I learned somewhere along the way that I needed to strive to survive. That somehow who I was was never quite enough. If only I studied more, read more, worked harder, produced more that I would ‘succeed’. That I would get ahead. That in some perverse way my life would be worthwhile. Or that I
Angelina’s Shocking Decision When I heard that actress Angelina Jolie decided to have a double mastectomy as a 'preventative' measure, her decision sent shock waves through me and those around me. It seemed like such an extreme course of action for someone who hadn’t received a cancer diagnosis. And at the time, I couldn’t understand why
Letting Go I’m sure if anyone caught me in the act, they would swear I was having a full-blown, adult-sized, hissy-fit. At least that’s what it feels like but in a super-cool, releasing kind of way. Every ounce of my energy was focused on whacking my bed like my life depended on it. My rolled up towel
Big Questions I was diagnosed with breast cancer in February this year, a second diagnosis in just five years. I may have gotten off ‘lightly’ the first time around but my second brush with my mortality was far more sinister. The cancerous tumour was deemed aggressive and had spread to my lymph nodes which meant I
Do you ever feel like you’re living life on auto-pilot? Just going through the motions, numbed out and questioning what life is really all about? I can honestly say that this has been me for the better part of my life. Zombie land. Day in, day out. Until one day in 2015, I found myself in
Have you ever had your life thrown upside-down and inside-out making your reality virtually unrecognisable? That murky place between what was familiar and a ‘new’ normal on the horizon full of uncertainty? I call it the eye of the storm… and that is where I sit at the moment. Late last year I was super excited
Join me as I interview Zebunissa Anna Parker as she shares a version of Mary Magdalene’s story I was unfamiliar with. In Anna’s words… “The birthing of Christ, is now to be found in the collective womb of both womankind and mankind. The Magdalene Essence or Christ Sophia is the recognition of the balance of male
Tune in as Creative Soul, Melanie Spears shares some of the trials and tribulations that gave way to her awakening and source of inspiration in creating the Gratitude Diary. Mel released the 11th edition in 2020 and I have to say it is one of the most beautiful books I have ever laid eyes on!
With anxiety, depression and stress at all time high levels, Erin Ashley shows us way to transform stress into peace. During this interview, Erin shares one of her life's greatest challenges and how mindful meditation helped her through some of her darkest times. Be inspired by this wonderful woman who is an inspiration to me
Are you on the hamster wheel going in circles or have you found balance in your life? Balancing the many aspects that make up your life. Listen in as I interview Leanne Blaney on the importance of achieving balance in your life and some key steps to do this.