I like quotes, everyone knows that about me. I'm always a walking book of quotes, whether it's printed on my t-shirt, the travel-coffee-mug I'm holding or all the posters up in my room. I love a good quote. Something I was starting to be ashamed of, because you know, it's cheesy and there's so much … Continue reading I like clichés because they are true. -Day 14 of #28daysofstuffthatmatters
Why does the world come together to celebrate woman every year on the 8th of March? "International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity." But more than that, here is a thought-provoking … Continue reading International Woman’s Day. Day 11 #28daysofstuffthatmmatters
How often do you listen to your intuition? That feeling that creeps into your gut and says, "do it!" or perhaps, "maybe don't trust that person?" Recently I have found that following through on the little 'inklings' can prove to be incredibly rewarding. Another question to think about; do you trust yourself? Really think about … Continue reading Trust Your Gut. Day 10 #28daysofstuffthatmatters
According to Jim Rohn, a motivational speaker & business philosopher, “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with." This lesson or theory isn't a new one, mom's have been teaching their children about 'reputation by association'/they didn't want you to be friends with that one kid, since before Gameboy Colour was … Continue reading The Company You Keep. Day 9 of #28daysofstuffthatmatters
Have you ever considered you might be the answer to somebody's prayer? This quote by Joel Osteen really got me thinking and I hope you take it to heart today too! May you never lose your wander, Ash xx
Yesterday when I shared day 5's blog link on my personal Facebook page, I mentioned one of the reasons why I started Beyond Paper Planes; "I started it in the hopes of becoming one of those 'cool travel bloggers', but a few months in and I've decided the world needs way more than that." DAY … Continue reading Travel, Trends and My Generation. Day 6 of #28daysofstuffthatmatters
Never fear your brokenness. Explore it. Embrace it. Learn from it. Let it mould you in to something better. Something you might never have become without it. Be confident in the fact that you're not losing yourself, but instead you're about to encompass the self you were always meant to be.
On the 1st of January 2016 I made a commitment to not eat any meat for the year. Because naturally I'm a big fan of meat, I decided becoming a Pescaterian would be a good initial step. Although now 3 months in I can count on one hand how many times I've actually had seafood, I probably could've … Continue reading Why I went veggie! Day 4 of my #28daysofSTUFFTHATMATTERS