Do you know where you’re going?

Probably the most life-changing thing to happen to me in the last five years (and that’s pulling from a fairly significant pool) was listening to this podcast a guy named Steve did with Penelope Trunk. It’s pretty uncomfortable stuff. You see, Steve thought he knew where he was going. He had a Continue Reading

The first time

Is there anything more romantic than the smell of formaldehyde and a room full of cadavers? The answer to that is ‘no, clearly there isn’t’ because 19 years ago, that’s where Ant and I first locked eyes on each other. It was week one of Uni and we were in Human Biology 101. How I ended up as Continue Reading

A different way of looking at yourself

Today I thought I’d share with you the first chapter from my book Your Best Year Yet. It was the hardest chapter for me to write, and perhaps because of that, it seems to have struck a chord. It’s certainly the chapter that people most comment on when giving me feedback about Your Best Year Yet Continue Reading

What every child needs from their parents

I mentioned in Tuesday’s post how I suggested this exercise to my Facebook community last week … and then thought I would do it myself out of interest. Today I’d like to share with you what my mum wrote. Initially it will seem like I’m blowing smoke up my own arse, but trust me, there’s a Continue Reading

The stories we tell ourselves

“I’ve figured out why I’m not looking forward to Perth Upmarket” I said. “All those people, all that interacting – it’s exhausting for me. Once I’ve done this one I won’t do any more stuff like that. It’s just a bad energy thing for me.” Monologue over, I looked proudly at my therapist. I was Continue Reading

The 7 best things about 37

So it’s my birthday today. I don’t get funny about birthdays or getting older because I know what a privilege it is to get old. I consider every extra year I'm still here on earth to be such a blessing. As are all these things: 1. This guy We met in first year uni and have been a ‘thing’ ever Continue Reading