Tag Archives: kindness


We may be slow but we are always kind…….

Kindness is such a powerful and transformative quality. Now even more than ever we need to remind ourselves to be kind – not only to others but also to ourselves. What would the world look like, if from today on, we all chose to be kinder?

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Happiness is like a jigsaw puzzle…..

Im a work in progress….

The road to happiness is not a one size fits all, do one magical thing and you get to live happily ever after.  I like to think of it like a jigsaw puzzle with many pieces required to make your happy picture make sense. Like jigsaw puzzles it will take time, effort and commitment to make it all come together. So where do we start?

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Gratefulness in trying times………


For those of you who dont know, this little happy as a pig blog comes to you from Australia. Continue reading

Top tips for happiness

Pig helping lamb

I stay happy as a pig in mud by being kind to my little buddies.

Want to be happier?……….. four top tips to improve your happiness……………..

In all of my years of researching and learning about happiness, I have come to four top tips to practice on a daily basis that can really shift and improve your happiness levels. Continue reading

You are the builder of your life!


Messy dog

“I made this mess now I have to sleep in it” How can that be fair?

It is not often that I use other’s words on “happy as a pig in mud” but I read this fable last night and knew straight away that I had to put it on my blog: Continue reading

Are you ready for change?


Caterpillars always plan for change and look at the awesome results……

Have you ever noticed that as soon as you decide to go on a diet that naughty food appears? You are offered cake, invited to out to dinners, your favorite chocolate is on special or you instantly start craving delicious comfort foods? Continue reading

Happiness….luck or intention?

How lucky am I? A lucky lady bug on a happy four leaf clover

How lucky am I? A lucky lady bug on a happy four leaf clover.

Some people believe that happiness occurs more by luck or chance rather than by choice or intention.

I am happy because I am lucky that I have a job I love, that I am happy because I am lucky to live in a place that I love and I am happy because I am lucky that my family life is content. So does that mean that I believe that luck does play a part in happiness? Continue reading

Do you protect yourself???

Not too many people mess around with me. You get my point!

Not too many people mess around with me. You get my point!

Well we are just coming through a nasty flu season and touch wood; thus far I have managed to fend off the persistent germs.  I have felt the flu trying to invade but have managed to ward  off any illness. The flu has gone through my work, my hubby’s work and my kid’s school like a tornado, not leaving many free from its clutches.  I have consciously made an effort to protect myself and my health.  I have taken Echinacea tablets, rested, eaten really well and looked after myself and thankfully my efforts have paid off. Now I know that this does not always work but I think I definitely gave myself the best shot of fending off these little nasties.  Did you know that we can do this in other areas of our life and not just our health? Continue reading

How do you teach others to treat you????

I don't mind if you sit on me...it only hurts a little bit.

I don't mind if you sit on me...it only hurts a little bit.

How do you teach other people to treat you?   Are their people in your life that put you down or treat you like crap…….do you realise how it happened?

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