Spring is a season of refreshment, new beginnings and beauty. It reminds us that no matter how many flowers get plucked or whittled in the winter, there will always be a time for them to sprout forth again.
We are positively bursting with excitement for spring because it is known as the season of hope and it ultimately unveils the promise of life; the promise that no matter what you face, there is always goodness to be followed.
With so much beauty and life blooming around us, I thought it would be fun to make a springtime bucket list. One that helps to inspire us to get the most out of this wonderful life and season at hand.
Try to tick off a handful of spring affirmations each week or choose one or two of your own goals to focus on this new season. Remember, you are the world you create! Why not live your best spring season yet?
Spring Bucket List:
- Yoga on the beach
- Seek out the sunshine
- Refresh your motivation
- De-clutter your wardrobe
- Arrange your own flower bouquet
- Watch the earth bloom & blossom
- Eat clean to nourish & flourish
- Invite friends for park hangs & picnics
- Plant a herb garden
- Renew your goals and visions
- Host a board games night and giggle lots
- Enjoy berries and stone fruit
- Write a poem
- Witness a shooting star
- Learn to play a new instrument
- Visit a new Farmers’ Markets
- Do something that scares and excites you
- Wish upon a dandelion
- Practice peaceful thinking
- Bike rides & beach frolics
- Dust off your Jack Johnson records
- Visit a food festival
- Sunrise & sunset strolls
- Try a new food
- Live music
- Barefoot dancing
- Restful sleeps
- Waterfall exploring
- Find a great unquenchable love
Let spring romance you with all its beauty.
It is going to be your best one yet!
PS. To get you into the swing of spring, we are offering our lucky MNB coastal sisters the chance to taste, learn and laugh at the annual Sunshine Coast Real Food Festival (7-8 September 2013).
Love to source local and homegrown food? Thrive on eating organic? The Real Food Festival might just be the closest thing to your version of paradise. The two-day food festival is the ultimate fiesta for intelligent and kind-hearted foodies (aren’t they all?), with a diverse range of food presenters and chefs bringing together the wholesome program. Learn how to live and eat sustainably, refine your practical cooking skills and grill the experts on topics from the art of French cooking to permaculture and food & spirituality.
“What’s your favourite dish to cook in Spring?”
Win one of two double passes to the Real Food Festival by answering the above question and emailing your answer to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your full name, age, suburb and contact number.
*Winning entries will be selected on the merit of creativity and winners will be notified by Thursday 5th September. The double pass must be collected at the door and winners are responsible for their own transport.