Meet Julia: Portuguese-Kiwi, Single-Mum, Carer, Nomad

Meet Julia: Portuguese-Kiwi, Single-Mum, Carer, Nomad

For the second story in my ‘Different People’ series, I met with Julia who lives in her motorhome and works as a carer for sick and elderly people around New Zealand. Her’s is a story that proves it’s never to late to make big changes in your life, to reinvent yourself and to live YOUR life.

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Why You Should Embrace Your Negative Emotions (Book Extract)

Why You Should Embrace Your Negative Emotions (Book Extract)

When we think about what makes us unhappy or what gets in the way of our happiness, it’s easy to think about negative emotions like pain, fear, anger and stress as the main cause for our unhappiness. However, there is reason to believe that this line of thought is not just wrong but it could even be harmful. 

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My favourite things about having given up ‘normal’ and live in a campervan

My favourite things about having given up ‘normal’ and live in a campervan

It’s been four weeks now since I gave up ‘normal’ life in Auckland to live life differently. It has been an amazing experience so far and I’ve already learnt so much. I’ve been trying to put into words what I love most about it and why it feels so right. Here is what I’ve come up with.

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New Series: What I'm reading

New Series: What I'm reading

I’ve set myself a new reading challenge. Instead of focusing on reading as many books as possible, I now focus on capturing as many insights as possible from each book. That means, reading slower and taking notes while I’m reading.

And then I thought, if I’m already taking notes, I might as well share them with you :) So I’m starting a new series of blog posts called “What I'm Reading”.

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What I'm reading: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck

What I'm reading: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck

This is the first post is my new series 'What I'm Reading' where I share key insights and interesting facts from books I'm reading. More about What I'm Reading here. 

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck was recommended to me by a really good friend. She spoke about it so passionately that it jumped right to the top of my reading list – and I’m glad it did.

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