Making Memories

Over the last few years, I’ve noticed a correlation with the growth of social media and the term/trend of ‘making memories’. It’s one of my bugbears. These days, plastered all over my Facebook are people posting photos about days out, holidays, special occasions – a lot with the concept of making memories. People try to […]

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Why Does Everyone Feel the Need to be Busy?

Why do people in modern society feel the need to be busy? People wear their busyness like a badge of honour. Because if you’re not busy, that means you must be lazy, right? I’m not saying that I’m immune to this. I’ve often bemoaned that I’m busy, life is hectic and I could do with […]

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Convention

I recently read a blog post and it struck such a chord with me, that I’m still thinking about it days later. The post was entitled Embracing Territorial Living by Four Pillar Freedom. The essence of the post discussed hierarchical vs. territorial living. Hierarchical being you live your life constantly thinking about how others perceive […]

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Love Should Be Celebrated Every Day

I feel as though no sooner than the tinsel and baubles are taken down, the hearts and heart-shaped bunting is being put in its place in preparation for the oh-so consumerist event that is St. Valentine’s Day. Actually, I can attest to seeing an employee in Clinton Cards stocking valentine’s gifts in the week leading […]

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This Isn’t a Dress Rehearsal

You only get one life. This isn’t a dress rehearsal, this is it. I want to live my life as well as I can and the way I want to. However, to enable me to do that, I need £’s. And lots of it. So, I need to live as well as I can, strategically, […]

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