DKITYTI: AUM meditation and the sexy dance

Victoria jumping for joy

“Oh god, what have I got myself into?”

“I thought it was a meditation.”

“So did I, but I just watched a video about it on YouTube and they said something about a sexy dance and shouting.”

“You said you wanted to come out of your shell.” Read more

Posted on August 26, 2013 by Victoria in Bali, Don't knock it til you've tried it, Thoughts 14 Comments

Things I missed and miss

Clifton bridge Bristol

Today we made a decision. After our time in Ubud, we have two months until we need to be Barcelona where Steve will finish the very final stages of Continuum. The big question on our minds has been where to spend those two months. It has to be Europe so Steve can get to Barcelona if needs be, and we definitely want to be home for Christmas this year. We’ve ummed and ahhed over the options – go to Barcelona early and settle there for a few months, get a taste of Berlin, return to Lisbon, or snuggle up in the mountains? Nothing felt quite right, and then today we found our answer. Read more

Posted on August 19, 2013 by Victoria in Photo stories, UK 30 Comments

DKITYTI: Channelling spirit guides in Ubud

Bali offering

“We are delighted to be invited here today,” says a small Indian woman who reminds me of the witch in Brave. She’s mischievous, and even though her eyes are closed, I can sense the twinkle behind her lids.

This woman doesn’t exist in physical form. The voice is coming from an American lady, sitting cross legged before me, eyes shut with a faint smile across her lips. Read more

Posted on August 13, 2013 by Victoria in Bali, Destinations, Don't knock it til you've tried it, Thoughts 16 Comments

Memories of Hayling Island

Kids at Hayling Island

One day you see a photo on Facebook that brings back pangs of childhood memories that will never be relived because the two people you wish for most aren’t there. But this time, instead of crying, you wish you were there, because the memory lives on without the faces you miss, and continues in the faces that abide. Read more

Posted on August 6, 2013 by Victoria in Thoughts, UK 13 Comments

Don’t knock it til you’ve tried it: Energy 101

Auras on the beach

“I don’t think I’ll go tomorrow. I’m not sure I can bear it. It sounds like exactly the sort of thing that’ll be full of people who annoy me.”

“Why do you want to go at all?”

“I’m curious.”

The workshop is question was “Energy 101 Read more

Posted on July 30, 2013 by Victoria in Bali, Destinations, Don't knock it til you've tried it, Thoughts 23 Comments

When friends come to visit…

Steve and I chatting on beach

When friends come to visit, it’s not the time to write. Read more

Posted on July 22, 2013 by Victoria in Bali, Destinations, Thoughts 27 Comments