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Is Your Comfort Zone Getting Too Comfortable?

Your life is humming along like a well-oiled machine or a finely tuned musical instrument. For as long as you can remember, you have been in the same job, lived in the same place, hung out with the same people and pursued the same interests that you feel like you are in a very secure and sustainable comfort zone in your personal and professional lives. 650 more words

Change Your Life - Views And Values

The Artist's Way

We made painted prayer flags in our art group. Barbara came with all the supplies needed; precut flags in various shapes and sizes, acrylic paints, brushes, stamps and other paraphernalia.  413 more words

Creative Projects

Defiance of the contemporary

“A hobby is a defiance of the contemporary. It is an assertion of those permanent values which the momentary eddies of social evolution have contravened or overlooked. 623 more words

Narada Muni Visits Lord Krsna in Dvaraka

This chapter relates how Narada Muni was amazed to see the household pastimes of Lord Sri Krsna, and how he offered prayers to the Lord. 418 more words


When Will I Be Middle-Aged Enough To Want To Go On A Cruise?

Don’t get me wrong, I discover more and more great things about being middle-aged, every day.

Not having to worry about being judged on my looks is the best thing ever, and being able to roam my local streets looking like a  563 more words

Midlife Observations

Surfers Code : give respect to gain respect

I love the photograph below.

You’ll find this surfboard shaped sign at the entrance to a few beaches around the Byron Shire.  It’s aimed directly at surfers of all levels of experience, and helps make sure that time spent in the water chasing waves is enjoyable for everyone. 78 more words


Draw With Me - Favourite Pastimes

My boys are very pleased to see that Draw With Me is back on “This Mummy Loves” blog after a summer break. Draw With Me is a monthly competition for children and this month the theme is favourite pastimes. 145 more words