Slow-Learners, Slip-Ups, and Self-Sabotage

Slow-Learners, Slip-Ups, and Self-Sabotage

I’m a slow learner. Don’t be sad for me – I’m okay with it most days. I suppose I could phrase it differently and call myself a late bloomer, or something more poetic but I prefer a frank approach to life and besides … owning your sh*t...
The terror of my first motorbike trip

The terror of my first motorbike trip

(If you prefer to watch the video, scroll to the end!) We’re on the M50 motorway. It feels like we’re doing 200 kilometers an hour – in reality we’re probably doing 80! We’re on the inside lane so cars and trucks are hurtling past at speed.  I don’t...
Do you make time for harvest?

Do you make time for harvest?

   I sometimes forget to make time for harvest… Are you the sort of person who is goals-driven and ambitious? Have you ever been told that you don’t take time to smell the roses? Are you inclined to reach your goals easily but barely stop to catch your breath...

Lockdown Lessons

“The definition of insanity is doing the same things over and over again and expecting a different result” Albert Einstein It’s funny how something can make such sense, yet have little impact. Most of us smile when we hear that quote because we know...
Pause to ask – How many days are left?

Pause to ask – How many days are left?

So how many hours and days are left? In this week, this month, this year, this Life? We can pick a number but we really don’t know…. And that’s sort of scary so we pretend and don’t go there – pretending that we have all the time in the...
Words of wisdom from the naive

Words of wisdom from the naive

A little bird told me and so I thought I’d pass it on: If you’re anxious – that thing you’re fretting about, is probably not that serious… Yet, ordinary, little things can be beautiful and important so pay attention to them.   Good...