"In my world there is no such thing as perfect. My standards slip at the drop of a hat, should life offer me something that little bit more delicious and I don’t believe in saving anything for best (life is way, way too short!)"
"When we first set up home we take whatever we can get. Adorning it with meaningless trinkets and operating a more is more policy for fear that this is the only opportunity we will ever have to buy a throw pillow. Our taste is abundant, frothy, unhindered by rules and free-spirited..."
"The bewildering evaporation of all that we have known, a slate life wipes clean for us, because attachment, pain or dependency keeps us tied to all that is clogging up our emotional arteries..."
"Begin by seeking out a place where you will be far away from the rest of the house if not in distance then at least in spirit. Choose a chair in the garden, a cushion on your bedroom floor, a sofa in the conservatory..."
"The Life Audit is a monthly set of prompts to help you define where you are in life, what you have achieved, how you feel and what you need to do in the month ahead..."
"To me authenticity isn’t a destination, it is a never ending path to becoming who we really are. If we see this path as the road to where we want to be then it is essential that we never give up the search for all the things that make our heart sing with sheer joy..."