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Life Coaching – Unlocking Your Potential

Everything you have ever wanted, is sitting on the other side of fear

Last week I submitted my FINAL assessment in the Certificate IV in Life Coaching & Certificate IV in Small Business. It’s been a long 12 months, and mid way through I was seriously going to drop out…but that thought coincided with a lot of other drama in my life, so I eventually snapped out of that, and I will hopefully ... Read More »

Are You a Life Change Artist?


I’m VERY excited to launch my new series. LIFE CHANGE ARTIST The LIFE CHANGE ARTIST series will feature the inspiring stories and interviews of people who are doing exactly that – changing it up, throwing caution to the wind, changing their lives, and chasing their passions. It will also show the dirty side of change…because it ‘aint easy! I will be accepting guest contributions in ... Read More »

What is a Virtual Assistant and Why Would You Want One?

Janine Ripper

What is the hell is Janine up to now, and what is a Virtual Assistant? Well, it’s so complicated, or rather, it’s not really – I’m just dabbling in lots of things, and using my skills for good – not evil! One of the things I have been working on has been to develop myself as a Virtual Assistant for ... Read More »

Each mind brings to the world its own light

Each mind brings to the world its own light

When was the last time you felt truly heard? When was the last time that you felt like someone really listened to you, when you had 100% of their attention? Where they hung on your every word? Where they didn’t butt in, impose their opinion, finish your sentence, jump to conclusions, judge, or even look at their smartphone five times… ... Read More »

Changing the filter to capture the true beauty in our lives

true beauty

War, famine, disease, death, destruction, economic turmoil…sometimes it seems hard to see the light through the darkness. But beauty can be glimpsed within any moment – we just need to CHOOSE to see it. All we need to do is open our eyes and see the world with a new filter – a positive filter. The elderly woman who glows whilst sharing the memoirs of ... Read More »

Sometimes I am my own worst enemy!

It’s time to fess up. Okay, so I was a bit dramatic. In my defence, I had a 3 day migraine (because I’d stressed myself out and had been sitting incorrectly in front of my computer, not doing yoga, or meditating, or walking…), and after that I chucked the sooks on, got some rest, watched a lot of TV (the ... Read More »

15 Quotes to Turn Your Frown Upside Down

Thich Nhat Hahn quote

Sometimes we just have one of those ‘woah is me’ days where we just wish the day would start over, or we could just get back into bed under the blanket and wake up tomorrow. And sometimes…things just sadden us, or right piss us off! But that’s life – it’s full of ups and downs and swings and roundabouts. It’s ... Read More »

What 4 Years of Blogging Has Taught Me

Turning 4

4 years. Who would have thought!? [Check out my first ever blog post!] 26 September 2014 is this little blogs four-year anniversary, and to be honest, I don’t know where the time has gone! It really is quite crazy how quickly the years are flying by! I’ve spent a bit of time lately looking back on the previous 4 years ... Read More »

Delilah Walsh on Blogging, Social Media and Changing Direction

Delilah Walsh

I recently sat down with Delilah Walsh, a fellow start up / deer in the headlights, from Do Re Media. We talked about blogging, social media, sustainability, travel, and all things start up… Transitioning from fashion to social media management is a big shift. What has been the biggest challenge for you in making the change? The shift hasn’t felt ... Read More »

Adjusting my sails to reach my destination

I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination

What is life without dreams? Without the stars to shoot for? Without a passion bubbling away at the surface waiting to be unleashed. For most of my life I have had the urge to write, and ever since I have ditched the corporate world, it’s like a switch has been flicked in my brain, with creativity being unleashed, and the ... Read More »