Mindfulness

Mindfulness is about taking the time to be aware, whether of those around you, physical items, or things you do. Being thankful for what you have.

How to live healthy on 50 a week at PumpjackPiddlewick

Whether you wish to have a life that is debt free or wish to save money for something particular, from a small gift to a house, the tactic is the same. The simple (and rather off-putting) answer is spend less than you bring in.  For us, that limited us toRead More →

Exploring what is a given right at PumpjackPiddlewick

Have you ever contemplated what is a given right? It had me pondering this past weekend. You see, I have found in living in different countries, that the concept of what is a given, or in essence taken for granted, really varies. Now I’m not talking about what we shallRead More →

Are you lucky enough to do what you love | PumpjackPiddlewick

Are you lucky enough to do what you love? Many, one could even argue most, are not. Or are not aware they are not. Much of our life programmes us culturally to do what is expected. That expectation does depend on the country you live in. For example, if IRead More →

Slow living and interconnectedness at PumpjackPiddlewick

I’m going to say one of those things you swear you will never say as you grow up – ‘When I was a kid…’ Actually I am not going to say it like that, but I am going to think it. What I really wish to say is ‘Remember theRead More →