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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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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

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A book, a poem, a piece of art interlinked

How a book, a poem and a piece of art all connect to my life!  It’s funny how things can go hand in hand and connect in the most unexpected moments, don’t you think?  As you might know, I live in Tokyo, Japan for almost 4 years now. And it was the move here that… Continue reading A book, a poem, a piece of art interlinked

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Connecting Wellness and Books

The past two wellness blogs were about our Intellectual and Spiritual Wellness. Both sound a bit dry I have to admit that myself. But don't get fooled by the titles, the fun comes when you go a bit deeper.  Because what both of them actually want to help us with is to take time to… Continue reading Connecting Wellness and Books

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Spiritual Wellness

Out of all eight wellness aspects that I’m covering the spiritual one seems to be the most personal one. The one we exchange about the least. As a non-religious person pushing a spiritual discussion often leaves me uneasy. I know it shouldn’t but it does. Because overall the Spiritual Wellness simply invites us to be… Continue reading Spiritual Wellness