make the most of your 4000 weeks – action step two

Action step two – I didn’t work so hard.  Antidote to: Nurse reveals the top 5 regrets people make on their deathbed

I didn’t work so hard OR I have a great life/work balance Instead of ‘I wish I didn’t work so hard’ I suggested replacing that thought with ‘I didn’t work so [...]

3 attributes of successful people

As I write this we are on the edge of the Sahara Desert it is truly awesome here and so peaceful and still with the biggest starryist night sky I have ever experienced.  While we have been here I have finished one of the most inspirational books I have ever read called ‘Unbroken’ A World War [...]

make the most of your 4000 weeks – action step one

Antidote to: Nurse reveals the top 5 regrets people make on their deathbed  Action Step One – I have the courage to live a life true to myself, not the life others expect of me.

There’s a great saying from James Dean and he said, “Dream as if you’ll live forever and live as if [...]

how to avoid the top 5 regrets

I published a post a couple of weeks ago called ‘Nurse reveals the top 5 regrets people make on their deathbed’.  The thought behind it was to make you think and not just think, but to take action so that you can avoid these regrets.  Well I’ve been feeling a bit guilty about sending it [...]

the 7 wonders of the world

I think you know by now that I love collecting and using inspirational quotes and one of my favourites is

Some of the best things in life are not ‘thing’s but ‘feelings’

This is a fab story which I ‘borrowed’ from the Knowledge is King Website that reminds me of this.

the 7 [...]

7 tips to help you stay laser focused

What makes a successful person?  Well firstly success is personal so we all have a different definition of what success is and how we measure it.  Success is what it means to you it can be what you want it to be.  It doesn’t mean having loads of money.  Money is a way of keeping [...]

nurse reveals the top 5 regrets people make on their deathbed

I deliberated about sending this because I’m ‘Mr Positive’ and this article talks about death but my posts are about thoughts, ideas and experiences and if you live in the real world with me then this is reality. It is especially pertinent as its 12 months ago today that I lost a good friend and [...]

live each day as if it’s your last…

We are still here in sunny Ronda, Spain but planning to be in Morocco later on this week how exciting is that?  However it may mean I can’t write to you for a bit but I won’t know until we get there. 

I’ve been working on my 5 year plan and came across something in [...]

reflections on 2011

These are my reflections on 2011 have you done yours?

I am sitting here on a campsite in Ronda, Spain in a baking 26 degrees of sunshine writing to you on January 6th and as I mentioned in my last post fail to plan, plan to fail I think it’s a good idea to reflect [...]

fail to plan, plan to fail

Travelling around Europe in Christina our Adventure home gives me plenty of time to think and reflect especially as we have just driven from Lisbon to Malaga which is was about 500 kilometres to meet up with my son Harry. On the journey Tina and I were discussing the New Year and how there is [...]