Motivational Astrology Forecast – August 2017

Total. Solar. Eclipse! Everyone’s talking about this spectacular happening in August. For the first time since 1918, a sensational Total Solar Eclipse – when the moon passes over the Sun – will track across America on 21 August. This will bring total darkness – lasting almost three minutes, in the middle of the day – […]

Motivational Astrology Forecast – July 2017

July is the month to “empower-up” and claim your own – to believe in yourself and move forward in manifesting your individual abilities, self expression and creativity! With many Leo energies emerging this month, we are motivated to embrace a stronger, more determined and confident part of ourselves and put in place the building blocks […]

Happiness – Stretch That Comfort Zone!

Stepping out of your comfort zone can be really, really scary.  It’s only natural that when we step into unknown territory fears arise because we have no idea what we are doing or what the outcome will be.  But the more we stretch our comfort zone the more we grow and the fantastic thing about […]

Multiple Sclerosis – a story of loss and awakening…

This is such an amazing and inspiring story of courage by Amanda Campbell, who, at the tender age of 24, was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Her shear determination turned her life around and now she shares her knowledge, passion and purpose with others to help them do the same…this is Amanda’s story… Looking back, […]

Early Menopause at 29…

At the age of just 29 I was diagnosed as post menopausal…it seemed to happen overnight, sneaking up silently without warning…back then (1993) there were few options and even less support, but everything happens for a reason even if we don’t know what the reason is at the time… “Your test results show you have […]

Motivational Astrology Forecast – June 2017

In this Solstice Month, with the celebration of Matariki – the Maori New Year here in New Zealand – and strong Cancer/Gemini energies, we’re encouraged to nurture our emotions! In the weeks ahead we are urged to support our inner sensitivity and feed our feelings – not with pizza but with positive appreciation, validation and […]

Healing Trauma and Changing Lives in Jordan

Leonie Blackwell is one of those amazing, inspiring women, who, out of the depths of their own healing crisis, reach out and help others. Leonie has been drawn to Jordan – to help refugees cope and deal with the trauma of being displaced from their homeland. I interviewed Leonie about her quest and am just […]

Are You Truly Living Your Life?

I subscribe to a wonderful website that sends out weekly articles of inspiration. Upliftconnect have given me permission to reproduce this recent article that I love. It totally resonates with how I have changed my life over the past 6 months – from Living a Life of Existing to Living a Life I Love. My River […]

Motivational Astrology Forecast – May 2017

We all struggle to be authentic in who we are. Being human, we each battle with our inconsistencies – like wanting to be healthy (yet eating junk food), promising to exercise (yet not moving off the couch) or claiming poverty (yet shopping till we drop)! This is the month to take a look at what […]

Moving into body-acceptance – Is it possible for you?

For many of us (actually, probably most of us), there’s always something about our body that we don’t particularly like or would like to change. How can we not, when there are advertisements everywhere showing us how we are supposed to look, of course we are going to compare – it’s human nature. But the […]

Motivational Astrology Forecast – April 2017

Fear interrupts the flow of life force, bringing negativity and depression to the door, trapping us in a stagnant pattern – what a waste! Know that many of the fears we have stem from a lack of self belief. When you’re fearful you shut down possibilities! If you are scared of a situation take some […]

Sunscreen – Natural Alternatives…

Hands up who remembers slathering on the suntan oil and literally baking yourself in the Summer sun…my hands are up!!  These days I wouldn’t dare – the harsh NZ and Australian sun turns you to a crisp in no time!  Thing is, I hate putting on sunscreen…all those nasty chemicals and they block very important […]

Motivational Astrology Forecast – February 2017

This is the month to find your way, while realising that there is no right answer, no right path or no right course of action. There is only YOU, and you are right, right now! Your soul is here to acknowledge and learn from the unique abilities, challenges and triumphs that make you who you […]

Dying for a Diet Drink?

Do you use artifical sweeteners to avoid sugar?  Do you drink Diet Coke / Coca Cola Zero or similar to avoid sugar? Do you look at the ingredients list on the back of products to see what they actually contain?  One of the most common ‘sweeteners’ in products is Aspartame (code 950/951).  This toxic substance […]

The Four Stages of Spiritual Growth

I love sharing articles that really resonate with me…this is one of them. It gives a very succinct description of the stages of spiritual growth, moving from being a ‘victim’ and blaming everyone for your issues, through to true empowerment, where you take responsibility for your reactions and life choices. Shared with permission from The […]