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Creative Thoughts

Keep calm and be Crazy.

I love this lady; I think I want to be her when I grow up... I mean IF I grow up... She's totally herself and doesn't care what others think. How refreshing. The last part of the quote really got to me, "This is the oldest you've been, and the youngest you'll ever be again".… Continue reading Keep calm and be Crazy.

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Strong mind, Strong actions 

Today in my yoga class, the teacher encouraged us to create our own mantra to chant as we did our practice. The mantra could be a word or words to chant inwardly so I chose, "strong mind, strong body". As I was struggling to hold Downward Dog (I have very poor upper body strength so… Continue reading Strong mind, Strong actions 

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Creative Thoughts

The longer you wait…

Don't you wish you had a time machine? If I could go back to when I was a teenager, I would have started putting money into my super / savings account / learned a language / exercised more. So many possibilities... After all these years I could have bought a house (or two)/ retired early… Continue reading The longer you wait…

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Don’t Let the Vampires Get to You!

This is currently my favourite creative quote. It's by Vincent Van Gogh. He heard the vampires. Heard them telling him that he couldn't paint; wasn't  good enough. He was a troubled soul and  eventually succumbed to them, but for a while he silenced the vampires by doing what he did best - creating something out… Continue reading Don’t Let the Vampires Get to You!