• How to Make Decisions That Are Right for You

    Posted April 4, 2011 by Lily Trainor

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    Decision-making can be stressful. The stress is worse when you try to make decisions based on what everyone else wants you to do. The best kinds of decisions are the ones that you make that lead you to the happiness and Read More...

  • Who ate all the pies ?

    Posted March 10, 2011 by Lynsey Drake


    Who ate all the Pies ? I love celebrating food in all it’s glory, and any excuse to research a dish, or prepare a dish is good for me. So with the U.K celebrating ‘National Pie Week’ I thought well I maybe up a mountain, Read More...

  • A week of all weathers !

    Posted March 5, 2011 by Lynsey Drake


    Clear blue skies and temperatures mild, exlporing , den making perfect days for a child.   Sun shining, time to sit with my book, Inspired to alfresco Paella to cook.   With tasty leftovers in hand, a day at the beach pi Read More...

  • Don't Go Back to Sleep!

    Posted February 10, 2011 by Ali Meehan


    The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you.   Don’t go back to sleep. You must ask for what you really want. Don’t go back to sleep. People are going back and forth across the doorsill where the two worlds touch. The do Read More...

  • A pot full of goodness.

    Posted February 10, 2011 by Lynsey Drake

    4 Comments 875 Views

    I needed to go food shopping, restock, fill the cupboards, so when I opened them they would be full of inspiration, bursting with goodies, little gems, just waiting to be created into something yummy. But today was not t Read More...

  • Living abroad boosts creativity!

    Posted February 10, 2011 by Ali Meehan


    Living in another country can be a cherished experience, but new research suggests it might also help expand minds. This research, published by the American Psychological Association, is the first of its kind to look at Read More...

  • My work and my inspiration

    Posted January 25, 2011 by Sarah Spencer


    To Costa Women and beyond, I would like to share with you some information and an adapted blog post I have just written for my website. I run a small online language travel agency called I promote t Read More...

  • Cultural Aspects of Expatriate Living – The Relationship Between Language, Culture & Communication

    Posted January 24, 2011 by Ali Meehan

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    by Solidbasics International - Relocation & Mobility Consultancy   Culture shock can never be completely avoided but the effects of it can be softened. It occurs when one's own cultural values and beliefs come into c Read More...

  • Living in the Moment

    Posted January 23, 2011 by Ali Meehan


    by Archan Mehta I ran into Ralph at a conference and he impressed me with his wisdom. A life-long learner, Ralph's presence was mystical, and he seemed to have the answers to life's challenges. Not exactly sure of myself Read More...

  • Costa Women Promotion in Fuengirola FI

    Posted January 19, 2011 by Ali Meehan


      Thought you might like to see Taina's article in Finnish from Fuengirola Fi about the Costa Women group.  Many thanks Taina!  Hope this is the first article of many in your Costa career!