It’s here! Today is the day. In fact honestly? I would skip
For yes, I have had the lovely privilege of being among the first to read this beautiful new edition of Simple Abundance and I want you to know, if you are questioning how different it is from the well-thumbed copies I know we all have on our bedside tables, that it is both very, very different, and utterly, scrumptiously the same! As familiar as a meeting with the bestest of friends who simply has so very much more of her long valued wisdom to share. A friend possessed with an abundance of generosity and intellect she has used to create a
I am now on my third reading and my precious copy of the 25th anniversary edition of Simple Abundance is, I am not ashamed to admit, scrawled with my thoughts, with notes and highlighted passages. Each night I have sat with with a dedicated little notebook and created for my own joy, a
And oh how I needed that. How we all need Sarah Ban Breathnach’s gentle, occasionally fiesty and always inspirational wisdom right now! For isn’t it true that we have a lost a little of ourselves in the years since we first discovered Simple Abundance? Doesn’t life feel so much crazier: the demands on our time, emotions, finances and more so insidious that it is quite possible we wouldn’t recognise our most authentic selves if we found ourselves sitting next to her on the bus?
It’s time then for us all to remember who we are, and more than that, who Simple Abundance reminds us to be. It is time to face the challenges our lives now harass us with daily and to create for ourselves, with Sarah’s guidance, a life abundant with joy, pleasure, hope and music regardless.
You see I want to be her again. Who I was when I first discovered Simple Abundance all those years ago. A woman alive with hope and the sheer joy of possibility I found in the first
That the 25th anniversary of Simple Abundance should coincide with
Sarah Ban Breathnach you see is in every word I write here. From the
So here my loves, is an opportunity for us all to set about refining our lives, in the same way Sarah has so carefully refined each word in this new edition of Simple Abundance. A lovely invitation to dance with our authentic selves all over again. So batten down the hatches, treat yourself to a new journal, get cozy, (serve up nothing but microwave meals if necessary!) and wholly throw yourself into a
P.S: Watch out for something truly, simply abundant coming very soon to