My house is full of candles. I love creating a calm mood and my home reflects that. Or at least I think it does. It doesn’t always work but that’s my aim, at least at dinner time. Call me a bit kooky but even when we’re camping I still love my candles.
I’m such an over-thinker. I worry incessantly about things. But I’m realising, as I get older (and hopefully wiser) that it doesn’t have to control me. Even though life is busy and, like most people I have family commitments, bills and busy routines, there are things I can do to try and slow it down.
Originally posted on Dear Dad:
Welcome to my twelfth instalment of ‘Soulful Sundays’. A weekly share where I post a roundup of soulful reflections, each including recipes, songs, quotes, blogs I have read and/or any other inspirational discoveries to sooth the soul. For me, Sunday’s have become a day of quiet contemplation and simple pleasures. A time…
“I’ve been everywhere, man … I’ve been to Wollongong, Geelong, Kurrajong, Mullumbimby, Mittagong, Molong, Grong Grong, Goondiwindi … Cabramatta, Parramatta, Wangaratta, Coolangatta; what’s it matter?”
One of my aims this year is to create a dream vision board. I want to set my intentions, see my goals on paper and visualise how they might look when I achieve them. Yesterday I bought myself a large poster size sheet of cardboard paper. I took all the magazines out of my bulging magazine … More Culling and crafting new Dreams
Originally posted on A Wandering Memory:
As 2016 comes to a close, I wanted our last piece to share with you a number of other truly inspirational bloggers who have continued to amaze us in 2016. We emplore you to viist their sites and interact if you find them inspirational. Out an’ About – Run by…
Welcome to 2017, where ever in the world you are. Despite a grey overcast day here in Melbourne, I feel a sense of hope and optimism as the new year begins. I’ve just returned from a post Christmas mini-break, camping by the beach. Three days of relaxing, of long sandy walks, swimming in warm waters and exploring rocky … More A New Year and the tides keep rolling
One of my great loves is walking. Whether it’s an easy rainforest walk, an invigorating hike into the mountains or an early morning stroll along a deserted beach, nothing makes me feel calmer than treading Mother Earth’s bounty.
Originally posted on A Momma's View:
Can’t believe that the year is almost over. This will be my last Pick Of The Week for 2016 as I will “take next Saturday off”. But don’t worry, I will continue highlighting your posts in 2017. I hope you had a great week leading up to Christmas…
Paths not meant to be trodden roads never meant to be taken trails not open to any one still we can’t resist partaking. Mountains not meant to be scaled waterfalls off limits but who can resist an adventure wander lusting and wishing. Views too close to be seen often teetering on a ledge signs warning … More Forbidden Pleasures