Almost into February and I’m only just posting my first words of 2017! That’s not laziness, honestly, it’s been a crazy start to the year already; work is off the chart, the kids haven’t miraculously stopped needing four football related activities a week and I still work a full time job and have to quit at 2pm three times a week to pick them up from school on my epic 30 mile school run!… Read the rest
Sometimes, just being aware of something seems to pull us toward that thing magnetically. Not in some ‘secret’ universe will help you out way, but simply because you’ll navigate in that direction by yourself.
Once we know something (or think we know something) we have a tendency to put so much pressure on ourselves to adhere to the rules and constrictions as defined by the new thing we’ve learned that we cause ourselves an unhealthy amount of unnecessary stress in the process, quite often negating the improvements we were looking for in the first place.… Read the rest
The problem with stuff is that there’s just so much of it. Even the good stuff; the stuff we really want to pull into our lives. If we actually took the time to follow every whim, every trend, every inspiration, every recommendation from every peer, well meaning colleague or ‘expert’ then we’d hardly find the time to actually USE any of it because we’d be too ‘busy’ trying to GET it all!… Read the rest
Quite a statement that eh? As ‘How-to’ blog post titles go, that one has quite a bit to live up to and if you’re going to spend your precious time reading this post then it sure as heck better deliver on it’s promise, right?… Read the rest