Energy and persistence conquer all things This is blog post number 101 for Every Day Should Be Fun. I still have no idea where it will end up, but am certain of my goal and my intentions. I’m also thankful I started the blog and took action. With my gradual work over the past six … Read more


Compersion is an empathetic state of happiness and joy experienced when another individual experiences happiness and joy. A simple post. A simple concept A simple thank you to Steve Pavlina for bringing this word into my life. Completely the opposite of jealousy, compersion is taking pleasure in other people’s success. Such a wonderful concept needs no … Read more


The more disciplined you become, the easier life gets. In 2004, Steve Pavlina started his self development website following his “awakening” when he realised that his purpose in life was to help others and not to continue in his software business. I feel like I have a lot in common with Steve- apart from his … Read more


Drink your tea slowly and reverently, as if it is the axis on which the world earth revolves – slowly, evenly, without rushing toward the future. Live the actual moment. Thich Nhat Hanh That quotation, which is featured on the Zenhabits blog, neatly summises the ethos behind it and the way of life it promotes. … Read more

Minimalism in steps

Less is more, more or less. I’m a fan of Leo Babauta and the Zenhabits blog. Leo also writes a blog on minimalism – mnmlst.com In the pursuit of happiness and of a better life, I am often drawn to the idea of minimalism- the idea that less is better and helps to unclutter your … Read more