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Anticipation instead of Expectations

We are into our 8th week of the move and it has been an interesting personal journey with a lot of positive anticipation. I feel less overwhelmed, pressured and stressed and am overall more at ease. And I do believe a big part for that is that I (subconsciously?) replaced expectations with anticipation. To be… Continue reading Anticipation instead of Expectations

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When you only have one pot to cook – Porcupine Meatballs 

With every move, we need to bridge a few weeks in a temporary apartment until we find a new home and our container arrives. And more often than not the kitchens are not really well equipped.  We manage, we have all the basics like 2 pots and a pan and knives. But no extra electrical… Continue reading When you only have one pot to cook – Porcupine Meatballs 

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We moved… again…a review

My blog has been a bit quiet over the summer but life wasn’t quiet at all. Why? Because we only got our move confirmed by the end of June - from Tokyo, Japan to Muscat, Oman.  It didn’t come as a total surprise. It’s been brewing for a while but still - a move is… Continue reading We moved… again…a review

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Visualisation for relaxation

Relaxation is a process that leaves the body and mind relaxed and calm, yet focused. There are many different ways to relax but I find visualisation one of the easiest ones to get into. Especially when times are stressy, it's a quick way to feel more grounded and balanced again. Do you use it as a relaxation… Continue reading Visualisation for relaxation

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Mindful Sun Salutation

Being in the midst of the (long) summer vacation and other life happenings mean that I have little time for myself. Add to that a rainy season in the big city and three kids at home - most of their friends gone - and you might be able to imagine how my days go at… Continue reading Mindful Sun Salutation