Category: simple life strategies

What Miley Cyrus, smelling roses and excited puppy dogs have in common and why you need to know now. Intrigued?

What Miley Cyrus, smelling roses and excited puppy dogs have in common and why you need to know now. Intrigued?

| April 15, 2014 | 7 Comments

I read a few weeks ago that despite having recently had a number one album in the US, Miley Cyrus is more unhappy than she has ever been. Now before I explain the relevance of roses and puppy dogs, just think about this for a moment. She’s smashed one of her MAJOR goals in life; […]

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The One Tip that Will Get You Absolutely Anything You Want in Life. Guaranteed.

The One Tip that Will Get You Absolutely Anything You Want in Life. Guaranteed.

| April 8, 2014 | 4 Comments

A few weeks ago I interviewed Stanford Professor Bob Sutton (an amazingly intelligent and lovely man by the way). Bob knows a lot about successful people and companies (in-fact he’s spent time with the head of Google and lots of other very successful human beings). Our chat got me thinking about how there’s one very […]

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How to Know If You’re in the Right Job

How to Know If You’re in the Right Job

| March 4, 2014 | 36 Comments

Have you ever wondered if you picked the right career? Is your job right for you? Does it make you happy? Is it what you were put on the planet to do? If you have (like most people), you may have found yourself evaluating the pros and cons of what you do for work. While […]

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Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone: Tips from the Positivity Blog

Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone: Tips from the Positivity Blog

| February 18, 2014 | 6 Comments

This week I’ve been inspired by Henrik from the Positivity Blog. This has to be one of my favorite blogs because there’s so much great thinking, great articles and inspiring stuff featured. Henrik recently posted a really insightful article about stepping out of your comfort zone and I feel compelled to share some of these […]

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How to Enjoy Guilt-free Shopping

How to Enjoy Guilt-free Shopping

| February 11, 2014 | 8 Comments

I recently watched a really informative keynote by Dr Deepak Chopra who revealed that the number one, (not number two or three), but number one thing that makes people happy is….wait for it…. SHOPPING! Can you believe it? The research showed that shopping was the most important activity for people in terms of their own […]

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How the World’s Ugliest Woman has Inspired Millions

How the World’s Ugliest Woman has Inspired Millions

| January 28, 2014 | 12 Comments

When she was growing up, Lizzie Velasquez was told that she was so ugly, she should do the world a favour, put a gun to her head and kill herself. I know what you’re wondering. Did she do it? Well the answer is no. Of course not. That’s not her style. Lizzie Velasquez stumbled across […]

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How to Set Three Simple Intentions for 2014

How to Set Three Simple Intentions for 2014

| January 7, 2014 | 2 Comments

So it’s the second week into 2014. How are you tracking? Have you had time to take a few moments and decide on what you’re focus will be for the year? For me, this year I’ve decided to set three really high level strategic Intentions.  The thing is, as 2013 drew to a close I […]

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5 Steps to Calm Your Nerves

5 Steps to Calm Your Nerves

| December 17, 2013 | 2 Comments

  We all get nervous from time to time. The symptoms vary and can range from shortness of breath, a pulsating heart, butterflies in the stomach, through to sweating and even dizziness. I was interviewed on radio for MINDFOOD Australia last week, and I have to admit for the half an hour before the interview, […]

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How to Make Your Own Xmas Gratitude Tree

How to Make Your Own Xmas Gratitude Tree

| December 6, 2013 | 4 Comments

As we get closer to Xmas I find there’s a tendency to start feeling like we’re running out of time and the year is almost up. We then switch to pondering all those things that we didn’t get done, all those dreams that passed us by and generally everything that we didn’t achieve throughout the […]

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35 Meaningful Xmas Gift Ideas

35 Meaningful Xmas Gift Ideas

| December 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

I don’t know about you, but over the years I have received alot of really naff Xmas gifts. I don’t mean to sound ungrateful, and I don’t mean anything by it but I’m just being honest. Sometimes I get a bit riled about the commercial nature of Xmas. It feels like we get a bit […]

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