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
Who would have thought I’d fall for him so completely, yet feel so distant. To see him in a church and leave smitten. That we’d meet in yet another place, far from home, spend an intimate night together and then have to leave again. Between you and me, I have a confession to make.
It’s time to release those strings that bind free the limitations let your inner child play feel your senses come alive and embrace all that you are. I hadn’t played my guitar for ages. It stood neglected and broken stringed. Finally the other night, all fixed, I picked it up and played the first thing … More It’s Play time
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
There are so many love songs around but some really stand the test of time. I dare you to read these words and listen to the song below and not feel a teeny bit affected. Or is it only me?
Creativity is in the air. Can you feel it? Plants are in the ground, seeds are being sown and a spectacular once in a lifetime lunar phenomenon has just graced our skies in Melbourne. After a time of lull in January it feels like the energy is shifting. This past month for me has been … More Planting Dreams
Do you ever have thoughts that just won’t get out of your head? It might be from that job you’re barely tolerating as you drag yourself out of bed each morning or it could be a relationship that isn’t working out. Or maybe it’s just negative thoughts that keep creeping into your head. And you feel … More Shifting thoughts: I’ve Won Today
“Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” That quote from Forrest Gump is so apt for this post as, just like a box of Favorites, the year has been (though mostly good) a mixed one. For the current WPC: Favourites theme, here’s a condensed pictorial look back at the year … More 2017 Favourites
I’m sure you’ll agree that one of the best parts of blogging (if not the best part) are the connections we make. In the two plus years I’ve been blogging this space has changed and it now feels so full of life, almost like a cosy cafe gathering with good friends. I’ve met some amazing … More Collaborations, Songs and Messages
I’ve just celebrated my 25th wedding anniversary with my hubby. Well, officially, it’s not until Tuesday but we chose this weekend to celebrate it. We went to St Kilda overnight, a trendy Melbourne suburb by the bay. Whilst a specific post on the delights of St Kilda is in the wings, this post is more … More A Musical new Direction