Welcome to Inspiration
Here you will find a collection of articles on a variety of subjects to get you thinking, to get you re-evaluating your perspectives and to help Inspire you.
You may just find that nugget of wisdom you have been waiting for that can change your life around.
Life for most, if not all of us at this moment is a little bit crazy, uncertain and unusual to the way we are used to living. My life is no exception to this either. My world feels a little bit out of control due to: this pandemic sweeping the world resulting...read more
How is it we see the potential in other people, but seldom or never see it in ourselves? Is it just some sort of fault in our beings? Is it some sort of defence mechanism? Is it some sort of past life vow? Is it some sort of religious belief and teaching that...read more
I am sitting underneath the shade of an old oak tree with a wandering dog to my back as I sit and write at an installed table and bench seats in a camping spot by a river. I am outside, in peace and comfort as I am holidaying. I love the freedom. I can still...read more
By now you might know that we have a son that learns at home and is not in main stream education. When this is mentioned to some people they look at us as if we have just spoken another language, landed in from another planet with two heads or as if we have crossed...read more
How many times in your lifetime have you said, "Help! I don't know what I am doing?" How many times have you actually said it out loud? How many times have you actually asked for help? How many times have you actually gotten help from someone? How many times...read more
You know us women are usually much stronger, much tougher and more resilient in our selves and in our determination than we give ourselves credit for. We have all had those moments - days, weeks, months, years even - when we are feeling lost, lonely, sad,...read more
We all go about our lives doing our usual tasks day in and day out without really giving it much thought. We get up out of bed, we do our usual morning routine and we go off to work or do our usual day time tasks. In the evenings we do our usual evening...read more
Our life is uncomplicated. Our life is simple. This is of course compared to other people we know or shows we watch on tv. When I say our life is uncomplicated and simple I mean that we don’t seem to have the arguments, dramas and busy schedules of those around...read more
Funny how we doubt ourselves, second guess ourselves and keep putting off doing something we feel or know is right for us – especially when we need to involve other people, including our partners. We have preconceived ideas about what we think others are going to say...read more
As we don’t do things ‘normally’, our learning is also not ‘normal’ for where we do it either. For example, you may find us: Outside on a picnic rug in the shade or sun (depending on the weather) On the lounge Sitting on the floor Laying on the floor In...read more
I have been giving this a bit of thought lately and decided to compile a list of my favourite aspects of having our child learning at home. There can be so many good (and not so good) aspects so I thought I would write a few down. In no particular order:- 1. We...read more
I wonder what just seeing that word bought up for you emotionally? I know it can strike fear and terror in some people. Accountability means being accountable for something or someone. You are the one responsible. You are the one to blame when it all...read more