Throughout my Compass journey I discovered that although we’re all different, we all want very similar things – the support and love of our families, to be part of a community, and to feel like we belong. But what does family really mean, and why are so many of us still trying to find out what it truly means to belong?
High up above Temple Bar in Dublin, Mo told me about her experiences of adoption and how having children of her own has given her roots. She told me how she uses humour as therapy, and how we never know who our teachers in life will be. And we laughed – a lot.
When I wake up every morning, I feel joy from those extra few minutes in bed. I find joy in opening my blinds and having the angelic light shine in my eyes. And I feel pretty damn good when I remember my lines. It really is true what they say (Read more)
What happens when we focus on others rather than ourselves? If we reach out and help others, are our own lives enriched in return? In this episode of Charlotte’s Compass I discover that the secret to finding happiness isn’t as complicated as you might think.
It’s incredible, listening to Lynn Scarff, Director of the Dublin Science Gallery. She’s a dynamo, so full of energy! She’s someone whose brain is constantly pinging with connections between the arts, science and philosophy, and with ideas for inspiring curiosity in children and adults alike. Lynn is part of our episodes Fulfilment and Legacy, and here you can watch her interview in full.