Musings on work-life balance

Musings on work-life balance

Here are some things I’ve come to appreciate about work-life balance, in the context of motherhood. Most of the ideas and principles are applicable to anyone who is committed to living life more intentionally. What are you aiming for? Well-meaning advice on work-life...
Motherhood: the making of you

Motherhood: the making of you

“In giving birth to our babies, we may find that we give birth to new possibilities within ourselves.”Myla and Jon Kabat-Zin I never thought motherhood would be such a challenging and transformative experience for me. In hindsight, I realise that it started well...
Why there’s no such thing as a wrong decision

Why there’s no such thing as a wrong decision

Decision paralysis is real! When we are faced with choices, no matter how many options we have, what do we tend to do? Overthink, ruminate, procrastinate…and freeze! We put pressure on ourselves to find the best decision. The fear of getting it wrong is often what...
5 ways to declutter your mind

5 ways to declutter your mind

I’m a self-confessed decluttering addict. I secretly worship Marie Kondo and thrive on minimalism, in all aspects of life. Yep, that’s me! But up until recently, my bouts of spring cleaning were solely focused on my physical environment…until I discovered that...
Join the “relax” revolution!

Join the “relax” revolution!

“If you were to walk into your world tomorrow and nothing has changed except that you are RELAXED: would you be a better partner? A better parent? A better boss?” Elizabeth Gilbert When I decided to quit my job a few years ago, I remember thinking in anticipation:...