I am curious… Which book or books have you found so inspiring that they triggered profound moments of clarity, and moments of deep, honest reflection? Which books came to you just at the right time? Which books spoke to you so personally that it almost felt like the Universe was addressing you directly? Which books… Read More Books, books, books!
I met Danielle in Auckland earlier this year when she asked me if I wanted to join her and her friends on a hike up Mt Eden. I was quickly drawn in by how warm and friendly she is, and was massively impressed by her love for running marathons, fitness, hiking and exploring – a personal journey that… Read More An interview with the T-Rex Runner, Danielle Cemprola.
Ivy League student, entrepreneur, author, girl power advocate and a beauty with brains. This 20 year old woman is already creating waves in the world of female empowerment. She is an inspiration to me, and I am so excited to share her words with you. Take note, world – watch as this star rises! Haley… Read More An Interview With Haley Hoffman Smith
I’ve always liked to write a diary or journal. I don’t do it religiously every day, but I do it as and when I need to. It gives me space in which to consider my hopes, dreams and fears; and the act of physically writing helps me to externalise them, affording me better perspective. Read my post on… Read More Thoughts on the new, reflections on the old
Thoughts for today: sometimes we really, really want to make a difference but we don’t know how or where to start. Sometimes we feel like we should be giving constantly in order to make a change. But, many small ripples together make bigger waves; and one sure-fire way of making a difference is to… Read More Monday Sunshine
Making your own sunshine and making your own rules isn’t always an easy business. Personally, I sometimes find it difficult to make the time/find the energy to work on my writing ambitions after a full day at work. Holding down a full time job whilst trying to turn your other dreams into reality can be… Read More The Side Hustle
I really love Instagram because I love the visual beauty of the posts. This isn’t surprising given my love of photography. But, it isn’t just the pictures themselves that are captivating: it is the words and intentions that go with them. Yes, you and I must bear in mind that Instagram accounts are often composed of the “highlight… Read More My current top 5 inspirational Instagram accounts
I find writing a diary or journal incredibly helpful. They are keepers of memories, dreams, hopes, obstacles that we overcame, things that changed us, love, thoughts, and insights into our own souls. Personally, I don’t write in mine religiously. But, it is one of the first things I turn to when I need to work something out or… Read More Monday Sunshine
“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” – Ben Franklin This week I am FINALLY setting off for California! San Francisco, Big Sur, Los Angeles… *happy sigh* I have been dreaming of this trip for about 7 years and I am so unbelievably excited to actually be going. Walking underneath the towering trunks of the giant sequoias… Read More Monday Sunshine
Every step, every action, and every positive intention is taking you closer to making your dreams a reality. Even the smallest of actions are like ‘money’ in the bank, whether that is literally saving some dollar for a travelling adventure or spending 15 minutes working on a project or hobby. Praise yourself for every positive… Read More Monday Sunshine