Live a Well-Designed Life Personality, Character & Self-Discovery

Do you try to control everything?

Do you try to control everything

I’ve been in a funk lately! Why? Because I am trying to control too much. And when I try to control too much, I enjoy too little. Does that ever happen to you?! When you attempt to control the uncontrollable you automatically block yourself from the truth.  You resist how everything works rather than learn …

Career / Business & Finances Live a Well-Designed Life

Things I Stopped Buying (to Save Money & Stop Waste)

Things I Stopped Buying

Since discovering minimalism and decluttering my entire life over the last couple of years, I stopped buying a lot of things that previously cost me quite a lot of money. Saving money is a great side effect of minimalism as you simply don’t consume like you used to – I know I don’t. I am …

Health & Well-being Live a Well-Designed Life

Interview with Jacqueline Pirtle, Author of 365 Days of Happiness

Interview with Jacqueline Pirtle

Most of us know that self-care is essential for happiness. But do we take the time to think about what self-care actually means for each of us? Exercise, sure. Eating well, yes. Then, of course, there’s hydrating, sleeping sufficiently, meditating and doing whatever other relaxation rituals work for you. I caught up with Jacqueline Pirtle; …

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Practice Mindfulness with a Gratitude Journal

Practice Mindfulness with a Gratitude Journal

Today, I’d like to talk about the importance of gratitude. Feeling grateful for what you have in your life can lead to a tremendous number of other positive feelings. One tool to help you harness the power of gratitude is a journal. About a Gratitude Journal A gratitude journal is a place where you write …

Live a Well-Designed Life Personality, Character & Self-Discovery

Who are you becoming?

Who are you becoming?

We are constantly evolving and ever-changing and sometimes people don’t realise their own agency in this! Have you committed to clarity around what you’re evolving into lately? Or are you leaving it up to chance?⠀ ⠀ I’m all about letting the mysterious ways of the universe work it’s magic, and I’m aware that what we …