When we were in Manila we had extra thick mattresses and our fitted sheets kept riding up. It was annoying that it was moving around so much & would slide around or bunch up underneath . . .
How to Organize Belts in Limited Spaces
If not organized properly, one of the most unsightly things in our closets are belts. Also not everyone has the BUDGET or the SPACE to create custom storage like these pegs: Photo by Orion . . .
Tool-free Magnetic Board Installation
Shared this REEL on my Instagram @undiplomaticwife. I always get asked where to buy my materials so let me share it with you here! I’m trying One Link on Amazon so you can find the exact or similar . . .
A Fun Catalan Christmas Tradition: El Caganer & Caga Tio
I love learning traditions in different countries when we travel! And the most memorable so far is the strange, fun and funny Catalan Christmas tradition of having El Caganer (“The Pooper”) & Caga . . .
TALA Ornaments from @loveclarisse_ Look Like Mini-Parols
If you aren't Filipino, you will first ask me, "What is a Parol?" I did an unboxing on my IG because I was really happy with it's packaging that had very minimal plastic plastic and high . . .
Decorating with a 5YO Makes for a Not-so-perfectly White Christmas
If you saw my earlier post about Creating a White Tropical Christmas and even our Christmas Decor in Berlin, I was able to totally curate our Christmas decor all these years to white and gold. Now . . .
How to Pack Glass Ornaments With Reused Giftwrapping Paper
The amount of waste produced during Christmas is staggering so I want to share some ways we reduce our waste after opening Christmas presents! Even though our building recycles, we know that not . . .
How to Put Up Christmas Lights Tangle-free & Simplified
Say bye-bye to tangled Christmas tree lights! I learned about this technique from a book called Real Simple Solutions. This is a great book that I bought in Jakarta many years ago when we were . . .
Toddler-Friendly White Christmas in the Tropics
I originally wrote this post in December 2018 on my Minimaluxe website, but I'd like to transfer it here since we use it every year as a basis or guide for when we decorate here in Manila. WHITE . . .
HAY DESIGN Colour Crate & DLM table + DISCOUNT CODE
I came home from our Tagaytay AirBnB vacation with a really nice package waiting for me from the exclusive distributor of my favorite Scandi brand called HAY DESIGN. I was so intrigued that even . . .
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