Life and Reflections

Gratitude: the key to happiness and abundance

“If you don’t stop being grateful, I’ll give you something to be grateful for!” I am grateful for the air I breath. So something tells me to drive to this

Monday Morning Inspiration

Every Monday morning, when I have my daughter, I drop her off at school. It’s a nice way to spend a bit more time with her and one of the “large

​Light and Life…Reflections​

I am breaking my 14 month blogging silence with a post inspired by the work of my good friend, photographer Ken Goddard. Whenever I see his photographs I am blown

Flying a Cessna, dining on the beach and experiencing an astonishing electrical storm: a birthday to remember!

A good friend of mine has just surprised me with the best present ever: an introduction to flying, in a CESSNA 172 four seater light aircraft. It was an experience

Music, emotion and the positive side of being run over…

At the end of May I made the headlines of the local newspapers, though not for the reasons for which I had hoped – testing my secondhand knowledge that a

Just Do It!

I’ve just been recommended a book called The War of Art. Yes, I did write that correctly. You will no doubt be familiar with The Art of War by ancient Chinese general Sun

When the moon and people drift away…

Tonight I stood on the rear balcony of my flat and watched the moon, a swollen crescent on the ascent, gracefully sink behind the castle walls. I stared, enthralled, a

Pull Back the Curtain and Let Your Light Shine

A few weeks ago I started a new “daily ritual” which has increased my energy levels, awareness and general well-being immensely. Since I am lucky enough to work basically to

Fear and The Rewards of Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone

A photographer friend of mine recently published a thought-provoking article asking how well we know ourselves, following an experience which pitted his professional and personal instincts against each other. Apart from

Life Purpose – a Reawakening

Every other week, on my way back from dropping my daughter off at school outside town, I always stop off to breathe in the fresh morning air and spectacular view