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Change your life and the world around you will change

They say it is a curse to live in interesting times and anyone would have to admit that the times we live in are completely fascinating. The sheer size of the challenges facing the world compared to the insignificance of our own actions can be daunting. This sense of...

When are you going to say ‘Enough is Enough’?

If you are still in the 9 – 5 grand, right now I bet you are dreading going back to work. The thought of going back to the office after a nice break over the holidays fills you with anxiety and anguish. I know that’s how you feel because that’s how I felt for so many...

Bouncing Back From Hard Times and Coming Out Stronger

Right now, you’re feeling beat up, alone, and like someone took your emotions out of your heart, rung them out like a kitchen rag, and tossed them back at you. Congratulations. You’ve reached the bottom. I don’t mean that tongue-in-cheek.

I’m going to tell you a secret.

My failures in life have freed me. I’m not where I thought I would be at 40. I thought happiness meant having a career, making good money, living in a big house with a white picket fence – and I did that. But I wasn’t happy. Something was lacking in my life, inside...

Pursuing Your Passion by Making Time for You

If only you had a nickel for every dream you’ve dreamt, right? How much time has been spent sitting around wishing for a different life? How many hours a day do you slave away at a job you hate, all the while fantasizing of running your own business? Or better yet,...

Why I Gave Up My Career to Live a Laptop Lifestyle

I was always someone who had been consumed with the idea of career success. I’ve continually strived to do and be bigger and better than the year before. I saw career success as a way of enriching my life.

Failure Is Not a Dirty Word

Failure. That one word can change your entire mindset. I know I’ve had days that felt like my soul was sucked out through a straw – all because of something I screwed up. Failing makes us feel like we’re worthless, like our skills are lacking, and, sometimes, like...

Why You Should Not Wait Another Day To Follow Your Dreams

“Really?” I hear the skeptics chorus. I shouldn’t wait another day? But I have years to explore the world and realize all those dreams I keep in a safe place away from daylight. Right now I have to get an education, find a well paying job, find an even higher paying...

How A Positive Mindset Turned My Life From Tragedy To Freedom

When I was younger, I was taught that it wasn’t that important for me to feel good every second of the day. And I’m sure that felt logical to my mother, who felt her job was to make sure I grew up and survived well in a world that didn’t revolve…

4 Reasons Why I Love the Laptop Lifestyle and Why You Will Too

I’m not going to lie to you. I’m writing this post from a swanky hotel room in the middle of London. I’m in a robe and slippers and my hair is in a tangled mess. And guess what – This isn’t the first time I’ve done my work while lying in a bed

Three simple yoga poses for beginners

Yoga is the perfect exercise option for busy people. All you need is a few square meters of clear floor and a mat. For a beginner, yoga classes can be a bit of a double edged sword. If the instructor is good you can learn to nail the poses but the sight of other...

Exciting Change is in the Air for my Travel Lifestyle!

Yes that’s right! Big changes are in the air for my travel lifestyle. You probably know that for the last few years Michael (the hubby) and I have been using House Sitting as our main method of accommodation while we have been gallivanting around the globe. We do this...

Eating healthy is vital for a happy life

What we eat impacts on how we look so the image conscious among us cut down on fats, sugars and carbohydrates - the evil trio of weight gain - to look good. But more importantly what we eat affects how we feel. Food choices can dramatically determine the quality and...

It’s never too late to change your life

The sudden realization that life does not go on forever occurs to different people at all stages of life. We feel that that we are just getting started and that surely we should have it figured out by now. So little time so much to undone! Panic sets in around now...

4 Simple Exercises For Busy Women

Time is at a premium and gym attendance is the first things to slide. But short sharp bursts of exercise can be just as effective as long as they are regular. Taking the stairs instead of the elevator, incorporating walking into your daily schedule are all useful. I...

How to Sustain Happiness

You have been happy in your life plenty of times, right? But no matter, something always happens and ruins everything for you. You get a flat tire, your kid gets in trouble at school, you’re late on a bill – or maybe something more serious like you lose your job or a...

6 Easy Tips For A Realistic Digital Detox

Okay, let’s face it; a complete digital detox can be rough…really rough and maybe impossible depending on your job and lifestyle. We are so tied to our phones, our tablets, and our computers, that it can be difficult to separate ourselves from them. We use them in...

4 Things to do when you’re stressed at work

Stress is a universal thing that I believe everyone can recognize or relate to. Moments of tension, niggling thoughts of undone projects, pressure to have something be practically perfect all of these things can induce us into stress comas filled with accelerated...