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  • 2015 in review blogs and business

Year in Review – Blogs, Business & Other Stuff

My year in review: blogs, business and other stuff. They say life begins at the edge of your comfort zone. If that’s true, then this is the year my life truly began. There have been many different detours beyond the...
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The Benefits of the 10 Item Wardrobe

Anyone who knows me, knows how ironic it is that I’m writing a piece about clothes, even if it is about the 10 item wardrobe and not what’s trendy this season. This is because I’m generally known for my casual...
  • 12 best christmas movies to watch during the holidays

The 12 Best Christmas Movies to Watch During the Holidays

Christmas is just a couple of weeks away and I admit, my excitement levels are building. Finally! I’ll have an excuse to watch all my favourite Christmas movies. Here in Australia, Christmas is not a time of log fires, hot cocoa and...
  • ten things I learned in October

10 Things I learned in October

October is my birthday month, and just like a change of season, a birthday month is the perfect time to reflect on recent lessons and give some thought to dreams and plans for the next 12 months. The last 12...
  • how to make the most of the new season

How to Make the Most of the New Season

September. The year is two thirds over and a new season has begun. Whether its a season of new beginnings or harvests, it’s an opportunity to stop and give some thought to what’s in store for the next three months...
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Weekend Reading #8

Welcome to Weekend Reading #8 We’re expecting an ‘Antarctic Vortex‘ to blow through for the next couple of days so we can look forward to unusually cool temperatures. However, the good news is that creates the perfect environment for spending some time...
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A Simple and Streamlined Life

A Simple and Streamlined Life June Update/July Goals In June, my primary goals were to Simplify, Streamline and Sell Stuff. There’s still lots to do on all three goals, because, well… simplifying and streamlining your life requires a good deal...
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Weekend Reading #7

Welcome to Weekend Reading #7 Saturday morning is usually when I kick back and let the day start slowly. I’m not always great at taking time away from work which is one of the challenges of being self employed and...
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Weekend Reading #6

Welcome to Weekend Reading #6 Thank goodness the weekend is here again and hopefully it’ll include some reading, relaxing and maybe a bit of TV watching, too. I recently borrowed the complete series of both Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel from...
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Weekend Reading #5

This weekend I’ll be sneaking some time for myself with a book I just picked up from the library, How to Retire in 12 Months: Turning Passion into Profit. There’s a bit of a theme in the reading this weekend...