And importantly, if you are busy envying your friends, or even just lusting after the lovely homes you see (but can’t afford) in the real estate pages, it’s hard to busy yourself making the most of what you have.
I’m currently reading Buddhism for mothers of young children by Sarah Napthali, dipping into it here and there when I have a few moments. The idea of existing in the moment ties in well for me with the idea of learning to be happy with what you have and where you are. How can you live in the moment if you are constantly longing for more and better? Or to be more and better?"
In the last 50 years more than 80,000 new chemicals have been produced and introduced into the environment.
Most have not been fully assessed for their impact on human health or the environment.
- SustainableSuburbia.netLead Non-Toxic Mum & Writer, present
She writes at SustainableSuburbia.net, focusing on all things to do with simple, frugal, sustainable living, especially for families.
At the moment she is particularly focussed on DIY non-toxic cleaning products for her home.
A long time ago (in web years), she was known as Kay in internet circles, and she is from Oz, hence the kayoz monikor in her other blog, kayoz talks books.
- Flinders UniversityEnglish, Philosophy, Theology, 1991 - 1993
- University of California, Santa CruzLiterature, Philosophy, Women's Studies, 1993 - 1994
- Australian National UniversityLiterature, 1996 - 1996
- Deakin UniversityProfessional Writing, 2004 - 2009
- Narrabundah College1988 - 1989
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