THE STARFISH THROWER

This story, author unknown, is one my favourites and reminds me that every little act counts towards someone’s big picture…. While walking along a beach, an elderly gentleman saw someone in the distance leaning down, picking something up and throwing it into the ocean. As he got closer, he noticed that the figure was that…

IT’S TIME

  There comes a day, somewhere in the middle of every woman’s life, when Mother Nature herself stands behind us and wraps her arms around our shoulders, whispering “It’s time.” “You have taken enough now. It’s time to stop growing up, stop growing older and start growing wiser – and wilder. There are adventures still…

IF SHE HAS ANXIETY

If she has anxiety. Chances are you feel she is lost to you, that you’re walking on eggshells, frightened to rattle her already so delicate cage. That you’re lonely and frightened, unable to reach the woman you love – or show her to a safe place in her rocky sea. If she has anxiety, you…

10 TRAVEL TIPS YOU NEED

1. MARK YOUR BAG AS FRAGILE Apparently this means that your bag will be placed on top of the pile – meaning not only is it less likely to get wrecked but also it will be first onto the carousel after touch-down. 2. ARRIVE EARLY Airline staff find out about any free premium seats well…

FORGIVE & FORGET

Hear me out. Im thinking out loud today… We can agree that we are encouraged throughout our lives, whenever wrong is done to us, to forgive and forget – yes? There is absolutely no doubt that LETTING GO is the healthy choice. Holding onto bitterness and grudge is like drinking poison and excepting the other…

THE THIEF

  There is a thief, that steals people’s lives It takes people’s children and husbands and wives. It hits without mercy, it strikes without care. It wipes out your dignity, rips out your hair. It starts who knows where and strikes who knows when. It’s sometimes defeated and comes back again. The tears that have…

SHE

  She made broken look beautiful She wore her wounds like a majestic pair of wings and rose above mediocrity every day. She Appeared so delicate but was made of something stronger Stronger than anything the world has seen before She Walked across hot coals and broken glass every moment she breathed And smiled through…

SOMEWHERE

Somewhere Somewhere someone is cowering in fear Somewhere someone is desperately trying to feed a hungry child Somewhere someone is running from a merciless enemy Somewhere someone is dreaming of an escape to freedom Somewhere someone is praying for an answer Somewhere someone is cradling an baby too ill to save Somewhere someone is trying…

GENIUS PACKING HACKS

  ☀️ TISSUE PAPER BETWEEN SILKY ITEMS WILL KEEP THEM CREASE FREE AND STOP SNAGGING ☀️ A TUMBLE DRYER FRAGRANCE SHEET WILL KEEP EVERYTHING FRESH AND STATIC FREE ☀️ A GLASSES CASE MAKES A FAB HOLDER FOR CABLES ☀️ POP YOUR SHOES IN A DISPOSABLE SHOWER CAP TO SEPARATE THEM FROM CLOTHES ☀️ BUY TRAVEL SIZE TOILETRIES…

CAMPERVAN CAPERS

I don’t know about you but I have always fancied a little road trip in a VW CAMPERVAN…It has always just looked so cool and romantic – cruising down the highway and pulling up at a new beach every night (in this vision it is also really hot and I surf for some reason). I was…

WHAT IF?

Every dream has to start one day. What if today is that day? The day you will look back on and remember “That’s the day it all began.” You see, life is a series of cosmically linked events. Nobody knows how or why the serendipity occurs, but it does. Coincidence is a word that can…

I HEARD A LITTLE VOICE

I heard a little voice, She whispered “It’s time. It’s time for the madness to stop The comparisons The punishing regimes The dysfunctional relationships The caring too much The giving too much The beating down of self.” She whispered more strongly this time, inside my head. “It’s time to start the living of life Free…

WOMEN vs MEN: PACKING

WOMAN: Starts mentally preparing a few weeks/months previously, imaging all scenarios to cater for and creating capsule wardrobes in her head. Browsing for outfit ideas for everyone in the house and reading articles on how to pack for that pareticular holiday. Starts list writing and buying all necessities a few weeks before packing begins –…