BOREDOM is a gift not to be underestimated; it inspires us to eventually make change. Some of the best advice I received as a young mother with two boys on school holidays was from a wise 80-year-old aunt. When in exasperation I asked her how I was going to keep my sons entertained over the holidays as they often complained when they got BORED she simply … [Read more...] about Boredom
Marcia Hines is one of the legends of Australian Music. With a career spanning decades, she was once crowned 'The Queen Of Pop' and is known as 'Australia's Queen Of Song'. With dozens of albums and classic hits, she continues to perform, mentor and serve the community through a range of charitable organisations, work for which she received an AM in the Australia Day … [Read more...] about Marcia Hines, Reflecting motherhood, her career and finding balance.
Over the past years, we have been lucky to hear wonderful personal insights from Balance guests who all lead diverse, busy careers. When asked “What does balance mean to you?”, what struck us was how different their answers were, and how they interpreted ‘balance’… What is me-time? What helps me deal with taking on bigger challenges? How do I switch off my brain for a while? … [Read more...] about What does Balance mean? 16 personal insights from special guests
Your second chakra or energy centre is the sacral chakra. Just as the base chakra is associated with your physical survival, so is the sacral chakra responsible for your emotional survival. Feelings and experiences of love and hate, acceptance and rejection, all have a profound impact on this chakra and, in turn, the relationships in your life. Your ability to connect with … [Read more...] about Do you suffer from lack of desire? Your Sacral Chakra could be out of balance
This article originally appeared in Virgin Voyeur Magazine. I was sitting in a meeting the other day when the subject of holidays came up…think we were procrastinating before getting down to business. I was talking about how with our myriad of different personalities we tend to migrate to the holidays that reflect our sense of adventure, or in some cases, lack thereof. I … [Read more...] about Give it a go!