Reflections of the 30 Day Challenge

Reflections of the 30 day challenge

For the month of November, I went without TV, unnecessary human contact and focussing on what I want in my life.  Well, that’s a pretty big list. The aim was to raise my vibration, to feel even better than I already did. In the most part, the no TV wasn’t too much of a problem. When … Continue reading Reflections of the 30 day challenge

Blow away the seeds making room for change

Changing marketing channels in 2019

Ever adopted a methodology as a way of finding out whether it suits? Well, that’s what I’ve done over the past 12 months. I started out wanting to know how to reach people who wanted to learn. At that time, it was learning how to avoid the traps of ageing that our society encourages us … Continue reading Changing marketing channels in 2019

Gratitude is more than 5 a day

Gratitude is more than your 5 a day

  Surely, there’s not much more to gratitude than writing five things, or even 3,  you are grateful for each day. That seems to be the standard advice and activity on the net. Keeping a gratitude journal will certainly do something and it will do more if you write out each statement like this: I … Continue reading Gratitude is more than your 5 a day

Savouring the first cup of coffee of the day

I love the smell of just poured coffee. I love the froth on top even though it’s black. I love how it sits patiently waiting for me to take the first sip. Whilst, at the same time, it beckons me to indulge.  Ooh! I love how the first sip is a mix of froth and … Continue reading Savouring the first cup of coffee of the day

30 Day Challenge for boosting my vibration

Who wants to have 30 days with no TV, with no unnecessary human contact and really getting in touch with your higher self? Well, this is what I am going during November. I am on Day 3 and will be posting most days during the challenge. So far, it has been an awesome time. I … Continue reading 30 Day Challenge for boosting my vibration

Feeling good in under 3 minutes

We know about gratitude. We are brought up to say 'Thank you' when receiving things that it becomes so ingrained, an automatic response. Is this what it's all about? Consider another perspective, humans can have a tendency to take all the good things for granted. Unless we remain open to all that is around us, … Continue reading Feeling good in under 3 minutes

Appreciation and Gratitude

No one likes being taken for granted. It feels as like being a doormat, an ATM machine or an unpaid taxi driver. Yet, the demands for your time, money and skills become a drain. I am sure there are times in your life, dear reader, when some or all of these things have happened either … Continue reading Appreciation and Gratitude

Shade to Light

When something horrendous happens, our brains automatically shut off the pain as protection. We need some time initially, to come to terms with what we’ve been told has really happened. It’s not a dream.  Reality sets in all too soon with making arrangements.  Each day passes and you feel a little bit better.  Fast forward … Continue reading Shade to Light

32 ways to be insensitive to someone grieving

Grief, death, loss and mourning are topics kept well under the carpet. So, when someone comes across someone in pain, they can say the wrong thing. The experiences of insensitivity far outweighs a loving and compassionate reason. I asked people to share the insensitive comments they received. These were actually said and they were experienced … Continue reading 32 ways to be insensitive to someone grieving

100 year life span

What changes with a 100 year life span?

For this article, we look just at the changes in post work and then see how this has an impact on work and education. The traditional three life phase approach is as follows With a life expectancy, the majority of life is spent working and this funds a retirement of little over 10 years.  As … Continue reading What changes with a 100 year life span?