As I shared the details of a recent conversation with an acquaintance, on my Facebook page recently and was both pleased and surprised and the attention it garnered. On hindsight however, I wondered, why is it that we, with all of our intelligence and knowledge, us of the highest order of development, fail to realise […]
In desperation and depression I begged, “Please! Dear Universe, we need your help. We’re down to our last pennies And we need something to change”. As my mind silenced and my heart eased, This is how the Universe replied. Know that everything, every single thing is always working out for you Everything that you are […]
Why We Need To Let Go of What We Truly Want Yesterday on my Facebook page, I came across a beautiful picture and post that spoke about how we don’t ever yearn and cajole the sun to rise, we simply trust in the knowing that it will, every morning. It reminded me of how we […]
Have you forgotten who you truly are? If in this hasty life, where hurries and worries press upon your day, Let me remind you of who you truly are, For I remember. I remember that… You are the most beautiful, most amazing child of the Universe You deserve above all else to live a joy-filled, […]
Listen to the mustn’ts, child. Listen to the don’ts. Listen to the shouldn’ts, the impossibles, the won’ts. Listen to the never haves, then listen close to me… Anything can happen, child. Anything can be.” ~ Shel Silverstein
Unlike the title of the post, this post really is not about baking. Neither will it contain a recipe for a cake, far more than that, it contains a story that every person who has ever eaten, cooked or baked may relate to.
Before I had a child, I had always been focussed, purposeful, goal-driven. I invariably achieved most of what I had set out to…and yet, and perhaps it is meant to be so, in my parenting journey and subsequently in much of my life since, I have had to learn and re-learn the lessons of ‘letting […]
I had recently been contemplating the message of Trust and Letting things be, when i had the good fortune to visit Jardin du Luxembourg in Paris. It is a beautiful park with tree lined avenues, manicured lawns and riots of colour in its flower beds.
We so often hear it said ‘Practise Gratitude’ ‘Be Grateful’ ‘See the best in everyday’. I know well though, what it is like when there are long dark days, when it feels as if you’re treading water just to stay afloat, when the bills were due yesterday and your bank account shows even less than […]