I have touched upon a similar topic previously for Motivational Monday in my Beauty is Everywhere and Pleased to Meet You blog posts, explaining things in our lives that we should take the time to appreciate, including anything from a beautiful sunset, a quiet 'me' moment and even a complete stranger adding brightness to our day. We are all so connected but what does … Continue reading Motivational Monday | Remember To Look Up
If you are familiar with my blog and more specifically my Motivational Monday series, then you might have noticed that I'm somewhat of a happiness activist. I like to promote happiness by sharing tips on how you may be able to increase your contentment, though I'm also realistic and know that people are not going to be 100% … Continue reading Motivational Monday | The Science Of Happiness
I'm quite a reflective person, I like to remember the good times - talk about them, write about them, photograph them - anything that helps to bring the memories back to life. I'm also very grateful for everything that I have in my life - the big, the small and everything in between - and I like to express … Continue reading Motivational Monday | Gratitude Journals & Memory Jars
Every great dream begins with a dreamer, though it's important to realise that your dreams won't always just happen to you; you may have to reach for them. If you find that opportunities don't present themselves, don't just wait around, put yourself out there and build a door; make your own opportunity. Whether it's a romantic … Continue reading Motivational Monday | Create Your Own Opportunities
If it wasn't already obvious, I love all things Disney, it holds a special place in my heart. My first career choice would always be Disney princess but if that's not to happen, then I'll settle for learning from them, as each princess has something to teach us. Whether it's Tiana's unrelenting gumption or Cinderella's … Continue reading Lifestyle | Which Disney Princess Is Your Role Model?
“I'd rather end up wishing I hadn’t than end up wishing I had.” - Leo Tolstoy I love this quote. It tells you to take risks and chances, without allowing fear to debilitate you. Are you always going to land on your feet? Probably not... but that's alright, at least you tried. How will you ever … Continue reading Motivational Monday | Love Or Fear?
As you probably know, I use my blog to discuss "beauty" and this is often in relation to the latest cosmetic products or hot trends; we powder, colour, pluck, shave and curl but beauty arrives in many different forms... do we always open our eyes to it? Beauty can be a physical or spiritual manifestation; a … Continue reading Motivational Monday | Beauty Is Everywhere
Following on from last week's Motivational Monday post "Pleased to meet you", where we discussed being considerate to others rather than turning a blind eye to the figures passing us by, this week I wanted to discuss YOU. Have you ever been in a situation where you've inadvertently or explicitly been told to be different? … Continue reading Motivational Monday | Be YOU-nique