Posts Tagged: life

You have to be happy to spread happiness

I haven’t posted a blog in a long time. Almost a year actually. There are many excuses for this, I’ve been busy being the most obvious. But the truth is simpler. I haven’t been very happy. This blog is all

You have to be happy to spread happiness

I haven’t posted a blog in a long time. Almost a year actually. There are many excuses for this, I’ve been busy being the most obvious. But the truth is simpler. I haven’t been very happy. This blog is all

Living and dying well

Not every day is filled with laughter. Yesterday I went to a funeral. It was the send off for a friend’s brother, Mark. Hundreds of people had driven to the corner of the city to pay their last respects to

Living and dying well

Not every day is filled with laughter. Yesterday I went to a funeral. It was the send off for a friend’s brother, Mark. Hundreds of people had driven to the corner of the city to pay their last respects to

3 simple ways to live without regrets

This week a friend forwarded me an article from the Guardian sharing the top five regrets of the dying. Bronnie Ware, a palliative care nurse from Australia, spent years working with people during their final weeks of life and documented

3 simple ways to live without regrets

This week a friend forwarded me an article from the Guardian sharing the top five regrets of the dying. Bronnie Ware, a palliative care nurse from Australia, spent years working with people during their final weeks of life and documented

Find your purpose

“He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

Find your purpose

“He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

50 shortcuts to happiness

A few years ago I read The Right to Write by Julia Cameron, a book designed to help you unblock the barriers to your productivity and success in creative endeavours. One of the passages talks about unlocking creativity by focusing on

50 shortcuts to happiness

A few years ago I read The Right to Write by Julia Cameron, a book designed to help you unblock the barriers to your productivity and success in creative endeavours. One of the passages talks about unlocking creativity by focusing on

30 ways to give more in 2012

A new year. That magical time of year where (it feels) a milestone has been passed. The past is behind us and the future stretches brightly across the horizon. Anything is possible. Smell that? That’s a whiff of new you

30 ways to give more in 2012

A new year. That magical time of year where (it feels) a milestone has been passed. The past is behind us and the future stretches brightly across the horizon. Anything is possible. Smell that? That’s a whiff of new you

Matthew Luxon and Waveney Warth: Living without waste

Could you live for a year without creating any waste? In today’s consumer society where everything comes wrapped 3 times in plastic (or so it seems), attempting to live rubbish-free may seem like a fool’s errand. Yet that’s exactly what

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Matthew Luxon and Waveney Warth: Living without waste

Could you live for a year without creating any waste? In today’s consumer society where everything comes wrapped 3 times in plastic (or so it seems), attempting to live rubbish-free may seem like a fool’s errand. Yet that’s exactly what

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