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What is a hobby and how do you know what you like best? Are you doing it because other like it, because you feel you have to do it, or is it something that feels fulfilling, relaxing and inspiring?

Here I am six weeks into my sabbatical and I am so for ever greatfull that I made the decision to take a long period off work. Early on I joined a five day mindfulness retreat. This really opened my eyes again on how living in the now and decluttering my thoughts raised my awareness tremendously. Next to the meditation, yoga and mindfulness sessions the afternoons gave me a chance to explore… Read More

Guess what, the first new thing I learnt during my sabbatical is that time is an illusion. As Eckhart Tolle writes: “Time isn’t precious at all, because it is an illusion. What you perceive as precious is not time but the one point that is out of time: the Now. That is precious indeed. The more you are focused on time—past and future—the more you miss the Now, the most precious thing… Read More