Surrender & Find Your Inner Peace

by | Inner Peace, Personal Growth, Wisdom

Knowing how to find serenity & your peace when things don’t quite go to plan is vital in navigating life’s ups & downs with greater grace & ease.

Like many, at times I still experience great resistance when things don’t go to plan, simple things like planning a  self-care break & renting a small, compact, zippy (that’s Kiwi for fast) rental car only to be given a flash 7 seater, 4wd, gas guzzling, people mover, the equivalent size of a small bus, doesn’t always sit the best with me & my eco-friendly ways.

I know don’t sweat the small stuff’ & all that, & given my choice was limited to that or potentially wait another couple of hours for the car I requested to be returned. I ended up going with it although not overly happy about it.

Funny thing is, it did end up being a blessing in disguise (after I’d navigated myself to the closest beach to restore my serenity again 😉). I discovered as Gabby Bernstein ‘the Universe has your back’ always & in this instance it was true.

This mundane example in everyday life really hit home how protected we are. You see turns out I had not adequately researched the terrain I needed to navigate on my little self-care adventure, lots of hills, flooded creeks etc. Conditions not best suited to a zippy little rental car. If I’d insisted on my original choice, I’d had been cursing the time spent driving, have missed out on sharing Crystal Castle & crossing paths with Russell Brand.

So today I acknowledge the fact even though I was 100% sure I knew what I wanted, sometimes the universe knows better & will conspire for your highest good. And really my only responsibility is to influence what I can control – ME & my state, know how to recalibrate myself & find my peace & serenity when things don’t quite go to plan. And simply trust you are always being looked after.


What will you choose to surrender in order to find inner peace today?




Make Great Decisions With Your Intuition

Make Great Decisions With Your Intuition

Do you struggle to make decisions?
Spend hours hemming & hawing over your pros & cons list – because you have the great ability to see things from all sides? (which honestly can sometimes feel like a curse, when you’re needing to make a choice)

Go With The Flow & Surrender

Go With The Flow & Surrender

For a long time when things just weren’t ‘flowing’ in life or business I took it as a sign I needed to dig deeper, try harder, push myself further. After all.

Aren’t we taught to never give up, stay strong, be resilient during tougher times?