2014: Some of My Favourite Things

Here are some of my favourite things – books, films and TV – from 2014. These I have enjoyed more than the time invested, enjoyment or education or inspiration being paramount. My own personal criterion by which I judge (TV especially) is “Is my life worth more than this?” by which I mean would I be best off switching off and just sitting quietly instead. The following is my shortlist where I was able to answer “No!” and note that I am not recommending those where I feel I have wasted my vital life force. I simply remember my favourite […]

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Sacrificing TV For My More Important Life Goals

Here I am, back in this place. I’ve been here before; it’s familiar to me as this is not the first time around. When I was moving from being an accountant to becoming a coach, there was so much work to do with a foot in both camps; it was like working double time. Something had to give and, after an inspirational holiday on Skyros, I decided it would be the TV. My coach training required me to work in the evenings and at weekends and not being able to keep up with TV programmes I loved just became an […]

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