Jiju

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Do you ever feel like you want to spend some time just you and your partner but you don't want to break the bank? Well look no further, here are 5 low costs date ideas that you can do on a very tight budget. Just because you don't have a lot of money doesn't mean you can't have romantic moments together, you just have to be a little more creative. Keep scrolling to find 5 different low-cost date ideas you can do on your next date night. 1. At-home Spa  Break out some of the face masks and massage oils and have a couple at a home Spa day. This may not be everybody's cup of tea but my husband and I love it every once in a while. If you have kids do it one night after they've gone to bed and then you don't even have to get a babysitter! Why not even break out the wine and some music. Spending time and being silly together whilst you pamper yourself is one of the cheapest ways to have a luxury date night. 2. Outdoor Picnic  Find a cute spot outdoors, it doesn

8 Ways To Organise Your Life | Victoria Jiju

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Life can get really chaotic really fast. You may have numerous obligations you need to address at the same time and that's when being organised can be incredibly helpful. There are a few ways you can organise your life so it becomes a little more manageable, so let's jump into it, 8 ways to organize your life to make it more manageable.  1. Use a Diary   Make use of either a physical or digital diary to keep track of all your plans and obligations. You can write down everything from future plans to holidays and anything else you may need to remember.  There's nothing worse than double-booking yourself and looking unorganised  when someone asks you to do something. Consequently, make sure you pencil in all of your obligations and check in regularly to ensure you're staying organised and keeping up-to-date with all of your commitments.  Diaries will help you make better use of your time by allowing you to see how much time you have available as well as where your time is

4 Reasons Why Superficial Self-Care Matters | Victoria Jiju

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Within the past few weeks, I have read numerous posts on Instagram and on blogs by individuals who are saying that superficial self-care, meaning self-care we practice on the outside is not really self-care. Although I do agree that self-care is more than just getting your hair and nails done, having a hot bath, and doing a facemask, I think it's wrong to suggest these are types of self-care are not self-care.  What is Self-Care? First of all, I will address that I believe self-care to be a holistic approach to you and your body. This means taking care of all of the body's needs, not just the superficial surface ones. For example, it involves but is not limited to; ensuring your diet is good and that you getting the correct nutrients, making sure you socialize so you don't become isolated, and exercising regularly to keep our bodies fit and healthy. However, I also believe in superficial self-care and how these acts can have a deep impact on your overall wellbeing just as m

7 Ways to Protect Your Happiness | Victoria Jiju

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Within this life, you will experience so many ups and downs. Often it's the bad times that stay with us longer than good times. Therefore, I  believe it's imperative to try and look after your own happiness and promote it more frequently within everyday life. Below you will find 7 simple-ish tips that will help you protect your own happiness. After all, we only have one life, so we may as well try to spend it as happy as possible, right?  1. Focus on the here and now. It's so easy in life to focus on the event from your past that makes feel unhappy. You focus on it so much you stop yourself doing that thing ever again so you don't feel upset or embarrassed.  Similarly, you may be focusing on the future too much, focusing on an event that's making you nervous. So how can you protect your happiness? The key is to focus on the here and now. At this moment right now, what could you do to make yourself happier? Do you need to eat, talk to someone, sleep, or even just bre