Mindfulness (Page 2)

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.

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 →

2021 and New Year considerations at PumpjackPiddlewick

I said it last year, and the year before. I love the celebration of New Year. Not because of the whole fireworks, Champagne, party thing. Rather, I love that it creates an opportunity of rejuvenation – in ideas, energy, plans and new year considerations both past and looking forward. PastRead More →

New traditions this Christmas at PumpjackPiddlewick

This Christmas is going to be different for so many of us. Originally it had been planned that Mr Pumpjack was going to be away with his family in the UK and I had been contemplating a quiet Christmas by myself. And then it was all change, when his trainRead More →

changing your life is it hard to do with PumpjackPiddlewick

Whether changing your life style, downsizing or, as in our case, following a dream (a well as the other two points), what is the hardest step to pursuing change? I’ve ‘given it all up’ in my life, not once, but twice.  By choice. The first time I gave up everythingRead More →