Why are you happy when I’m so sad?

Why are you happy when I’m so sad?

It is a trick of the brain when 2 people can be experiencing the same circumstances and one person enjoys themselves while the other does not. Or the same people can participate in a familiar activity and on one occasion

Birthday pondering, another year wiser?

Birthday pondering, another year wiser?

It is Spring and the birthday season is in full swing. In my family, there are a whole lot of us born around this time. It starts slow, a couple in the short days of February, bringing some sunshine into

What happened to my Creative Power?

What happened to my Creative Power?

E-book – Fruitless at 40: Rediscovering my Creative Power I am not fruitless anymore. Through the writing, learning and practicing of the past 6 years, I have come out the other side with more wisdom, creativity and passion than I

Stir the soul, learn everyday

Stir the soul, learn everyday

You know that moment when you learn something new, or maybe realize an old thought? A light turns on brightly, maybe more inside your head, rather than a bulb dangling above it. This lightbulb moment is also famously called an

Warm water soothes the soul

Warm water soothes the soul

I came across an article recently at Design for Mankind, titled “The Self in Self Care“. I was pleasantly surprised to read about the different ways women are practicing self-care. By no means is this a one-size-fits-all kind of thing.