A long time has passed since I last wrote. At first this gap made me feel uncomfortable, guilty, accountable. I kept thinking about all the plans I had, like keeping regular posts and a better routine, using this as a creative outlet and channeling my various pastimes into this. And then I worked hard to let go. It’s okay to let life take over sometimes. … Continue reading The other hours and the happiness habit
Some might say that staring at the sky is wasting time, but I’ve found myself doing that more and more lately. Maybe it’s the evenings getting lighter and the fact that I don’t miss the sunset while stuck in an underground tunnel on the way home. I guess I can write this off as an upside of daylight savings. Mindfulness Staring at the sky is … Continue reading Wasting time
This week the feeling of days getting longer really kept me going. Maybe it was more noticeable because daylight seemed to linger around the time I usually leave the office. It felt so much nicer to get outside and still get some light. The feeling of spring is in the air and my very bones are itching to go. A Lithuanian proverb says that you … Continue reading Less is more
There’s no getting away from it – a lot of my time is spent on really boring routine stuff. The area where I get some guilt now and then is wasting money and not looking after my body by eating stuff that’s less than optimal for me. A quick lunch at work, a dinner out or a take away, skipping breakfast and many other terrible … Continue reading The (really) little things
I am Aurelia and I really enjoy feeling happy. These days that’s not an easy task to accomplish. I know so very well how gaining and maintaining positivity can take a lot of effort. But once I get going with a good vibe it becomes easier and easier. I believe that a body in motion wants to stay in motion, and same goes for the … Continue reading Hello!