Growing pains

Growing pains

When we are babies in the womb, we start off with plenty of room to grow, but as we get bigger, we become more and more cramped with every passing day. We adapt to this very easily, curling our soft, flexible body up into a tight ball, not knowing that being stretched...
Find the WHY, make the change

Find the WHY, make the change

When I had a new laptop at Christmas, I hated it.  I couldn’t get used to the position of the keys, I found typing really difficult on it.  I used it reluctantly, occasionally, until the battery in my old faithful stopped retaining any charge, rendering it...
1000 days and counting

1000 days and counting

1000 days. Today is 1000 days since I stopped drinking and smoking I had smoked, with a few short breaks, since I was 17, and been a ‘problem drinker’ wiht pregnancy breaks since I was 20. 1000 days ago, I had no idea if 7 days would be possible. The idea...
What is your soul calling you to do?

What is your soul calling you to do?

I was watching a talk by Vishen Lakhiani of MindValley a few nights ago. It was a very uplifting and inspirational video, but one question he asked the viewer to consider really impacted on me. “What would you do if you knew you would succeed, and had a decade...