Like a girl

This awesome short film about young women and negative self image is surprisingly powerful: I cried! “Using #LikeAGirl as an insult is a hard knock against any adolescent girl. And since the rest of puberty’s really no picnic either, it’s easy to see what a huge impact it can have on a girl’s self-confidence. We’re kicking off…

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Fullness

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I love this interview with Michaela Bohm (by Sophie Chiche on LifebyMe). I feel a deep kinship with her sense of living life on the land – “the incredible pleasure and satisfaction I draw from picking avocados, tending animals, and painting fences” – as “a devotional offering”.  And that kinship is an inspiring reminder of what is most deeply…

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Morning ritual

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I’ve been thinking a lot recently about morning rituals and how best to greet the day. Waking to check email, my Facebook feed and morning news left me feeling out of sync with the type of life I want to lead. Beginning the day in union with the intention of the type of day and life you…

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TEDx Sydney 2014

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This is my second year at TEDx Sydney. It’s an all round great day: held at a fantastic venue (the gorgeous Sydney Opera house with it’s sparkling harbour views), catered with an abundance of remarkably delicious food, stocked with great goodie bags, staged with engaging foyer events and great music, and of course – there’s the…

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