It’s adventure time.

I’m sitting on a train on the way to Sydney from Newcastle. I am not normally a train person; well at least I haven’t been for many years. It’s quite relaxing, which is in complete contrast to the past few weeks.I am staying in Sydney...

Work Life My Way and Why? 

It is important to find the right mix of work and lifestyle for your peace of mind and general well-being of yourself and your family. Understand your priorities and maintain a balance that works for you and just you. After all, this is your life,...

Build Your Family and Career

Great career success need not come at the cost of a fulfilling family life. People who balance it right, both men and women, come out at the end of their working life much happier for it. Get organised It is virtually impossible to juggle a multitude of...

I Call Bulls**t On Work Life Balance.

Perfect work-life balance! The Utopian concept might be possible in some other reality, but it certainly isn’t so in the packed lives we all live today. While it is something we all covet and seek out, the harsh truth is, you are never going to...

Our expectations should be our own.

I recently heard an interview on ABC radio with Natalie Kon-Yu and Christie Nieman who were inspired with two other Melbourne writers to write a book called Mothers and Others. While the book explores (and I paraphrase) the good, the bad and the ugly sides...

How do you Measure Success?

Too many people have a skewed perception of success. If you ask a bunch of people how they would define success, you would get different answers. Some would say they would consider themselves successful, when they have a great career. Others would say that for...

Do you like you? Cause I like you.

I adore this song by Colbie Cailat. This song has changed me. I have listened to it a number of times now and I relate to it so very much. I think about what I look like each and every day. Do I look good enough?...

The Journey begins now.

I leave on Monday. I leave on Monday. I leave on Monday. It has just hit me. I have said goodbye to my parents and in-laws and have a day with my gorgeous family tomorrow, and then. And then my journey to Nepal begins. I have this sense...