How to live a slower life

I’ve been thinking a lot about happiness and living simply lately. And how I think the two sit really well together, like peas and corn. Or scones and jam. This year I have taken a lot of pressure off myself. I’ve cut down the number of responsibilities I take on, and although I’ve revved up the … Read more

5 things I’ve learned in the past year

If you were to ask me the biggest thing I’ve learned in my life so far, my answer would be that we never stop learning. Ironically it took me a while to learn this. As a teenager I thought I knew it all, and in my twenties I was sure of it. Weren’t we all? … Read more

3 ways to simplify the overwhelm

(image credit)   There’s been a lot of talk in recent days about overwhelm. It seems every person I talk to is struggling with the suffocating feeling of overwhelm. And it makes me cringe, because I’ve been there too, I remember how consuming the feeling is. But it’s really hard to step off the mouse-wheel … Read more