The power of inspiration

The word Inspiration derives from the Latin inspirare meaning “to breath into” A brief blog post today, but a powerful one nonetheless. This infographic, courtesy of Every Day Power Blog, shines a light on inspiration, it’s meaning, benefits and how to stay inspired. As this website is dedicated to inspiring others – it was a … Read more

The Secret Blue Butterfly

Pollinating the world with kindness and love. The Secret Blue Butterfly first appeared on my Inspiring people on Instagram page. From taping money to vending machines to buying flowers for people or writing anonymous letters of praise, the Secret Blue Butterfly is all about random acts of kindness. (if you like the idea of random kindness, … Read more

The Chinese Bamboo Plant

Not all progress is visible to the eye The Chinese bamboo plant is an interesting case in point – something I urge you to refer back to if you feel things aren’t progressing as quickly as you would like in any area of your life. It takes continual watering and care, five years in fact, before the … Read more

Good News

It’s amazing that the amount of news that happens in the world every day always just exactly fits the newspaper. I have now completely given up the news, in part thanks to a newspaper which had the audacity to publish “be afraid” as their headline- for me enough was enough. With no word of war, murder … Read more

Walking improves creativity

All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking. I’m a big fan of walking, although I don’t walk as much as I should or as much as my wife would like. I certainly until now didn’t appreciate the power of walking. Sure, I always feel more peaceful, centred and with a clear mind after a … Read more