YOLO: When Is It Time To Stop Wanting More And To Start Enjoying What You Have?

If you are for ever setting goals to improve your life, one after the other, when do you stop and start enjoying what you have? Somebody asked me this very same question a few years ago after a talk I gave about Life Coaching and Goal Setting. And she was so spot on! Of course, there’s nothing wrong with wanting to improve yourself and your life. On the contrary. … and … I do believe that goal setting is a very powerful tool to define and help you reach what you want. But what if what we want is always … Read The Full Article …

Shinrin Yoku: Take A Bath… In A Forest: The Art of Shinrin-Yoku

Don’t worry, this bath won’t involve your taking your clothes off in the middle of the forest! Forest Bathing (or Shinrin-Yoku) is a fairly recent Japanese pastime being also discovered by the Western World.  What Is Shinrin-Yoku? All it is, is walking amidst nature in order to benefit from all the airborne chemicals released by plants. Plants have been found to emit phytoncides that stop them from rotting and being attacked by insects. These phytoncides also have a very beneficial effect on human beings. Many studies have been conducted about the benefits of walking in forests (and its use as … Read The Full Article …

Awaken Your Inner Child: 50 Ways To Have Fun & Feel Like A Child Again (Or For Your Kids To Have Fun ;-))

Do you have kids? Whether it’s for them or for you, are you interested in having some fun? Instead of the ‘bucket-lists’ we see popping up all over the place these days, this article is about a list of things to do before you’re 11 and 3 quarters (!) but we think it could be just as applicable to any adult wanting to turn back the clock and have a bit of fun. Where The Idea Came From The National Trust (a very respectable organization protecting British heritage and open spaces) has just published a list of 50 things to … Read The Full Article …

How Easy is it Exactly to be a Work at Home Mom (WAHM)?

Author: Allie, Ramblings of a WAHM I am a Work at Home Mom or “WAHM”.   Ever heard of her?  She is usually an entrepreneur.  Or we like to be called “mompreneurs”.  We have decided to make a living from home. Many WAHM’s have home based careers in sales.  They sell offline and in the new economy they sell online also through blogs or service sites. I am the next stage of WAHM.  I am strictly online.  I can be called an affiliate marketer or social media marketer.  But I like to call myself a Business Blogger.  My main business surrounds … Read The Full Article …