Category Archives: 2014

MOVING ON INTO 2015

 So as the year draws to a close I felt it would be good to look back and consider what I have experienced and learnt from the 365 days contained therein. My tagline of “try something new every day” has … Continue reading

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DRAGONFLY MEDICINE

Have you ever met a person whose energy is so light and colourful, and they seem to zip through life with ease and joy? They carry dragonfly medicine. There were myriads of these beautiful glistening dragonflies on the beach yesterday … Continue reading

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Soapbox Sermon on request

So a friend said Sue DO get on your soapbox about this – I am behind you. In order not to disappoint therefore I am going to have a little rant about vaccines, diseases and Ebola. I will start in … Continue reading

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Spanish transport systems

Having recently travelled around in Spain I must say I was TOTALLY impressed by the fact that every town I visited seemed to have a super-efficient form of public transport and offers you savings with a local card. This is … Continue reading

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Surreal Happenings in Alicante

#1 I had checked into my Airbnb at 5.30 pm and had been met at the top of the stairs to the second floor by a charming man (Joachim) who took me into the apartment and showed me around. The … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Tarragona – a Roman town in Spain!

     Having spent 4 days in this really lovely place I compare it to a mini Barcelona and it is only 1 hour south (by train) of the big city but a lot more peaceful and less stressful than a … Continue reading

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Is Life Calmer in la Palma?

  What a really relaxed place I have discovered in the Canary Island of La Palma. From the time I stepped off the plane and was met by my dear & special German friend Susanne, to this time one week … Continue reading

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Healthy Living in Barcelona?

I am having so much fun and enjoyment simply from staying in Barcelona and I also am actually amazed at my language skills (basic thought they are in every language I speak – apart from English). On the bus from … Continue reading

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Caulkheads or Blockheads?

It invariably happens in threes! Continue reading

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In the end are we all let down?

Tonight I saw a re-run of an episode of “Sex and the City” As ever it had me laughing but then it really made me think how our lives and attitudes change as we grow older.  When I consider that … Continue reading

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Pickled Kaiser Chiefs perhaps?

Strange world we live in when alcohol is so cheap in a country where most states are “dry” and most Indians don’t drink. After all they are usually Hindu, Muslim or Catholic so not allowed of course! This is GOA, … Continue reading

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Why spend money on labels when you can be given one?

So how many of us spend our money on labels just to be trendy?  Labels fall under many categories, whether they are in the clothing, furnishings or transport range?   The world today seems to want to find labels for everything … Continue reading

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Alternative methods for love health & happiness perhaps?

I first became involved with holistic and alternative medicines when I was in my early twenties. It happened as a result of my own illness (asthma) as I had taken a lot of time off work due to severe asthma attacks and … Continue reading

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NO such thing as problems

As I tell all my trainees and teamsters there are only issues that need to be dealt with and problems do not exist unless you choose to let them. Today I note that Robin Sharma has stated the same thing … Continue reading

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Customer Service can make you smile warmly and give an orange glow..

I recently came back from Indonesia after spending two weeks training there and I was absolutely delighted to receive a letter from the hotel thanking me for choosing to stay with them. Although it was actually the company that had … Continue reading

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Time to restart and reboot my life perhaps?

So by 30th April I am in the second week of a really bad influenza style illness and it is hacking me off. I must admit, for a while I was actually rather scared, thinking I had dengue fever or … Continue reading

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A quick question regarding what customer service is all about.

The scenario: (recently happened to me) I am in a fast food burger joint and order a meal to eat in. Having paid  for it, the girl at the desk then gives me the drink and the burger on a tray. … Continue reading

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