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10 more insightful ways to find happiness and live a purposeful life (part 5)

HOW TO USE THIS LIST: Below are the fifth 10 insightful ways to be happy. Next week you will receive the final 10. Watch one video or read one article or two each day. If you are too busy to do this every day you are probably not happy (enough)! Save them as bookmarks to read later or look them up on my blog. Enjoy. 41. Sarah Kay - If I should have a daughter. "If I should have a daughter, instead of Mom, she's gonna call me Point B ... " began spoken word poet Sarah Kay, in a talk that inspired [...]

2020-06-15T11:42:49+02:00June 19th, 2020|

Miranda’s favorite things – May 2020

I know we've only just had a favorite things post. But one can never have enough favorite things to share, right? AIRBNB's online experiences Airbnb is known as a travel platform that let's you stay in unique places. They already had a sidekick called 'Experiences' where you could book wine tastings or art making sessions with a local. Now that people are no longer able to travel, they have started offering those experiences as online sessions. Cooking pasta with granny, learning tango or [...]

2020-04-28T16:11:55+02:00May 1st, 2020|

Miranda’s favorite things – Spring 2020

It's almost spring! The weather is definitely gorgeous. So it's time for another post on my recently discovered favourite things. I thought I'd keep them all to the online category considering that most of the world is currently in lockdown. Also, if you have any tips that may fall into this category, I'd be happy if you could share them with me via email or in the comments below! Let's share our favorites! ART CLASSES Flora Bowley introduced me to intuitive painting. And it changed my art [...]

2020-03-18T19:22:33+02:00March 20th, 2020|

Vote for the best name of my newest painting!

In my last newsletter, I showed my readers this painting which I recently finished. I haven't named it yet and I was asking my readers to provide me with suggestions for the perfect name of this beauty. I have received quite some interesting suggestions. And this is where you come in! It is now your turn to vote for what you think is the best name for this painting. One person, one vote. You can only vote once and only for one name. Votes close on 27 May. The person who submitted the name with t [...]

2019-05-27T10:30:51+02:00May 21st, 2019|

9 simple ways to bring some WOW (Ways Of Wonder) back into your life

Do you still wonder? WONDER: to be filled with admiration, amazement, or awe; marvel (at). You are submerged with information, have all the latest technological gadgets and travel to the world's nicest holiday destinations. But do you still wonder? Really wonder? Here are a few things to bring some simple awesomeness back into your life. Space: We think we know a lot about our solar system and the stars and planets that are in it. But we only know a finite portion of what's out there. When I was [...]

2019-04-02T13:41:49+02:00November 10th, 2017|

My Urban Piano Luxembourg 2017

I was recently asked by the City of Luxembourg to participate in their yearly My Urban Piano project. The project consists of 21 pianos that are placed in the streets and near sights of Luxembourg city in order to liven up the public space. Each piano has been 'created' by groups from the non profit, educational or artistic world, mostly together with an artist. I was 'given' a piano and assigned a class of special needs teenagers from Ediff who looked at me with big eyes and full of expectatio [...]

2019-12-20T11:53:56+02:00June 2nd, 2017|