Entitlement

One definition (there are several all similar) is: the belief that one is inherently deserving of privileges or special treatment. This morning I read a blog post written by a 30 something actress, blogger and UN women’s advocate who also happens to be Rachel Zane from Suits and the new girlfriend of Prince Harry.  Having binge-watched […]

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Words 

Kissing my 8yo goodbye in his classroom at school this morning I spied this piece of wisdom tacked up on the wall. Your words define your mindset ~ define your life. I’m so so happy that he will grow up already knowing something that took me 40 years to figure out! xA

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The Wo/Man in the Arena

Today I was reminded of this quote, originally uttered by Theodore Roosevelt in 1910. I first heard it from Brené Brown in her book Daring Greatly. (A great read by the way – I found it quite meaty though. It took some digesting) Today’s scenario was thus. I went into unfamiliar territory to help someone and I felt (and heard) […]

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Perfectly Perfect Salmon.

This salmon literally takes 5 minutes to prepare and can be done hours before, kept in the fridge and brought out just before cooking. Approx 200g of salmon per person is generous as it’s a rich fish and very fulfilling. How to pin-bone your fillet:     2. How to prep for the oven:   […]

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FAILURE ?!

I’ve been listening to Seth this morning. He is wise wise man. If you haven’t already, check out his blog. He got me thinking. What if failure was a means for discovery? What if we value it for the lessons it gives us – rather than an unpleasant result? What if we lean in to it? Make failure desirable? […]

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