When I ditched my medical career to pursue my dreams of running my own creative business, my family and colleagues thought I was crazy.
My father told me I’d be going “from the penthouse to the doghouse”.
But I knew in my heart it was the right decision and I’ve never once regretted it.
I’ve come to embrace a simpler, less materialistic life. I’m more content than I’ve ever been and I feel more connected to the people and environment around me.
I’m still not sure where this path will lead, but I’m loving the journey!
Life isn’t so bad in the doghouse!
A week ago I wrote about my plan to turn the front area of my veggie patch into a bird and bug haven. It’s a huge area – about 70 square metres and it was completely overrun with weeds. This is what it looked like after I had just started to clear the weeds and sowed some green manure in one section at the end: Well, I have been out there almost every day this week, digging up nutgrass and … Continue reading →