E Squared Experiment #2 part 1- Purple Cars

Oct 23

Missed my blog about experiment #1? Find it here. This second experiment is related to the Reticular Activation System (RAS), which is a fancy description for the part of your physiology that ensures that you find what you’re looking for. You know the scenario: you buy a new motor in what you think is a unique shade of burnished orange, then every other car you see...

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Happiness and a poorly car

Sep 18

  Clunk. Grind. Rattle. Bang. With those ominous noises my much loved and generally trusty little car let me know that all is not well in its world or, more specifically, in its inner workings. With the words “It’s your gearbox and clutch,” my trusty mechanic (and I do trust him) let me know that my hopeful theory that the problem was...

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Can you spot Heather Carter?

Oct 12

  Ready for Change Now had great fun making this video with our fabulous colleagues at BNI Prince Bishop. It’s part of a competition celebrating 25 years of BNI – and we would REALLY love to win! You can help by ‘liking’ this video – just click on the link above (BNI – The Way to Pass Referral) which will take you to the YouTube...

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The secret of a long and happy life…

Sep 30

    A doctor on his morning walk, noticed an older lady sitting on her front step smoking a cigar, so he walked up to her and said, “I couldn’t help but notice how happy you look!  What is your secret?”   “I smoke ten cigars a day,” she said. “Before I go to bed, I smoke a nice big joint.  Apart from that, I drink a whole...

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How to Find Happiness in a Leaky Welly!

Aug 14

Re-using and recycling gives a feel-good factor and brings some humour to the garden What makes you happy? Pleasure doesn’t have to be expensive, sophisticated or complicated. Sometimes happiness is as simple as getting out into the garden and smelling the roses, pulling up weeds, or doing a quirky bit of...

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This I just had to share

Aug 07

‘Whatever you give a woman, she will make greater. If you give her sperm, she’ll give you a baby. If you give her a house, she’ll give you a home. If you give her groceries, she’ll give you a meal. If you give her a smile, she’ll give you her heart. She multiplies and enlarges what is given to her.   So, if you give her any crap,...

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