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Sharing my own journey and others, check back often for regular updates.


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Time Out to Reboot

Jun 11, 2016
Category: General

How many of us put everyone else in our busy lives first and ourselves last?

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Happy Mothers Day!

May 8, 2016
Category: General

I admit I used to be a bit of a party pooper when it came to Mothers Day.  I've always had an issue with the commercialisation of showing love and appreciation for someone.  My stance has softened over the years though and I now rather enjoy a bit of special pampering on this day.  There is a big difference between a thoughtful homemade card and spending time with your loved ones than over the top and expensive gifts.

 

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Where Do I Start?

Apr 20, 2016
Category: General

A comment I hear regularly is "I could never do what you did".

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So What Exactly Do You Eat?

Apr 11, 2016
Category: General

I went for a run this morning along our quiet country road and noticed a real autumnal chill in the air. Along with the leaves falling from the trees, it is evident that winter is moving closer towards us. I love the long hot days and balmy evenings of summer so am always dragged into winter kicking and screaming.

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My story

Feb 10, 2016
Category: General

Hi, my name is Tina and I grew up in the beautiful unspoilt Northland area of New Zealand, living a typical lifestyle of those of us born in the 1960’s.  Our diet consisted of plenty of meat, dairy, white bread, cakes, biscuits, lollies and our drink of choice was bottled chemical laden cordial concentrate with a ton of sugar added to each batch we made up.  This was normal for the times and none of us knew any better.

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