Mosaics plus Mandalas equal MAGIC

Artists express themselves through their art, whatever that art form may be, and many create a signature style that is recognised immediately. Painters, Pablo Picasso and Andy Warhol are two that spring to mind. You can just about always pick their style and will hear their pieces spoken about as ‘that’s a Picasso or that’s … Continued

Spells for Wellness Journal

SPELLS for Wellness Journal

Keeping a journal, writing down how you feel is wonderful therapy. Particularly when embarking on a program of learning, change, or personal development.

It is very powerful to get thoughts out of our head and onto paper for ongoing analysis and clarity.

Simply bottling up or constantly thinking about things can overwhelm us to the point we start to catastrophise events and situations in our life.

The simple act of taking pen to paper and writing eases the enormity of any given situation and allows us to identify steps we can take to overcome whatever may be occurring. Do you journal?

The Power of Gratitude

It is always opportune to simply kick back from time to time and reflect on what is working in our lives. That is, what is it that we are truly grateful for? Gratitude is something we tend to overlook. How many of us reflect on those things we perceive to not be working as opposed … Continued

The Spiritual YOU …

The spiritual YOU needs to feel uplifted by the beauty of the world and nature. This aspect of you needs anything that feeds your inner self and makes you marvel and wonder at the mystery of life. The spiritual you will often question life; your purpose and if there is more. It is your spiritual … Continued

The Square of Life

Twenty-five years ago, I entered the Vocation, Education and Training (VET) sector as one of the first Quality Endorsed Registered Training Organisations (RTO) here in WA. It was (and still is) a competency-based model underpinned by this notion of lifelong learning. I was quick to see the value of the words Lifelong Learning and secured … Continued

Wellness Starter Workshop

Wellness Wheel Our recent 9 Dimensions of Wellness Starter Workshop was absolutely fabulous. The participants chose the AvonLink Train Service as their preferred mode of travel and enjoyed the scenic and relaxing journey through the Avon Valley. The train leaves from the East Perth terminal where plenty of parking is available, then you hop on, kick back … Continued

Wellness Tours

Kangaroo in the Wheatbelt WELLNESS TOURISM in TOODYAY Lifelong Learning Tours is located in Toodyay, nestled in the Avon Valley, an hour east of Perth in the Wheatbelt region of Western Australia. Historic Toodyay is known for its parks, walk trails, wildflowers and nature reserves. It attracts visitors from far and wide and hosts a growing number of outstanding … Continued

Wellness, Witchery and Wonder

Wellness, Witchery and Wonder is a glorious Lifelong Learning long table event that: explores wellness through a model of 9-dimensions of well-being, connects you with the magic (witchery) you have within, while constantly creating wonder at the abundance surrounding you. Wellness, Witchery and Wonder is a long table learning event, held at Lifelong Learning in … Continued

Wellness, Witchery and Wonder: Workshop

Indulge in a Wellness day out …

Start: 10:30am – Finish: 2:45pm Wellness, Witchery and Wonder is our Lifelong Learning signature learning piece that:
  • explores wellness through the prism of 9-dimensions,
  • connects you with the magic (witchery) you have within, while
  • constantly creating wonder at the abundance surrounding you.
You can choose to begin your wellness experience by enjoying the scenic and relaxing journey through the picturesque Avon Valley via the AvonLink train service. The train leaves from the East Perth terminal (where plenty of parking is available), at 8:55am. You simply hop on, kick back and enjoy the ride. We will meet you at the Toodyay Train Station on arrival, just after 10am and get you to the venue where morning tea is waiting prior to the workshop kicking off at 10:30am. The Wellness, Witchery and Wonder starter workshop is a great introduction to exploring your Wellness.  The workshop is run over 3 ½ hours (lunch and refresh breaks make up the extra hour) and navigates you through the 9-dimensions model, looking at the various aspects of YOU that make and keep you well. It will become the beginning of your Lifelong journey to wellness. Read the Wellness Starter Workshop blog post.

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