Self-Respect and Courage

There cannot be any fear when I live in my self-respect, fully aware of who I am. This is the first step to true mindfulness.

Happening Now

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Looking Ahead

Inner reflection takes honesty, detachment and courage. With these three virtues active, look at what you wish to continue doing. It is important to reflect on what is working and appreciate your efforts in cooperating in this. Value what is good and positive.

Time to Play

How was I to encourage this lightness and also take part in it when there was so much to do. It has taken time and patience to teach, role model, delegate, correct, redirect and forgive, however we regularly carve out time to listen, laugh and play.
See what you can let go of doing and explore with your inner child. Let yourself and your children see how playful and free you really are.

Dissolving Past Versions

This is an experience I had in meditation this morning. I thought to share it with you. I am being pulled out of this old role I am playing. There is a gentle hand guiding me. I feel that I am stuck in a few places. It is like a glue that needs to be…

Taking Time In

Traditionally parents and teachers have used “time outs” as a method to control behaviour. What if you took a “time in”? A time in to reflect, be silent, listen to your thoughts, see what you are feeling, and choose to maybe get out of your negative space.

Traffic Jam or Traffic Control?

Every hour or a few times a day, stop what you are doing and observe the traffic in your mind. Take a deep breathe. Don’t worry, the sky won’t fall down! Just watch what you are feeling and what thoughts you have been allowing to enter your mind.

Is Tech Really to Blame?

What culture are we living in that all members are in one room looking at a screen? Take a few minutes and reflect on the culture you are setting in your home or in your car. Close your device and open your eyes to something new. Stop blaming the kids. Stop being mad at technology. Instead, be creative, create enthusiasm, be courageous.

Creating Time Through Mindfulness ▶️

Mindfulness is so beautiful, it actually gives you time. Carving out a few moments, helps you to recharge, focus and concentrate, giving you the time to do all the things you want to do.