Wealth, Survival and everything in between

18 Wealth: "An abundance of valuable possessions or money." This journey has neither brought me money nor 'valuable possesions' in the sense of precious stones, assets or sports car to show off😉 but it has opened my heart to different kinds of wealth. When I decided to leave formal employment, I will admit I didn't …

Starting Over

12 The year was 2013. I quit my job without a plan and needed to convince myself that it was the right decision before I could convince my loved ones...and then the 'world.' I was constantly looking for signs and any positive feedback or bright light shinning on 4040 qualified. Similarly, when too many humps …

Passion. Pleasure. Pain

It is one year since I made the decision to walk out of what is commonly referred to as  ‘gainful employment.’ When I asked google what it meant, this was the response I got. 'Employment situation where the employee receives consistent work and payment from the employer' Never mind that I thought gaining can be in …

The time to complain was yesterday; The time to act is NOW

Yesterday we visited some children’s homes, as part of our ground work to establish which ones have the most needs or are best suited to the kind of support that we offer. There were lessons to learn from several and it was especially pleasing to note that we have now learnt which questions to ask, …