Shine Your Light Anyway

Shine Your Light Anyway

One of the messages I received as a child was that I was not original. I have put it into one sentence, but I remember that whenever I did something new, I was asked who else had done it. I remember being told: “I know why you do that, it’s because your...
Saying No as a Full Sentence

Saying No as a Full Sentence

How hard is it to say the word No? It’s two little letters, but it has the most impact on our lives. How many times do we say No, and then follow it up with a reason as to why we’ve said it. What would happen if you were to say No as part of a full...
Express Yourself

Express Yourself

This past weekend, I was at the ‘Home for Your Soul’ conference in Orlando. As one of the organisers, I can tell you the year in the lead up to it was stressful, painful and yet joyful. At the end of the conference, the other organisers and I stood back...
Scratch that Record

Scratch that Record

Have you ever had an experience that has played over and over in your life, yet you can’t seem to change it? A couple of months ago, a relationship I was in seemed to end without reason. I spent days wondering what I was doing wrong and why it had happened...
Rocks, Heights and Past Lives

Rocks, Heights and Past Lives

Going up Mount Snowdon was a big deal for me. I hadn’t expected to go up there, but the journey revealed so many things I’d ignored in my life. I’ve written about how I took one step at a time, and the missing element in my life, but I haven’t...
Missing Element

Missing Element

When I was climbing Mount Snowdon a few weeks ago, a lot of things came up for me. Not only did I gain clarity in my ability to just do things, but I also learnt about some deep-seated fears, as well as what was missing from my life. Since I have gone through, and led...