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My Scoliosis Journey part 1 – Diagnoses

My journey with scoliosis started just before I turned 11 just as my body began to change with adolescence. This is the typical onset of scoliosis in those suffering from adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Adolescent as the name suggests denotes the... Continue Reading →


Ten Years On – my journey with scoliosis

Nearly ten years ago, I had a posterior spinal fusion for scoliosis. At the time of surgery, my curve was an impressive 83deg, my ribs dug into my hips when I sat down and my breathing was getting restricted due... Continue Reading →

Rediscovering Learning

As soon as we are born we start learning, a process that continues throughout our life. As children our lives are set up around learning; school, sports, music, art.. The list is endless. Finishing university for me, was like a... Continue Reading →

15 Days of Headspace

For the last year or so I have become increasingly interested in meditation, mindfulness & the ability to just be in the moment. As we continue to cram more into everyday, the notion of "being in the moment" continues to... Continue Reading →

March Already!

So at the beginning of the year I vowed to post a lot more regularly however this has not happened. The reason being, I am still trying to work out what to write about. Last year I worked hard getting my... Continue Reading →

How 2016 helped me tune into my body

2016 was a huge year for me in many different ways. Moving countries and changing careers taught me a lot about myself and my resilience towards change, it also forced me to dive deeper into my health, tune into my... Continue Reading →

Pink Smoothie Bowl

One of the best things about Summer nights in Sydney, is that it actually stays warm. Back in Auckland, even on a nice day, it is uncommon for it to stay warm at night. The best thing about the continuing... Continue Reading →

My top 3 tips for starting the New Year right!

Happy New Year everyone! Sorry I have not managed to post anything until now but I have had family visiting and have had a great few days showing them around Sydney and hanging out with them. They left last night... Continue Reading →


The days between Christmas and New Years are always a bit of a haze. The remnants of Christmas are still there, the delicious food slowly starts to get eaten and the days always seem to blur into one. The "official"... Continue Reading →

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