This week's Thursday Thought Quote: Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful

This Week’s Thursday Thought: Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful

This week’s Thursday Thought: Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful

Aspects of the Feminine, E - Energy, Claire Brummell, Feminine 1st

Aspects of the feminine…it’s time to add some energy!

Today marks the end of our deep dive into the different aspects of the feminine…we’ve covered Flow, Emotional Connection, Magic, Inspiration, Nurturing, Intuition and natural. And not only do we get to complete our understanding on the elements of the feminine… ….but we also get to dispel one of the common myths about femininity. Because […]

grateful

Are you grateful when things don’t work out the way you planned or expected?

So it’s the time of year when our American friends take some time to sit back, reflect on their lives and notice what they’re grateful for (and consume copious amounts of turkey and indulgent food as well!) As you may have seen from previous articles, I love the idea of thanksgiving…a day every year to […]

FFF Ben Macnaughton

Today’s Fabulous Friday Fellow is Ben Macnaughton

I’ve often wondered how military families do it. How do they live with the constant distance between them and the fear that any day they may receive bad news? I don’t know if I would be strong enough to do it…it was bad enough having friends serving in war zones, let alone a member of […]

Gratitude turns what we have into enough

This Week’s Thursday Thought: Gratitude makes what we have Enough

This week’s Thursday Thought: Gratitude makes what we have Enough

Aspects of the Feminine, N - Natural, Claire Brummell, Feminine 1st

Aspects of the feminine…it’s all natural

We’re now nearing the end of our deep dive into the different aspects of the feminine, as this week is our penultimate aspect. We’ve already looked at Flow, Emotional Connection, Magic, Inspiration, Nurturing and Intuition…and today we focus on one of the most important aspects. This is what I would describe as the foundational element […]

Difference between feeling emotions and wallowing in them

What’s the difference between feeling your emotions and wallowing in them?

We all have times when we experience ‘negative’ emotions. The thing with emotions is that they all serve a purpose…they are there for a reason. All emotions…the good, the bad and the sometimes very ugly. That’s the reason I put the word ‘negative’ in inverted commas…because we only perceive them as negative…they actually serve a […]

Today’s Fabulous Friday Female is Sarah Nelson

If you’ve been with us at Feminine 1st for a while now, you’ll know that I have a couple of weaknesses… One of these weaknesses is cupcakes and another of them is random acts of kindness… So when I saw a video that combined both of these, it made my day. Sarah Nelson is an […]

A woman wants a man who will help her feel important even when she can't be the priority

This Week’s Thursday Thought: A woman wants a man who will help her feel important even when she can’t be the priority

This week’s Thursday Thought: A woman wants a man who will help her feel important even when she can’t be the priority

FEMININE - I - INTUITION - Claire Brummell, Feminine 1st

Aspects of the feminine…Do you use your intuition?

So on our journey into the different aspects of the Feminine so far we’ve covered Flow, Emotional Connection, Magic, Inspiration and Nurturing. Today we get to look at one of the aspects of the feminine that can cause the most confusion, and be the most challenging to understand and embody. …but it’s also one of the […]

Happy Birthday

A celebration, a gift for you, and a confession (and apology) from me…

I am SO excited…because this week we have a TRIPLE celebration here at Feminine 1st.  It is Feminine 1st’s second birthday, this week was our 100th newsletter AND  we welcomed our 1,000th member to the Family. So this is a VERY special newsletter, where I will be sharing some VERY special gifts with you. Rather than sharing […]

Fabulous Friday Female Mama Hill

Today’s Fabulous Friday Female is Mama Hill

As soon as I saw the title of this video, I knew I would enjoy it. “The Healing Power of Hugs” …I didn’t realise how deeply it would touch me. Mama Hill is a remarkable woman, who has given over her home and her life to helping young people who have nowhere else to go. […]

Communication Secrets: Expect Women to Interpret Everything & Expect Men to Interpret Nothing

This Week’s Thursday Thought: Communication Secrets – Expect Women to Interpret Everything & Expect Men to Interpret Nothing

This week’s Thursday Thought: Communication Secrets – Expect Women to Interpret Everything & Expect Men to Interpret Nothing

FEMININE - N - NURTURING - Claire Brummell, Feminine 1st

Aspects of the feminine…Are you in touch with your nurturing side?…

So we’ve now passed the half way point on our deep dive into the different aspects of the Feminine… We’ve looked at Flow, Emotional Connection, Magic, and Inspiration…and today we look at the first N…Nurturing. Nurturing is fundamental to the feminine…but quite often it’s not a quality that a lot of women connect with or […]

What chance my experience of heartbreak forever?

What changed my experience of heartbreak forever?

So last week I gave you the first of my answers to the question “Why does heartbreak hurt so much?” The second answer that came to me when I asked the question “Why does heartbreak hurt so much?” tends to apply more when you feel like the decision to end the relationship has been completely […]

FFF Seth Adam Smith

Today’s Fabulous Friday Fellow is Seth Adam Smith

If I told you that today’s Fabulous Friday Fellow, having recently got married, has decided that marriage isn’t for him, you might be surprised. In fact, you might think the guy is actually a bit of a jerk. But you’d be wrong. Because this week Seth Adam Smith posted an article on his blog that […]

Thursday Thought Quote: If you want to become inspired inspire others, if you want to inspire others become inspired

This Week’s Thursday Thought: If you want to become inspired, inspire others. If you want to inspire others, become inspired.

This week’s Thursday Thought: If you want to become inspired, inspire others. If you want to inspire others, become inspired.

Aspects of the FEMININE - I - Inspiration - Claire Brummell, Feminine 1st

Aspects of the feminine…What’s your inspiration?

It’s time to take another step deeper into the aspects of the feminine…and at the end of this video we’ll be halfway there along our journey! It’s so important for you as a feminine woman to be able to really get to know the different aspects of the feminine, and to understand what they mean […]

Heartbreak

Why does heartbreak hurt so much?

Last week I shared an article to answer the question “Does a broken heart ever heal or are we just left with the scars”, and I was very touched by the reaction the piece received. A lot of people shared how the article had come at the perfect time for them, because they were dealing […]

Aspects of the FEMININE - M - Magic - Claire Brummell, Feminine 1st

Aspects of the feminine…It’s all about magic…

So our journey deeper into the aspects of the feminine continues this week, with an element that is so often forgotten. Life as an adult woman can get a bit tough…we have a lot to do, we tend to feel overwhelmed and under pressure. We have so many hats that we’re trying to wear and […]