Spaces of Calm #1

June 10, 2008 by  
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Welcome to Spaces of Calm. Each month (or possibly more often) we’ll bring you a selection of spaces, places and goodies around the world, online and offline, that we hope will enhance your life. It’s our way of sharing the love, and the peace, just that little bit more… This month, we’re looking at inspirational […]

Friday Inspirations… Balance

May 30, 2008 by  
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Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving. ~ Albert Einstein

Friday Inspirations… Solitude

May 23, 2008 by  
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“Women need real moments of solitude and self-reflection to balance out how much of ourselves we give away” ~Barbara de Angelis

Friday Inspirations… Feel the Waves

May 16, 2008 by  
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“There is no secret to balance. You just have to feel the waves.” ~ Frank Herbert

What is life without Passion?

April 23, 2008 by  
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Passion is my life. In fact, what is life without it? A grey wheel of habits spinning oddly on. ~ from the movie Nanny McPhee, 2006, Celia Imrie. Quote courtesy of Reel Life Wisdom  

When design meets booklover..

April 19, 2008 by  
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Here at The Calm Space, we’re all a bit mad about books. Since we renovated our home last year and our previous bookshelves were demolished, I am currently obsessed on the lookout for good book storage. I couldn’t resist sharing this one with you. All it needs is a reading lamp and a throw rug […]

A round of applause please

April 18, 2008 by  
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We’re proud as punch of our Joanna! Joanna Young’s Confident Writing blog took a surprising (not for us!) win over Copyblogger to take out the latest round of March Writing Blog Madness, where a field of 32 blogs about writing have been gathered to compete to see who is the best. Here’s the match: Game […]

A recipe for boredom

April 10, 2008 by  
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Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours. ~Dale Carnegie

Do you know an Outstanding, "Real" Mum?

April 9, 2008 by  
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Or are you a Mum who deserves an award? OK, yes, so here at The Calm Space we recon all Mothers deserve an award – not only for birthing the little darlings, but for putting up loving them no matter what for the rest of their lives! Amanda Cox (aka Mad Cow) of RealMums is […]

Pay it Forward!

April 4, 2008 by  
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Remember there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end. ~Scott Adams Today is Pay It Forward Day. Do a good deed or three, expect nothing in return. Ask them to Pay it Forward when they are able. Repeat. Imagine what a wonderful place this […]

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