One of the convenient things about observing both the calendar New Year and the Chinese (Lunar) New Year is that you get a second chance to start over: consider the year that typically begins on January 1st to be a practice run and gear up for a fresh start NOW! The Chinese New Year just … Continue reading 12 Bush Flowers to Guide You in 2013: The Year of the Black Water Snake.
Lately I have been considering learning to speak Japanese, since I regularly interact with Japanese students in my role as tutor for the Australian Bush Flower Essences Correspondence Course. While not compulsory for me to do my job, I know it would help me create a much clearer understanding for my students, since learning something new is hard enough … Continue reading Do you need help learning?
It is impossible for me not to remember how miserable I used to feel as a child when those 'Back-to-School' advertisements started appearing on television straight after Christmas each year: escalating in frequency as the end of January, and as its imminent arrival of school, closed in on me! Hopefully many people are now becoming aware of how much school can contribute to a … Continue reading Beating those Back-to-School Blues: Australian Bush Flower Essence-style!
On the seventh day of Christmas, Australian Bush Flower Essences gave to me… Paw Paw (Carica papaya). Whenever you are exposed to a long-string of situations and events where you are outside of your normal routine, it is very easy to start to feel a little overwhelmed and sometimes even unwell. Unusual bedtimes, rich foods, … Continue reading The 12 Essences of Christmas Series – Seventh Day…
I can't imagine there would be too many things that people would be more afraid of dealing with in their life than having to make a decision (probably a close-second would be public speaking, but we will tackle that one in another post!). "But what if I make the wrong decision", is often the common remark, or at … Continue reading Making easier and more confident decisions (with a little ‘bush flower’ help!)