• 12 Jun Why Organic?

    I remember the day I got serious about the idea of “going organic”. I’d been hearing and reading so much about it, and found that it resonated with how I wanted to live my life, but I had a real barrier to taking action and making the transition.   I was chatting with a guy at the local market, conscious enough of my health at the time to be buying fresh fruit and veg. He started talking to me about organic produce, and I automatically responded with my barrier: “I can’t afford to buy organic.”   I was so used to saying it, and getting the nods of agreement as to how expensive it was, that I was a little shocked with his response. But these were the words that triggered one of the most important transitions in my life: “I don’t think you can afford not to.” It was......

  • 13 Jul Experience is Everything

    I’m a big believer in creating and enjoying amazing experiences.  It’s the reason I travel.  The reason I chose to move to Perth from country NSW, then pack up and move to London, and ultimately why I’ve chosen Noosa as home.  For the experience of being in this beautiful place. We’re having an experience in every moment, whether it be watching the whales play in the ocean (have you seen your first one for the season yet?  Such a magical time of year on the coast!), or standing in line at the bank.  Whether it’s pleasant or yuck is mostly up to us – if I’m standing in a long queue I can choose to be frustrated because I have heaps to do after this, or I can choose to allow myself to stop for a moment or even check my emails if I want to be productive. I’m all......