Knowing Myself: Part 2 – Values

What are your values? Has anyone ever asked you this, or have you ever asked this question of yourself? I certainly haven't until recently and if someone had of asked me, I wouldn't have been able to answer them. But it seems like such an important thing to know of yourself. What do you value... Continue Reading →

Knowing Myself: Part 1 – Personality

One of the biggest benefits I've gotten out of getting into minimalism and meditation, is it has led me to look inwards and self-reflect. A lot of the information I was reading and listening to was talking about aligning your life with your values and cultivating your passions. That's great, but what exactly are my... Continue Reading →

My 30 Days as a Vegan

I recently finished up my 30 days as a vegan and I can definitely say it was a positive experience. I learnt quite a lot over those 30 days, it's re-framed the way I now think about food and going forward, my decisions around the food I eat will be different. The first 10 days... Continue Reading →

Time vs Money

I've always valued my personal time quite highly, but I've recently started to think about time in the same way I think about money. If I'm considering a new purchase, I not only way up how much money it costs, but how much of my time will it cost as well. Take for example the... Continue Reading →

Letting go

A few months ago our beautiful blue heeler, Harvey, passed away. We found out he had lymphoma a couple of months before that and we were able to manage it with medication for a while, but his health eventually declined. Having to make the decision to say goodbye was one of the hardest things I've... Continue Reading →

Meditation 101

I've been meditating for about 6 months now and I've noticed some significant changes in myself during that time. I'm more confident, less anxious, less stressed, more calm, less busy and more focused. Meditation is something I would have liked to have started in my late teens, I feel like it would have helped me... Continue Reading →

I Love Change

Since starting down my minimalist journey I've been doing a lot of soul-searching and self-discovery.  One thing I've discovered about myself, is that I love change. I really love change. Whilst I've probably always known this and people close to me would say, "well I could have told you that", it only hit home for... Continue Reading →

What’s inspiring me

For this post I wanted to share what I've been watching, reading and listening to, that has given me inspiration in some form. I'll look to post up something like this every few months. Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things - I've mentioned this one in a previous blog, but it's essentially what kicked... Continue Reading →

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