Stand Up for Yourself!

Stand Up for Yourself!

How are we going ‘being assertive’? Are we all confident? Comfortable with ‘assertive communication’ or … does everything descend in to aggressive chaos the same second we need to stand up for ourselves. Being ‘assertive’ is not exactly the same thing as shouting, tantrum throwing, demanding or manipulating others to ‘get what you need’. It … Continue reading

Sea Bathing Machine eh?

Sea Bathing Machine eh?

I am not, in this life – a Designer and yet I dig design bods of all descriptions. Perhaps my mysteriously other half, the shadow self I as yet known not is for sooth an ‘inventor’? In an interesting incident of synchronicity, I have found some who have recently successfully crowd funded their Campaign to … Continue reading

In the Fast Lane … at Monbulk

In the Fast Lane … at Monbulk

I intensely disliked being rushed and yet … I seem always to be in a rush. How annoying! So recently I have been frequenting the pool at Monbulk, the glamorous new tiled and heated excitement in what could be an unexpected plane hanger. I like it, I like the vibe. I like the change rooms. … Continue reading

Slow Food or No Food!

Slow Food or No Food!

“If it is not good for all of us, it is not good for any of us” – Ubuntu Philosophy I guess by now, dear Reader, you have likely twigged – we have some trouble in our world and it is making us sick. But putting the finger on exactly what is causing this is … Continue reading

Words to Live By … from the Master

Words to Live By … from the Master

“Lots of people who are incredibly creative, do not have discipline … it is a rare combination” ~ Marco Pierre White CHARACTERISTICS OF A MASTER ~ THEY HAVE … Discipline Passion Creativity Technical Ability Style, Aesthetic, Palate AND … They accept and respect that Nature is the true artist Everything they do becomes an extension … Continue reading