Author Archives: Kelly Gaston

07Feb

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING TRUE TO YOURSELF

This month I’ve been working with a few clients who are struggling with both confidence and self esteem issues and they’ve reached a point in their life where they no longer want to be hindered by these iss...

23Jan

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF ME

So this week has been such a great week, we started the week with our Take Flight event and I also delivered a youth coaching training session to a group of young women at North Shore, a local school.  These y...

09Jan

MY VIEW ON LIFELONG FRIENDSHIPS

Today we had our friends visit us and come over for breakfast and it was so lovely to see them because it’d been a while since we saw them last.  These friends emigrated to New Zealand some years ago and onl...

01Jan

HOW TO GIVE YOUR LIFE THE ATTENTION IT DESERVES

Do you ever look back at your life and wonder how everyday stayed the same (or so you thought) but, now everything looks so different?! There are times when we reflect on life and we look at those around us and...

27Dec

9 WAYS TO LIVE THE LIFE YOU WANT

In the past couple of years I’ve been on this journey of discovery and as part of this I’ve been re-evaluating things, a lot of things and I’ve been reflecting on my life and that of those around me.  I...

27Dec

A CHRISTMAS REFLECTION

This year it seems like the boys have got even more toys, books and games (even more than usual).  Santa always brings them gifts (of course) but, they get so many others gifts from extended family and friends...

26Dec

OUR FIRST CHRISTMAS IN OUR NEW HOME

Well, today has been perfect so far! We’ve had leftovers from our Christmas lunch, we’ve had hot chocolate with marshmallows, indulged in Quality Street and profiteroles, watched Christmas TV, played Twiste...

23Dec

THE TRUE MEANING OF CHRISTMAS

Well, today I made the final preparations for Christmas and as a result I’m feeling so much better, it’s like a weight has been lifted.  There’s always such a lot to do and the list seems endless but, to...

A REVIEW OF CENTER PARCS

We had wanted some time away from it all for a while as things have got so busy and we wanted somewhere where we could relax and a place where the boys could play and fun as a whole family too.  So we decided ...

A SPECIAL TRIP TO FRANCE

It’s been quite a few months since I’ve seen my parents and as Dad hasn’t been well this year and spent some time in hospital I really wanted to go and visit.  As the boys were now back at school and Ric...