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Going vegan is too damn hard

Perception is a funny thing. Every change seems hard, before we do it. And every change seems easy, after the fact. Just like when we become vegan. Before I became vegan, I remember thinking that it was impossible. Only when I actually took the plunge, did I realise just how simple veganism was. At first, [...]

Don’t read this article

Stop reading. Stop watching. Stop waiting to be "ready". It's time. Start creating. Start choosing. Start doing. Take that first step. Draw the picture. Write the poem. Perform the comedy skit. Start the blog. Create the YouTube channel. Then learn some more, and come back and keep creating. Keep doing. Keep striving. Too often, we [...]

Resolutions in 2017? Read this.

Yesterday, I cleaned out my closet. It was 37 degrees Celsius even in the shade, and as I mulled over my winter clothes, it was hard to imagine ever feeling chilly. Yet, I will not discard all my winter clothes, because I know that the cooler weather will come. As it does every year. As [...]

By |2017-07-09T18:49:29+00:00December 29th, 2016|Categories: Goal Setting, Motivation|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Why everybody hates vegans

Vegans are hungry. They're hungry for the things that aren't easily found in today's world. Justice. Equality. Compassion. Peace. Why does everybody hate vegans? Because they remind us of what's possible. Vegans have the ultimate motivation, inspiration, and willpower. They have the fortitude to stick to their convictions, no matter how much mockery, ridicule, humiliation, [...]

My experiment with minimalism

Over the last few years, my lifestyle has changed radically. I stopped working a full time job, started my own business, adopted a bunny, and have become a mum. It wasn't all that long ago, that I had a hectic schedule - with most of my waking hours spent outside the house. But now, I [...]

Three ways to motivate your kids

If there's one question I've been asked a thousand times... it's "how do I motivate my kids to learn?" A lot of people suggest things like sticker charts or monetary rewards for good grades. In my opinion, the most effective form of motivation comes from within. Because when we rely on external rewards as our sole source of [...]

By |2017-07-09T18:49:31+00:00September 21st, 2015|Categories: Children, Learning, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment