My husband and I have never really made a very big deal of Valentine's Day. Mainly because we both feel that love isn't about a single day when you take time out to say 'I love you'. It's about making that effort every day. And on a very personal level, Valentine's Day took on a … Continue reading Be Your Own Valentine. Love Yourself.
Most of us will probably only think about working on ourselves, in terms of personal development, when we actually identify that we have a problem we want to solve. We trundle along with what feels 'normal' for us, whether that's actually a good baseline or not. But it feels normal, so we don't necessarily see … Continue reading Why You Shouldn’t Wait Till Times Are Bad to Work On Yourself
Opportunity knocking now.......... this is a GREAT chance to get involved in something that could be the most positive start to the year you've ever had! I know we're all thinking about upcoming seasonal festivities now, but if you have a business, you'll also be thinking ahead to 2014, and what happens next. Probably … Continue reading Creative Entrepreneurs, How To Get 2014 Off to a Rocking Start….
On Friday I had some terrible news. A family friend died very suddenly of a heart attack. He was 66. I am sad, not least because I think of his wife, and his three daughters, and wonder how they are feeling and how they will cope. But 66 just seems too young. With my own … Continue reading Just do it.
This post is perhaps of a slightly more personal nature than many. 2013 has been a year of dietary change in our home. After a couple of health scares (thankfully they were only scares and I am absolutely fine), and gaining a few pounds on a fantastic extended trip to Canada, my husband and I … Continue reading Challenge, Learning, and Changing What You Eat
So often it's the little shifts in our thinking that can make all the difference. If you have a dream, or a goal, or something you want to achieve, here's a simple mind-shift to try. Dreams might start up with 'What If...?' questions: What If I ran my own business? What If I made more … Continue reading Achieve more. Change What If? to If…What…?
Today I wanted to share this lovely photo and the thought behind it, because it encompasses two ideas that I thoroughly believe in. This is taken from A Craft A Day Keeps Boredom Away. The first is just what the saying says, that One Small Positive Thought In the Morning Can Change Your Whole Day. … Continue reading One Small Positive Thought….