The Balancing Act

Resisting the urge to run away

Do you ever have the urge to run away? The urge to pack your bags and just go. I do. I get this urge less frequently than I did in the past but it still brews within sometimes. Maybe it’s the flight or fight response kicking in or the little guy known as the travel bug that will be forever with me. Perhaps it’s my desire for adventure and trying new things, the longing for new experiences and to explore the world. Read More…

The Balancing Act interview with Amelia

For those of you who don’t know me, I’m Amelia! The creator behind The Balancing Act.

I was recently interviewed by Lucy from Subject ACT about The Balancing Act as part of her new series ‘Women in Canberra’.

The series interviews inspirational women in the Canberra region to talk about their lives, goals and womanhood in general.
Listen to the interview to find out more about my hopes for The Balancing Act and a little more about me!
Thanks for following and I can’t wait to share more with you xx

Christmas survival guide: How to survive the silly season

It’s almost the end of the year and I don’t know about you but things aren’t slowing down yet. I’ve got social events coming out of my wazoo, looming deadlines at work, heaps of organising to do, new clients coming on board and projects to finalise. I am swamped but there’s no way I’m going to let it all get to me this time. I’ve experienced burn out in the past and it’s nasty. But the silver lining was that I’ve learnt (and am still learning) to look after myself during the busy times and to know my limits. Read More…