Today is my 30th birthday! What a mind warp. Some days I still feel like a sixteen year old. I have to say, however, that I feel so incredibly settled at the age of 30.
I happened to be reading Zoella’s article on a “backward bucket list” and I thought it was such an excellent exercise for reflection that I decided to work my way through the exercise of beginning a statement with the phrase “This decade I have…” and each word listed below. It’s quite a beautiful exercise because it forces you to think wider than the tunnel vision that we automatically generate that’s focused on the present moment in time. It challenged me to think a bit and definitely required a little bit of long-term memory recall. This decade I have:
Can you believe that we’ve somehow arrived at the festive season once again? If your calendar is anything like mine, it’s filling up with Christmas functions and I’m looking forward to every second. As we begin the festivities, I thought I’d put together my first gift guide of the season. If you’d like to see a few of my previous gift guide ideas, click here. Here are a few of my Festive Season Favourites could serve as a great gift for the ladies in your life or even a gift to yourself (because we know you deserve it).