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Are We Experiencing Life Through a Lens – With No Evidence of our Existence?

After going away for a weekend to the Blue Mountains I realised how much of our lives are spent looking through the eye of a lens.  While I realise going to a tourist area there will be people taking a … Continue reading

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How Busy Are We Really?

I’m too busy!  This is often my excuse for getting away with things, for missing the gym and not having meals prepared at home.  But how busy are we really?  What makes us busy and why do we busy ourselves … Continue reading

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Turning Tragedy into Opportunity

I have to say I had the ultimate Sex and the City moment this week.  There is that episode where Carey is with Aiden and her computer days, she gets the “sad mac” symbol, and when she goes to the … Continue reading

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Are We Missing the Journey?

I’ve just come back from a weekend away with my husband to visit his family.  But, why are short trips so exhausting? I was really looking forward to 4 days off work, we left after my last shift for the … Continue reading

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We’d Have Better Relationships with Others and Ourselves Without Technology!

What’s wrong with making things from scratch?  We make our own butter, vegetable stock, muesli (CADA), fishing bait (my partner is into making his own boilies), and cleaning products. At 31 years of age apparently this is something that reminds … Continue reading

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Is Technology Affecting Us More Than We Realise?

I’ve been reading a book about neuroplasticity, “The Brain that Changes Itself”.  It talks about a lot of different things, involving how the brain re-organises itself – therefore being plastic, but what I was reading an appendix tonight that talks … Continue reading

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Has Technology & Social Media Made Us Less Sociable?

I think my world as I knew it has been restored, I now have my laptop back.  I had a bit of trouble sourcing one locally, but I finally got myself a new charger for my computer.  And, I was … Continue reading

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