We are inundated with people needing money or donations. They are in supermarkets: kids selling chocolates, young people peppering you to support this cause or that. They are calling us if you have donated before or door knocking in search … Continue reading Why help a baby and family you don’t know?
Abby Wambach, American soccer champion has challenged women to “Be the wolf” rather than Little Red Riding Hood. It’s really difficult to stray from the path of life that everyone else seems to be taking. It can get lonely when … Continue reading My Wolf Pack Always Has Openings
This week I’ve been inspired by the No Filter podcasts about Connie Johnson, a woman who lost her battle with cancer last year, and Samuel Johnson her brother, who describes himself as a “D list” celebrity now cancer advocate. Their … Continue reading Which Cause Should I Champion?
52 years ago last week my parents pronounced those words at their wedding in front of family and friends. No one can really know what goes on in a marriage but your children have the closest view, distorted though it may … Continue reading For Better or Worse
I’ve heard it said by many women – myself included (frequently!) “what am I passionate about?” We have buried ourselves in the needs of our partner, children, family for so long that we have forgotten those essential parts of our … Continue reading The Search for a Passion
OK I’m a self confessed over packer. I always take way too much stuff with me, pretty much everywhere I travel. I agonise over everything I place in my suitcase and tie myself up in knots of anxiety over it … Continue reading I wish I was a light packer
Returning home to Australia after two years living in Manila has made me stop and pause. What is it that really consumes me, what am I passionate about? I tend to talk about my ideas to all and sundry and not DO them so this is the beginning of ACTION not just talk. Today is Day 1 of my search. In blogging about my search I’m hoping to inspire others who have longed for something more meaningful in their lives and just don’t know how or where to start. I am very passionate about Coffee, Food, Fashion, Travel and Wine to name … Continue reading Searching for Fulfilment: The beginning.