What is your excuse?

what is your excuse

I was sitting at a restaurant with my friend, telling her about my latest idea: setting up a business or structure that would allow non profits and charities to use a pool of corporate employees to help them with their … Continue reading

The less routine, the more life.


(quote by Amos Bronson Alcott) ROUTINE: a course of normative, standardized actions or procedures that are followed regularly, often repetitiously. You get up in the morning, prepare and eat breakfast, brush your teeth, dress, take the car and drive the … Continue reading

How do retreat in daily life

Getting away

Away days, or retreats are important (here is why). A holiday can be a retreat, but it rarely is if you are running after your children and organising things for the whole family. Going away for a week or weekend, … Continue reading

A list of summer reads


  Below is a list of books I have read and can recommend. There’s a little bit of self-help and spirituality, some poetry and some good old fiction. Just click on any of the pictures below and it will lead … Continue reading

Are you a drama queen?

Drama Queen

  Quite a few of my clients are going through some rough patches at the moment. Family trouble, divorce, bullying bosses (or partners) and so on. And although each and every situation is very different, they all seem to have … Continue reading

Miranda’s favorite things

Not another bill

Following up on a very popular post from last year, I thought I’d share with you a new list of things that I love. 1. NOT ANOTHER BILL Are you fed up receiving only bills in your mailbox? Here is the solution … Continue reading

How the Universe works

How the universe works

The other day, I was meeting some people to start planning a new project. It is always an exciting moment. So many ideas, lots of energy. It’s also always a bit scary. Because any new thing you try, pushes you … Continue reading

Carpe Diem

carpe diem

It’s (almost) summer. The weather is nice and hot and those days invite you to just do nothing. You know me by now, I am not of the inactive kind. I like a little action, I always have lots going … Continue reading

The 10 most inspirational websites


One of my faithful readers recently asked me what my most inspirational websites are. And since I like turn my life into a newsletter (feel free to ask questions and send me requests for topics — hint hint), below is a … Continue reading

What to do when you’ve lost your way

Information Overload

You have been to a retreat, or a vacation, or it’s the end of the year, and you’ve made all sorts of resolutions during that quiet time on how you will improve your life when you’re back into daily routine. … Continue reading