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A year of gratitude - Week 12 - A creative piece of work I've done

This week I’d like to pay tribute to my creative work, which is making jewellery inspired by my studies of yoga.

The main reason I became interested in making jewellery is because I was frankly outraged at the prices that some of the trendy boho companies got away with charging. 143 more words


California Love... in Sydney

Earlier this month, my husband and I took a weekend trip to Sydney that I’d planned last October. The impetus for the trip was to see my favorite band, Incubus, play at Sydney’s Hordern Pavilion. 2,168 more words

Foreign Service

Meditation and Dirty Laughs

And so another beautiful pre-spring day here in Londinium. Oh fuck, I was right in serene and philosophical mode there with beauty and spring and Roman day London and then Willow texts me to say the creepy banana eating GIF she meant to send me yesterday had accidentally gone to someone else who wasn’t part of our discussion about the merits of keeping eye contact when you eat a banana. 1,086 more words

How to Start Loving Your Body

Self-love is a hot topic in media these days, but sometimes it’s hard to go from disliking what you see in the mirror to immediately falling in love with yourself. 556 more words


The Land Of The Long White Cloud


I have recently had the incredible privilege of travelling to New Zealand with my two children to spend time with my younger brother. I had always wanted to go to New Zealand and never really thought I would, it’s a really long way and it’s not cheap to get to but after a hell of a year I felt I needed space and a massive treat. 1,124 more words


Jack is one of those names that almost instantly brings warm feelings to my heart and a smile to my face. I suppose that it is mainly because that was my father’s name and he set the standard for the type of person whom I believe should bear that moniker. 1,123 more words


So far so good

Everything going well so far today. I woke up around 2pm because I slept at 4.30am na. When I was having coffee, I got pissed at myself for waking up so late again. 286 more words