Is gratitude over rated? Can the world have too much positivity? In my eyes there’s no such thing. Life’s not always easy however to me there’s no point dwelling on our lack, but rather the opposite. “Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more.” Melody Beattie Are you … More A Satisfied Mind
Roses are red, violets are blue, today’s my birthday but the gifts are for you. I’m 53 years old young today. Hip, hip, hooray, where have the years gone? I still feel 21. Yep, except my need for reading glasses, dodgy memory and aching bones tells me otherwise. Falling off a bike recently didn’t help … More Gifts from Blogging
Some days words fail us. and we feel like we’re in a drought. Some days nothing makes sense. and other times it all comes out. Some days we need to look up and search deep within. To find those pleasures past and know we’ve just begun. Clouds form a veil of hope in times when … More Clouds and colored linings
“We rise by lifting others.” ~ Robert Ingersoll It’s been a long week. Hubby has been interstate for work, I’ve been battling a persistent head cold and cough and the days have dragged. Our insurance claim is still floundering and our downstairs flood damaged room still doesn’t have carpet in it, YET I feel an … More We Rise by Lifting Others
When writing the story of your life, don’t let anyone else hold the pen. Rebel Thriver Those of you who have been following me for awhile know a bit about my story. Over the past three years, since I’ve been blogging, I’ve shared much of what I love. I’ve shared parts of my homeland Australia, … More A Collective Story
It’s paradise as I laze on pure white sand on our tiny Maldavian island, sipping a cocktail, with not a care in the world. In the distance, on the horizon, I see a windsurfer skimming the turquoise waters. It’s actually my newly wed hub and the thought crosses my mind, I wonder if he’ll come … More Exotic
Did you know that a delicious life is yours right now? A sweet life that’s tantalisingly close, and right in front of us, despite those often unseen barriers that block us along the way. However, barriers can always be breached. With effort, will and a strong motivation to succeed, we can create and manifest things … More A Delicious Life
Today I took a trip into the past. Mum’s house is still vacant, despite her passing over a year ago, but finally preparations are happening in earnest to sell it.
I miss you … your warm caress on my skin and lingering gaze
I had a dream the other night that I left my bag on a tram. The doors slammed shut and I couldn’t get back on. As the tram trundled off I ran after it, frantic, knowing that my purse, my phone and identity had all gone with the tram. And I wouldn’t get it back.