Lifestyle hacks for the modern day

Lifestyle advice is everywhere nowadays and, although I’d love to share some, I am the last person to offer any. That’s why I thought I’d share some of my trusty learnings that have led me to being the successful sleep deprived mess I am today. Warning, sarcasm included. 

  • The easiest way to feel good about your home, tidy one room and only stay in there.
  • The only way to tell the difference between acrylic or stick on nails is if you tell people if they are acrylic or stick on nails. 
  • Same as above but for life, people only know what you tell them. (That point is actually wise and useful, so, you’re welcome).
  • Have a corner where you discard all your ‘maybe it’s clean enough to wear again’ clothes. Mine is a chair. 
  • Changing your bed sheets it’s a whole-day-job, and it sucks.
  • Always carry around deodorant in your bag. If not for you, then for someone else. 
  • Always keep a spare packet of toilet roll in an unused cupboard…you’ll need it.
  • Everyone wears their bra for a week then puts it away for 3 days then wears it again like it’s clean…even though we know it’s not.
  • Learn how often you need to wash your bra – I don’t yet know but it seems important.
  • If you’re taking a selfie, clear everything away from behind you; if you want to give the illusion you’re super neat. Or own your mess – who cares?!
  • No-one has time for ironing their clothes, really they don’t. Let’s not kid ourselves.
  • Cleaning your house is only fun when it’s sunny, the windows are open and there is pop music playing. Or you’re angry.
  • Have a room or space dedicated to the stuff you ‘don’t need right now but might need later’. Then you’ll never have to part with it but it won’t cluster your day-to-day life. 
  • ALWAYS pack a lunch for work the night before. It’ll make an excellent dinner when you ultimately forget it the next morning, plus you can buy takeaway for lunch.

Any other life hacks that work for the modern age? 

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