5 Ways to Break the ‘Busyness’ Cycle
How often do you collapse into bed at the end of the day and wonder where the time went? We've all been there and I know that some of those days when our feet don't touch the ground can be...
6 Ways to Reduce Anxiety and Calm your Mind
When anxiety strikes it can feel like an uphill struggle to slow down your mind and find a moment of calm. And to one extent or another I’m sure it’s something that we’ve all experienced. But, I’m grateful that today...
How to Cultivate Self Love and Compassion
Developing self-love and compassion is a practice that takes patience and daily effort. There’s no quick fix or hack that gets us there overnight, it’s a life-long practice complete with hurdles and occasional setbacks but nothing that we can’t work...
8 Self Care Tips to Beat the Winter Blues
There are lots of things to love about winter; snuggly blankets, extra-long baths and dark nights that give you even more reason to burn candles, but there’s no doubt that the lack of light and chilly weather can have a...
10 Tips For Getting A Better Nights Sleep
When the alarm went off this morning, did you wake up feeling well rested or did you reluctantly roll out of bed after hitting the snooze button as many times as you dare? If you’re finding it a struggle to...
7 Simple Ways to Reclaim Your Mornings
What do your mornings look like? Do they support you in feeling positive about the day ahead or leave you feeling frazzled before it really gets started? There’s no denying that for some, mornings can be a challenge; getting everyone...
8 Tips For Creating A More Holistic Morning Routine
If your mornings aren’t quite the holistic, mindful start to the day that you dream of then this is for you.  There's no need to get up hours earlier – unless you want to.  Most of these are simple but...
12 Self-Care Tips for the Mind Body & Spirit
Mind, body, and spirit… these three elements combine to make us whole. At least, they should do if we take regular steps to take good care of them all. But you know as well as I do that self-care can...
6 Ways To Slow Down and Enjoy Life (Without Getting Less Done)
In today’s fast-paced world it’s become the norm to rush from one task to another, often on auto-pilot and not really giving our full attention to anything. Often our obligations at work, commitments at home and an idealised version of...
5 Ways that Being More Present Boosts Happiness
How happy are you? Most of us would agree we have some days where we feel happier than others. Some people also seem naturally happier than others no matter what is happening in their lives. But there is a way...
6 Steps Towards Creating a More Mindful Home
Would you like your home to have a calmer and more positive feel to it? I'm not suggesting a picture perfect image by any means because for most of us, that's not entirely realistic. But, I do believe that a...
Is mindfulness the answer to reducing your daily stress?
Stress is a complex subject. But one thing’s for sure; most of us are living with more of it than ever before. Now, whether the reason for that is a faster pace of life, more technology, social comparison or a...
4 Simple Ways to Calm Your Mind
Buddhism calls it the ‘monkey mind’. You may know it as the sensation of your mind being filled with a jumble of thoughts, worries, and concerns – flitting from one to the next like a bee searching for nectar and...
4 Tips To Be More Mindful At Work
Its so easy for your workday to get off track - sometimes the smallest thing can send your stress levels through the roof with no signs of returning any time soon!  The impact that this has on your mind and...
How Important Is A Holistic Night Time Routine?
The benefits of a night time routine are endless; most importantly though is that it prepares for a beautiful and restful nights sleep.  I'm sharing my night time ritual in the hope that it inspires you to create your own. ...
10 Ways to Stay Mindful Throughout Your Day
I have no doubt that you’ve heard the word mindfulness many times - so many in fact that you could be forgiven for thinking that it was 'just another fad'.  But, that's absolutely not the case; it's foundations are deep...
3 Reasons You Think Meditation Isn't Working For You
So, you've read all about the benefits of meditation,  you even have a friend that swears by it!  But, when you sit down and try it for yourself you’re left feeling like 'it's not working' or 'this isn't for me'....
12 Ways To Connect With Nature
I've always found that connecting with nature feeds my soul like nothing else can - it doesn't matter whether it’s a woodland walk with my dog or a simple picnic in the garden.  It's that re-connection to the world around...
4 Ways to Save Time (and Spend it on Yourself)
When it comes to taking care of yourself how many times do you drag out that tired old excuse ‘i don’t have time’? I’m right there with you, it’s hard to put yourself at the top of the list when...
10 Reasons to Hit Pause More Often
How often do you hit pause during the average day? Once? Twice? Never? There are lots of great reasons for doing this, as I discovered when I started doing it. If you need convincing, I’ve lined up some of the...
4 Ways that Mindfulness Can Ease Overwhelm
How often do you feel overwhelmed? Most of us do occasionally, but for some, it occurs almost daily. And it doesn’t matter where you are or what you are doing either. If you allow your mind to head into the...