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November 7, 2018

With the words still ringing in my ears … I paused … I had to respond in the right way. My response felt critical. Fat? Why on earth would she think she was fat?

I thought I would be prepared for such a discussion, I would know exactly what to say and how to say it. I p...

October 23, 2018

Dare I even say the word ... yes, Christmas is calling. For many it is the happiest time of the year, with the hustle and bustle of a busy social schedule making them feel more energized than ever! But for others, the sheer thought of the month of December causes anxie...

September 18, 2018

Our brains are such incredible things, the way they can change and develop over time is truly remarkable. I'm a strong believer in the power of the mind, I always have been. I believe that everything starts with a single thought and from there, well, the sky is the lim...

September 11, 2018

When I think about my life and how I want to be remembered long after I’m gone … it’s Family that comes to mind, in particular my children. I think about how I would want them to remember me, how they saw me as a person, and what I stood for.

Of course we can’t be certa...

August 20, 2018

Too often we focus on what we haven't got and what we think we need. Being reminded to be grateful for what we already have can create more happiness than any 'new' thing could possibly bring.

My exploration of minimalist living has encouraged a sense of appreciation fo...

July 30, 2018

Last week in Part One of 'Creating White Space', I wrote about finding pockets of time that can be 'blocked out' for no apparent reason but to just not have to be anywhere or do anything.

This week I want to explore the idea of 'White Space' in a physical sense, in the...

July 19, 2018

White Space is a concept I learnt about during my exploration of Slow Living and Minimalist Style. White Space, to me, refers to both time and spaces in our life that allow us to be more free.

Firstly. let's focus on 'White Space' in relation to time and lifestyle. Put...

July 10, 2018

Hello! We're almost half way through the second week of school holidays here in Victoria, I hope everyone is enjoying them! This week I thought I'd share a few ideas on how to fill in the holidays, whilst nurturing our children's love of nature.

School holidays can be a...

July 3, 2018

Well, I can't let July slip by without talking about this one. Plastic, the environments arch enemy! Let's start at the beginning and highlight why it is that Plastic is so bad. Here's just three facts to keep in mind next time you reach for a straw or some bottled wat...

June 26, 2018

Ever got to the end of the week with an overwhelming feeling of exhaustion ... but with no clue as to what you did to get there? I have, many times. But I am pleased to report those weeks are becoming less and less, and fewer and far between.

Slowing down isn't easy, in...

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