Category: Insightful inspirations

Reflections and Life Lessons from 2015

December 27, 2015 1:29 pm

I wanted to write a post to reflect a bit on 2015 as we come towards the end of this year and approach a new one beginning. This year has been a time of incredible transformation on so many levels in my own life, that as I sit and reflect quietly this... View Article

How to Survive the Festive Period when you have ME/CFS

December 24, 2015 5:53 pm

When you are living with an illness such as ME/CFS, Christmas can be a really difficult time. Seemingly simple things that others take for granted, such as sitting at the dinner table, may well be impossible for you right now.  There will also, be a temptation to push yourself through symptoms... View Article

Midwinter Solstice

December 22, 2015 10:22 pm

Just wanted to wish you all a Happy Midwinter Solstice and also share a few words with you…   I love this time of year. Not Christmas time as such, although that has its own loveliness of course, but the shortest day. It means that things are about to shift….the... View Article

The Importance of Learning to Love Your Body

December 9, 2015 6:36 pm

  How often do you find your self sending negative thoughts in the direction of your body? Perhaps getting frustrated that it has gained a little weight, or annoyed with its seemingly endless list of symptoms or unremitting fatigue? Many of us treat our body in a way that is... View Article

Getting Real about life’s Setbacks…

November 28, 2015 7:45 pm

I’m going to let you in on a secret. Despite the external version that many people portray to the world, behind closed doors, I think each and every one of us have periods of our life where we find things really bloody tough. It took me a long time to learn... View Article

Words on Healing

November 20, 2015 6:10 pm

      Let there be no expectation, No rush, No hurry, No pressure. Allow this time. This period of stillness. Let the sensations come, All of them. Resist the temptation to resist. Be in this place, with compassion for your beautiful body, mind and soul. All that has happened,... View Article

Connecting Back to Your Heart

October 31, 2015 12:47 pm

I came across this beautiful quote on Instagram this morning. ‘There’s nothing more painful than losing yourself. But there’s nothing more beautiful than finding yourself again’ ~ S.C. Lourie It inspired me to write a few of my own words about losing and finding yourself…. When I relapsed severely in... View Article