Vegetarian Vampires – the book!

VV-FRONT-COVERMy life was very different eight years ago, long before the Big Breast Adventure. I was working 10 to 12 hour days in-house with a huge, complex and demanding client who shall remain nameless (OK, it was Qantas). My mother-in-law had just passed away very suddenly sending shock waves through the family, my daughter was progressing through those challenging pubescent high school years and my son was struggling with an as yet unidentified learning difficulty. To say life was busy and stressed would be the understatement of the millennium.

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5 – It’s come to my attention…

I’d never heard of the Reticular Activation System (RAS) before being introduced to the concept at an Empowering Communication Program (ECP) I undertook at The Radiant Group in Sydney few years back. It was explained to me as the system in the brain that manages, among many other things, the ability to focus attention and the filtering of information between the conscious and unconscious mind. When you focus your attention on something the brain, being the highly efficient little organ it is, filters the myriad of data received each day and passes on the information that seems relevant.Continue Reading

4 – The Zen of surf rips

????????????????????????????????????????As far as years go 2003 was my family’s annus horribilis.  After struggling with her health for some years, one of my best friends quite unexpectedly died in her sleep. Shortly afterward George Bush ‘shocked and awed’ the world by invading Iraq – again. A few months later my mother died after a very short bout with cancer.  Around the same time as Mum left us, the business my husband and I run went into general administration.

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