Creativity is innate within each of us. When we channel our creativity to express ourselves, we can create powerful art. Art that connects and stirs hearts. Art can come in many forms, one I've been delving into is painting. Being a novice in the painting realm, I like to remind (comfort) myself that it's not … Continue reading Embrace your art
The power of Spring
Despite the Covid restrictions, there's nothing stopping mother nature continuing her beautiful cycle of blooms this season. The continuity of it all definitely gives me a sense of grounding and stability, amongst what feels like an unpredictable world with the Covid situation. Spring is nature's season of growth and renewal. It's such a special time … Continue reading The power of Spring
New season, new hobby?
Spring is dawning upon us, the bare trees are starting to speckle with little blooms and the skies are brightening up. The changing of seasons from winter to spring is definitely one of my favourites. New seasons bring about new growth and change all around us. Why not join nature's bandwagon? As we head into … Continue reading New season, new hobby?
A poem for a friend
Life is not to be lived alone, For with you I have truly grown, In many countless ways, Even when life's been a haze. You've always been right there, Beside me through life's despair, Like an angel watching over me, A blessing to me you'll always be. Thank you for the love you give, Through … Continue reading A poem for a friend
Let it bloom
Bloom the thoughts within your mind, Like flowers blooming on grape vines, The thoughts of joy and gratefulness, Let it bloom, bloom again. Bloom the love within your heart, Like blossoms bloom at springs start, The love for who you are and all you see, Let it bloom, bloom again. Bloom the peace within your … Continue reading Let it bloom
Pixar’s beautiful take on a Soul
The idea that every human has a soul is comforting. Knowing that there's more than just our physical bodies and more to this life than what we see around us definitely brings me a sense of peace within. Being a huge Pixar fan, I was very excited when I heard about the movie 'Soul' which … Continue reading Pixar’s beautiful take on a Soul
Throwback Thursday – Picture perfect?
We've almost made it to the end of another week! Friday Eve never fails to brew up excitement for the coming weekend. It's also a day to take a trip down memory lane. 'Throwback Thursday' is a fad all social media enthusiasts are accustomed to, it's an opportunity to post on something from the past … Continue reading Throwback Thursday – Picture perfect?
A poem to my younger self
If only you knew what life has in store, The countless blessings and many doors, That will open as the years pass by, Life won't leave you high and dry. 'Sticks and stones may break your bones, But words will never hurt you' Are words to live by every single day, Don't fret over what … Continue reading A poem to my younger self
Hey there, you’re not alone.
In a virtually connected world, why is it that sometimes we still feel disconnected? As lockdown continues for many of us around the world, we're relying more heavily on technology to connect us. Despite this, loneliness seems to be creeping in for many. Being away from friends and family is so tough and the uncertainty … Continue reading Hey there, you’re not alone.
Are you feeling the festive slump?
It's usually around this time of the month when Christmas trees, decorations and the holiday 'diets' shift away as we start tackling the first month of the new year. The festive slump beckons and it's natural to feel it at this time. Following a high of festivity, the slump after it all ends can feel … Continue reading Are you feeling the festive slump?