We encounter pressure at every stage in our lives - expectations are high and we often fall in to the temptation of comparing ourselves to those around us. My advice? Don't do it.
Is it me, or does life feel a bit too competitive sometimes? I wrote about 'comparison-itis' on the blog not too long ago - when you compare yourself to others and wonder if you're doing enough yet. But what about the pressure to reach certain milestones by a certain age? This week, I read an … Continue reading You do you
In which I discover I have 'comparison-itis'...
Commuting to London has crept into many of my blog posts. But so have mentions of wellbeing and work-life balance. So what happened when I decided to shake everything up and make a lifestyle change?
Ever felt like there's not enough time in the day? Or packed in so much that suddenly you feel exhausted - mentally if not physically? Chances are, you're sitting looking at your screen nodding.
It's almost mid-October, and I'm itching to go surfing. Usually, I'm what's known as a 'fair weather' surfer - the thought of running into the sea during the UK winter isn't usually my idea of fun. But jumping into crystal blue seas, with the sun shining warmly overhead? Perfect. Yet this year, I'm willing to … Continue reading ‘Undercurrents’ – Exploring the simple joy of surfing