Maybe I Should Just do ‘Normal’… 

Maybe I Should Just do ‘Normal’… 

It’s been 14 months now since I said goodbye to the busy city life and the comfortable, regular income and moved into my campervan. It’s been amazing. I’ve loved every minute of it. But lately, there has been this nagging voice in my head that keeps saying “maybe I should just go back to normal! At least for a while…” 

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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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