Why Mindfulness Matters

Mindfullness is being present in the moment.  It’s perceiving yourself within the context of your environment.  A mindful person is aware of themselves as well as their surroundings and other people.  It’s an important concept to become familiar with because it extends beyond what you might think of as meditation into realms that can have […]

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Keeping busy between jobs

It can be difficult being without a job.  I should know as I’ve been actively looking for the next opportunity for a while now.  I’m thankful, however, that I can choose to be particular about my next position and only look into opportunities with companies I’m truely interested in and jobs that I would genuinely […]

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Settling in to Chicago

So it’s been a relatively busy few weeks.  We recently made the move from London to Chicago and by  now we’ve adjusted to the time fine and are looking forward to setting up a new base. Relaxation time #igerschicago #chicagogram #chicago #cityscape #instatravel #travelgram #wanderlust #instago #passportready #travelblogger #travelblog #wanderlust #ilovetravel #writetotravel #instatravelling #stayinspired A post […]

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Nostalgia and Coming Home

Nostalgia is a funny thing.  It’s a heartwarming feeling that envelops your senses in waves when you see, hear, smell, do or think something that is reminiscent of a time in your past.  It’s funny because the must mundane, insigificant moments of your day can end up being connected to a future bout of nostalgia […]

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