FELLOWSHIP of Females

SPELL - Red Sky at Night I was having lunch with the girls recently and noticed that there were many other tables of women of varying age and group size out to lunch also. Lunch with the girls is a ritual, something we are initiated into at a very early age and continue on until we can’t anymore. We lunch in … Continued

Long Table Learning Lunches

What is the one thing we women do really well when it comes to sorting issues and building relationship? Lunch.  We do lunch. I have written about this previously in a story titled The Fellowship of Females. Lunch with our mates (often referred to as tribe) whether just one other or 20 others is something … Continued

Magic of Mosaics

I love mosaics as a metaphor for life. Think about it. Mosaics is the bringing together of broken pieces to create something whole and beautiful. How fabulous that a creative activity not only feeds your soul (spiritual, emotional, social wellness), but also produces a beautiful piece to enhance your home (environmental). I love that working … Continued

The Social YOU …

Social wellness is the ability to interact with people around you. It involves using good communications skills, having meaningful relationships, respecting yourself and others, and creating a solid support system that includes family and friends. Coupled with emotional wellness, social wellness equips us to engage with people at all levels and resolve issues along the … Continued

The value of a HUG!

Friends hugging A good friend of mine was over from Queensland a while back. We hadn’t seen each for many months and made a date to catch up for breakfast. I have never been a hugger. That touchy-feely stuff doesn’t really do it for me, or so I told myself for many, many years. However, as we … Continued

What happens when we move?

The body is a wondrous thing, just in case you had forgotten or have yet to create consciousness around that fact.  It is a well-oiled machine when we treat it with the respect it absolutely deserves. It works on a very simple premise of energy in – energy out.  That is, fuel it up nutritionally … Continued

When life gives you lemons

Cute dog You know, sometimes it can really feel like life dishes up lemons! I’m sure you have heard this saying and the many and often funny responses that goes with it such as ‘when life gives you lemons make lemonade.’ This well used statement and the corresponding responses is about learning that we all have choices … Continued