Even firefighters take smoko. Do they call it that?

Even firefighters take smoko. Do they call it that?

I realised that in running around busily putting out all the life-fires lately, I’d stopped making time to do shit I love. Again. Like building! So I made space in my weekend and began to saw and drill things left right and centre. It’s about bloody time...
How to motivate yourself when you just feel MAH

How to motivate yourself when you just feel MAH

Some mornings I wake up feeling kind of MAH. My muscles are ow, my limbs are brickish and I look at my bed with narrowed eyes.. should I get back in? Most mornings I get up and meditate then leave the house to walk or run or do yoga. But some mornings I just...
A chance meeting in Portugal that changed my life forever

A chance meeting in Portugal that changed my life forever

6 years ago in Portugal I met this bubbly little beauty who inadvertently changed my life, twice. Kelly told me all about this nifty thing called super yachting. I was enthralled to hear that she was being paid crazy money to travel around the world on a yacht. We...
Lawn mowing for a bloody good life

Lawn mowing for a bloody good life

I’ve been sick with the man flu for a week and have fallen off the exercise bandwagon. And yesterday it was raining and I was cold. You know how it is. So today I eyed the outdoors with suspicion as I put on my yoga pants ready for some form of something… I...
Menial Life Admin Will Take Over Your Life Unless…

Menial Life Admin Will Take Over Your Life Unless…

This morning instead of exercising, I got out my drill and did a bit of DIY on my Ikea bed. I’ve been delaying doing any building lately even though it’s my favourite thing to do, because I’ve been so busy with other things, but I realised – I’m not going to get...