Gratitude makes everything better

gratitude, slow living, homeopathy, London

My first thought this morning:

“I love my eye-mask.”

I don’t normally use one at home, but I was so happy I brought it with me on my trip to Gothenburg this weekend. (I’m here as a DJ at a blues dance event.)

I’m known as a late night DJ, so often I won’t start until 2am or even later. Last night I finished at 4.05am. By the time I’d packed up and said good-night to my friends it was more like 5am.

After I got back to the apartment where I was staying and drunk some tea, it was nearly 6am.

It’s bright in Sweden. I was glad I’d packed my eye-mask.

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9 things I do to simplify my life

Simple, simplify, declutter, slow living

For as long as I can remember I’ve been taking steps to simplify and live a meaningful life.

Helping people through my work.

Spending time with people who are important to me.

Taking time to stop and notice beauty every day.

Appreciating what I have instead of always wanting more.

This is what I’ve learned.

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