Week 30 Baby-Step Creation: Fear of Flatpacks

Our new home has heralded an influx of new, shiny and bright furniture. Out with the old maroon, slouchy sharehouse couch that would have scared any forensic detective, and in with with the new grey, adjustable and comfy modular that I’m barely letting people sit on just yet. Whilst I was loving life with all…

Could you nix the complaints for 24 hours?

Earlier this week I dared myself to refrain from complaining for 24 hours straight. I thought it would be impossible. And let’s be honest – it was. But what I learnt from the experience is what’s most important, right? Rewind to Monday when all was going well. Then cue road rage. Not a big complaint,…

Withstanding Stormy Challenges

Always one to write down great quotes on post-its and surround myself with these inspirational words at work, one of my favourites comes from Elizabeth Edwards: She stood in the storm… and when the wind did not blow her away – and it surely has not – she adjusted her sails. These words have a fearless…