More Time…

We have entered uncertain and unprecedented times. Time has always been a precious and valuable commodity for most of us. Many people have even paid for personal and professional services to help free-up more time and this clearly isn’t a surprise to anyone. Some papers and reports have also published the fact that greater happiness has been achieved through working adults who have invested in time-saving purchases than on material purchases. Yes, we live in a world where we pay for something that should be free. We have lived in a world that has for so long been starved of TIME.

In the current climate, compliments of COVID-19, we have all been blessed with the fortune of additional time for ourselves. Yes, we are RICH!! More time to do the things we love. More time to work. More time to create things. More time to connect and reconnect with those we love (abiding by the rules of social distancing). More time to discover and explore new hobbies and activities. More time to reflect and re-centre. More time to just be…

In a world that is currently fueled with turmoil and fear due to the growing pandemic, it is more important now than ever to stay connected within and manage our (inner and outer) health and wellbeing. And folks, we have all the time in the world to do this, so it’s imperative to take it one step at a time!

Many of us have been given the opportunity to leverage working from home or flexible working arrangements, therefore freeing up more time and space to mindfully tackle those projects we’ve been procrastinating about for yonks. So many of us don’t know what to do with ourselves as we continue to stay safe and stay at home with this newfound wealth of time. Now, as a collective, we also have a chance to think more broadly about the meaning of our homes, our abodes of peace. In the blink of an eye, our world has shrunk to the circumference of a few square metres and that is all we are allowed to acquaint and interact with for the coming months.

Many of you I am sure have probably already spent your pent-up energy on cleaning, cleansing, decluttering and transforming ‘your space’. If you haven’t and you are about to start, take it slow as you have an abundance of time ahead of you to complete this task. Given the current circumstances, we are all going to truly “get stuff done” at home and whether or not we want to or would like to get it done, we’ll be forced to by the sheer boredom that is going to arise.

Now more than ever, it’s important to stay calm and practise mindfulness. Spiritual practices like Yoga, Meditation and Mindfulness will aid in your health upkeep and ensure you stay well-balanced. Because after all, a healthy and happy balance is what one aspires to achieve.

So now that we’ve recognised how rich we have truly become in the recent weeks and months, how will you capitalise on your newfound wealth? The current asset that we have should not be under utilised. Time is here to help us to find ourselves again. We are all in this together! Let’s stay connected and help each other along our individual and collective journeys. Welcome HOME!

Stay blessed.

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Trust The Process

No matter where you are right now, who you are with, what you are doing and how you want to grow… trust the process.

New possibilities emerge in every moment, whether we are conscious of them or not. Setbacks and mistakes also realign us to redirect us on our journey to go where we want to go and allow us to be where we need to be. In time, everything starts to make sense. The clouds pass. The dots all connect. The stars align. We realise everything was perfect the whole time, even if we weren’t aware of it.

Infuse your thoughts with positivity. Remember to always be sunny-side up, even in challenging times. Be present and centred, especially in moments of uncertainty. Continue to believe. Stay aligned to your dreams and visions. Truly feel and know that everything is working in your favour!

Trusting the process to me means believing in my personal growth and power and doing everything I can to make things happen. What you do doesn’t have to have immediate impact. However, I know and believe that if I continue to stay committed to my goals and aspirations, that in itself is trusting the process and working towards newer and brighter horizons. Without trust and faith, we are merely machines and we won’t have the ability to invest in what we love and most importantly, ourselves.

These words funnelled its way into my consciousness today and I felt the need to share it. I hope it brings you hope and keeps your faith alive! Remember to also be kind to yourself.

Stay blessed.

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Bright Lights and Festive Spirits

It’s Christmas Eve. It’s almost the most wonderful time of the year.

The world is adorned with bright lights and the energy is filled with festive spirits right now. As we get prepared to give and receive our love and presents/presence tomorrow… let’s also take a moment to feel humbly blessed and grateful for all that we have and all that we are able to share with others and the world.

Let’s also take a moment to think of those that are alone or lonely and don’t have a roof over their heads or a massive Christmas feast to dive into. Let’s think of those less fortunate than us and give back in any simple way or form that we can. You just never know who might be raised in spirit or lifted from despair by your simple act(s) of kindness… whether it’s a smile, a hug, a kind gesture or even just your loving presence. The littlest acts of kindness and grace can go a long way and be treasured for a lifetime, especially by those in need.

We live in a materialistic world and whilst we are very fortunate, every year we accumulate so much ‘stuff’. This holiday season, spend some time decluttering your home, donating items that can be loved by someone else, and clearing out your energies to welcome an era of newness for the new decade that is fast approaching. Speaking of cleansing and clearing, the Solar Eclipse that is to take place on Thursday 26th December at 4:17pm AEDT is a perfect time to sage your home, to write down your intentions and dreams for the upcoming year and beyond and to really hone in on your personal intentions and visions for the future. Leaf out your journals and write down all your wishes. This is spiritually a very significant time to launch into new beginnings, to start fresh and ride the wave of love and divine grace.

You have come so far in the last twelve months and it is important to honour your journey and learnings to help prepare you for what is to come. I truly hope and pray that beautiful things happen to you over this magical season and that you share this beauty with the world to amplify the gift of giving. With every breath and step we take, we are creating moments that we will treasure forever with our loved ones! Be conscious. Be present. Be kind to yourself and others.

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a magical decade that we are about to embark on in 2020! I look forward to sharing this journey with you.

Stay blessed.

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Happy World Art Day!

Today is World Art Day. It’s a special day for us creative souls that crave any opportunity to express what’s stirring within us.

I took this opportunity to breathe some life into some beautiful blooms. I love colour, texture and form. And I love painting flowers because I know they will never die. They will continue to smile until the end of time. Art is my gift to the world and creative expression is a gift to myself.

Happy World Art Day beautiful people! May your work shine as brightly as the light of your souls and I pray you enjoy your creative pursuits.

Stay blessed.

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