living life and sharing my journey

Tag: experiences

An awesome life

An awesome life

“So I decided this was going to be my year of awesome.” A simple sentence uttered on a random YouTube video and I’m intrigued. How could you get more AWESOME in your life?

Pick your own path

Pick your own path

You are in control of your path through life, so pick your path. Choose which page to turn to, decide on the next step, and through that decide the ending of your story.

Lessons from Mother India

Lessons from Mother India

BE HERE NOW. Those were the first words I wrote in my diary on landing in India and they sum up the lessons from my amazing experience in the mountains.

Is your itch being scratched?

Is your itch being scratched?

Where do you get lost in the stories of others? Where does your attention and focus go when you start to question what you really want from life? It may well point to an unnoticed itch that is in need of a BIG scratch.

Some reflections on journeys

Some reflections on journeys

Reflecting on journeys – whether life, career, intrepid or management ones.

A Great Feat: 365 great days

A Great Feat: 365 great days

Fourteen days in to 2015 and I haven’t had a bad day yet! Sure, it has helped that 10 of those were spent in the stunning Canadian Rockies doing what I love best – moving my body outdoors and spending time with friends – but […]

The unconsciousness of social media

The unconsciousness of social media

The jet lag had me up just as the first rays of sun were climbing above the horizon, so I poured myself a hot lemon drink, moved the chair to face the sea and settled in to watch mother nature in all her beauty perform […]

Create > Consume

Create > Consume

It’s been three months since we arrived back in London and I’m still finding my equilibrium here. The balance between the “oh so amazing” stuff that is happening every minute of every day and the need to sit in the sun and drink my cup […]

Just because…

Just because…

It’s just gone 10am on a Saturday morning and here I am covered in four different coloured dyes, dancing and singing to cheesy pop songs with 5,000 other fun-loving individuals. The Run or Dye 5km run is about to commence yet I don’t plan to run […]

When you think you can’t, you probably can

When you think you can’t, you probably can

Our ability, our strength and our idea of what is possible is most likely all in our head. One month ago I couldn’t do a single full push-up. It was probably a combination of bad technique, little strength and a thought which strongly said – […]