Video in public

If you have read my previous posts, you know that I set out to do gentle progress towards courageous living. You won’t see me dancing in a public square (or at the airport like this uninhibited girl) any time soon, I am not pushing myself that hard. But from now and then I do take…


How do you feel near nature? I’m one of those who is at their fullest, most complete near the sea, in a forest or even in a garden. With spring approaching I feel this need more. So this week was all about flowers. Buying a flower plant for my mum It’s not easy for me…

Family life

“Love one another and you will be happy. It’s as simple and as difficult as that.” – Michael Leunig

What did I give my blood for? 

If it weren’t for you, I wouldn’t have done it. But this time, finally, the “what will they say” worked to my advantage.

Gratitude is created, not given

I believed it for a very long time that positivity and optimism are character traits: you’re either born with them or you don’t have them. But then I met someone.