connections

Conditioning my mind to be unconditional.

There's a lot of pain and suffering in the world right now. A lot of people hurting each other and it's easy to feel sad about the state of our tiny planet. It's even...

Lessons from Noel Algernon Faulkner.

This is my dad - Noel Faulkner, born on Christmas Day, 1929. He passed away in August 2012. Without realising it, he had some incredible lessons to share... Dad was one...

The cost of overthinking…

The reason I have been late posting this is because the words I had prepared earlier were, quite simply, crap.Too preachy; too whiney; too cynical; too overwhelming....

The Rubber Band Effect…

I've missed this space the last few weeks! It's lovely to be back at my keyboard with some time up my sleeve to share some thoughts. Thanks for your patience with me of...

The thoughts that grow in my garden…

I've been spending some time this past week out in the garden. I just love it there and I'm grateful to have the time to learn some new cultivation skills. The garden...

I’m not doing this alone…

At this time of the year we have an advent calendar strung up in our entrance hall. Each little bag holds something special inside, a yummy chocolate, a quote to think...

Time for some connection selection…

I learned a lovely lesson this week. I had an opportunity to revist the power of our connections with each other- real, physical, human connection. I mean being in the...

Bedside tables and lessons learned…

Very early in our relationship John and I decided to visit his grandmother who was living in a  nursing home on the Gold Coast, Queensland. John had told me about her...