Getting lost in the ‘real’ world

Do you know what it’s like to get lost in the ‘real’ world? You know – that place where real life happens. The place without phones, or screens of any sort. The place where our children (and us) desperately need to reside more. If you are following me on Instagram then you might have seen my recent post about feeling ‘twitchy’. In it, I described…

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3 Ways modern life is keeping you busy (and how to change it)

Being ‘unbusy’ is possibly my biggest life goal in this season. Perhaps it comes with the territory. Smallish children, a mortgage, work outside the home and a passion driven hobby. Perhaps it’s modern life? Life is full and I’m always on the lookout for new ideas to lighten the load. While I’ve made huge strides towards a slower pace of life over the last few…

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Is your ‘best self’ worth chasing?

If you’ve been reading in the self-development space for awhile you might have heard of a term that’s become heavily used: your ‘best self’. Article titles like “Five powerful ways to become your best self”, and “Seven simple tips to be your best self”, offer ways to get us to this proposed better self (assuming the reader is not already at this desired state). And…

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