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Contained Beauty

I remember coming across this house years ago and whenever I think of a holiday house this is the first one that comes to mind. I love the ingenuity of it folding up and the anticipation each visit of unfolding it. It's a whole new take on the castle moat, the murphy bed and what a beautiful sense of arrival. Nice work Crosson. When you think of a holiday house where does your mind go? http://crosson.co.nz/coromandel-bach-coromandel/

Want to breathe a little easier

Could you believe that in every moment your breath is your friend? Yes even when you panting up that 6th floor walk up. As a yogi I spend a lot of time teaching and talking breath. You see control of the mind depends on the ability to control the breath. In business circles people throw around the word mindset like a chef tosses a salad but the more conferences and meetings I attend, blogs I read, it strikes me that...

Will you climate strike?

Everyone agrees on wanting to create a better future. What that future might look like of course is where divergence begins, but it can hardly be argued that we are rather wasteful beings and one use packaging needs to be arrested and contained. [bctt tweet="My take on climate change is let's start with human change. Everyone wants to change the world but we need people who are prepared to change themselves a little." username="eilishbouchier"] Yes Gandhi was right everyone wants...

Who can you trust?

The short answer is yourself, or more accurately first know what you can trust in yourself and it is through that trust you inspire and build trust in others. People only want you for what they can rely on you to deliver. Wanted: Parents who encourage their children's sovereignty Wanted: Bosses who acknowledge and reward your contribution appropriately. Wanted: Sustainable products that work with ease and simplicity Wanted: Buses that adhere to their timetable SO what can you rely on...

Bliss balls recipe

These are a regular at my workshops and people ask for the recipe so they must be good. They’re not only delicious but filled with antioxidants. Antioxidants apparently help remove free radicals (personally I always like my radicals to be free :-) from the body to keep you looking and feeling vital and healthy! So even more reasons to make them. Raw Cacao has been deemed the highest food source for antioxidants!! Ingredients 1 cup pitted medjool dates 1 cup activated...

Unforgettable you

Ever notice when you're at a conference, in the office, at a party that some people have a crowd milling around them and others feel a bit more like Nellie no Mates. Some people you meet once and they're forever etched in your memory. Others you're digging deep into your karma bank to recall their when, when, who, who with after several rendez vous'. This can also translate to business. What is the secret to being unforgettable to those clients...