Living life, Reading life

A Letter to Liz Gilbert

Dear Liz, I hope you don't mind me calling you Liz.  Having read Big Magic this week, it feels like I know you...or at least, that you know me. I finished reading Big Magic yesterday.  I had heard of the book but, having heard it was about creative living, I thought “oh, that’s not for… Continue reading A Letter to Liz Gilbert

Living life, Work life

Sitting Still Isn't An Option

I am a fidget.  I rarely sit still; I tap my fingers, my toes, I wriggle.  It's not deliberate - in fact, I don't often realise I'm doing it - it just seems to be the way that I'm built. It turns out that I'm restless mentally as well as physically.  Less than two years… Continue reading Sitting Still Isn't An Option

Reading life

Books I've Been Reading in February

This month has been all about mindfulness in the another30something household. The Power of Now Eckhart Tolle's The Power of Now has been on my reading list for a long while.  I think I first tried to read it about three years ago; I'm not quite sure why I stopped reading it back then but… Continue reading Books I've Been Reading in February