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Recipe: three ingredient vegan protein balls

Super easy and delicious. Makes about 24 balls.

My UK Summer Travel Packing List

In less than a week now I will be touching down at Heathrow Airport and I am so excited!  Particularly because this will be my first visit to the UK. I’m staying for ten days and am told that the UK summer will be pretty similar to a northern Australian winter. So, I’ve prepared a list of what to pack on that basis, and I thought I’d share my list with you here…

How I scored my dream job

I’ve recently been offered what I can only describe as my dream job.  So, I’ve spent some time reflecting on what I did to arrive at this point in my professional life. For this blog post, I thought I’d share with you the seven key things I did to score my dream job.

How to work with the moon

Life is full of cycles. Working with the moon phases creates a cycle of living intentionally.  The more you’re in tune with the moon, the more easily your life will flow. I know it sounds woo woo as heck, but you’re going to have to trust me on this one.  I've been an annoyingly high-achiever my whole life, but since I've started working with the moon I've been amazed at what I've been able to accomplish!

Sunshine Blogger Award

Thanks so much for nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award, Katie Scarlett!  The Sunshine Blogger Award is given by bloggers to bloggers who inspire creativity and positivity in the blogging community. The premise of the award is to nominate fellow bloggers and ask them 11 questions about themselves and their blog.

It’s okay to not be okay

Lately, I’ve found myself having more ‘bad’ days than good ones.

Seven day self-care challenge

What actually is self-care anyway?  Let me start with what self-care is not. Self-care is not the exclusive domain of wealthy white women. Self-care is not expensive. Self-care is not indulgence. It's not all massages and bubbles baths and scented candles. And it's not always the easiest or most exciting option.  Self-care is anything you do that improves your health and wellbeing. This could be physical, mental, social, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, occupational, or environmental.

Yoga for runners

I recently wrote about how yoga is a runner’s best friend. In addition to my dedicated yoga practice, I am sure to finish each run with a short yoga cool-down.

15 common houseplants which are toxic to cats

If you're lucky enough to be a cat parent, you'll know that cats are curious about plants and absolutely love to nibble on leaves.I adopted my cat and started my houseplant collection at around the same time and was surprised to learn that there are several plants which are poisonous to cats.

Thirty things to do before 30

I’m in my early thirties, and I’ve been thinking lately about what advice I would give to my younger self.

Three steps to surviving as an introvert in an extroverted world

It's a misconception that to be an introvert means to be shy or socially awkward.  For example, I'm undeniably an introvert at the same time as being a confident public speaker.


What's all the fuss about gratitude?

It was Jean-Baptiste Massieu who said that, “Gratitude is the memory of the heart.”

The complete guide to how ANYBODY can become a runner

Almost a quarter of Australians go jogging, a 66 per cent increase on participation a decade ago, making jogging the fastest-growing sport or exercise in the country over the last 10 years across men and women of all age groups.

Meditation for anxiety

Here are some of the reasons I used to talk myself out of meditating:

· I don’t have time
· I can’t sit still
· I can’t keep my thoughts quiet
· What’s the point, anyway?

Do any of these reasons sound familiar?

Why I quit Facebook, and why you should too!

If you were to ask me about my relationship status with Facebook, I’d have to say, ‘It’s Complicated.’

Is minimalism just another form of conspicuous consumption?

Living alone has taught me a lot about myself. But, by far the best thing it has taught me is the art of simple living.

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