Finances have been pretty tight for my hubby and I since having our wonderful children and our decision that I would stay at home to look after them – and I wouldn’t want it any other way. I work for myself and fit things in around my family, but with the cost of just about everything going through the roof it seemed like I would have to go back to a ‘normal’ job. So, I half-grudgingly applied for an office job, doing something I knew I could do in my sleep and I told myself that if I got it at least we could start to make headway on our house renovations (and boy do we need to start those!). Continue reading
“A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil; but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often – just to save it from drying out completely.” ~ Pam Brown
Last night, as is my normal Sunday evening practice, I meditated and asked for guidance on what to work on for this week. I ask for something that is important to for me to learn more about during the next 7 days. This time it was Balance. Continue reading
Today some good friends came to visit… Our house was a mess, my hair looked shocking (I wasn’t even out of my PJs) and my hubby was still out shopping for the rest of the provisions for the lunch we’d promised – yes, we knew they were coming! We are usually really organised but today was just not one of those days. Continue reading
Earlier this week I wrote about my ‘Weekly Words’ – a weekly practice that I wanted to share with you. This week my word was ‘Listen’ and I have been trying my best to listen in all types of situations. Here’s how I’m doing: Continue reading
It’s been a while since my last blog entry and during the intervening time I went on holiday with my family to the place I grew up and the land I have always called ‘home’ – Australia.
It was the first time my youngest son had been to visit his relatives ‘Down Under’ and our first trip back in almost 6 years. On each of my previous trips I have always felt a sense of wanting to stay, of tearing myself away when it was time to pack up and fly back – but this time something very odd happened. Continue reading
I usually find myself helping other people to bring a sense of balance to their lives through crystal therapy. But this past month I have really had to do some work on bringing my own life back into balance. Continue reading