Project Live Life

Last week my friend Stace mentioned on Facebook that she was in an ‘existential musing phase’ and by George, I knew exactly what she was talking about. I’ve been experiencing much the same myself. Illness (in the form of depression and cancer) is deeply affecting the lives of those close to Continue Reading

Celebrating how far I’ve come

A friend shared these words by Seth Godin on Instagram yesterday. And I was reminded of the very first time I read them. It was around the time I wrote this blog post. Go ahead - have a read and see what my days used to look like. I'll wait. Suffice to say -  I was stressed out of my Continue Reading

Can we talk about the word ‘mediocre’?

Good grief I’ve seen the word mediocre used a bit this last week. Maybe because I’ve been on the lookout for it since I read this Wendy Squires column. There was so much ‘YES’ for me in Wendy’s column – and I said as much on Twitter. Bits like this one: "You know, I can't recall the last time Continue Reading

Do you make time to meander?

Back in the day (circa 2010) my Mondays to Fridays looked like this: 5am wake up > throw down a coffee while checking emails > high-five my husband as he comes in from his run and I head out for mine > get home and jump in the shower > get ready for work > get child ready for daycare Continue Reading

How to get what you want

First of all, a quick update on the 'push-ups situation'. If you remember, the week before last I set myself the task of doing 30 push-ups a day. Naturally, this was such a ridiculous number (and place to start) I did none. I am happy to report that reverting to my usual 'start so ridiculously Continue Reading