Change is one of those things that you either embrace or you run from. It appears, when it comes to blogging, it’s something I embrace. You may (or not) recall I moved my blog away from my own name and instead started blogging under Holistic Health Hack. It was a good idea, at the time, but I quickly realised that actually, holistic health hack wasn’t really SAYING what I needed to say. It was too focussed on general wellness and not focussed enough on work, business, productivity – all those things that fire me up and get me going.
So I made an executive decision. It was time to go back to blogging under my own name and to start offering services within my business that are authentic to me. Which, in turn I suppose make them more authentic for the end reader.
So here it is. Another change, hopefully it’ll be the last time but I can’t make any promises on that one.. Once again, I’ve reclaimed my own name.
Is it the end for Holistic Health Hack? No. Since I’ve moved over all my old posts (and will eventually neatly organise them into an archive sometime next century) I’m unable to use the domain for a month. In that month I’ll be busy designing a new site that will purely focus on essential oils, how they can change your life and offer you natural solutions to all of life’s little problems. Because that is something that I’m also fired up about and excited by. Not to mention being involved a wellness advocate for doTERRA, this is now also part of my business.
Will the content on THIS blog be changing? Kind of. More and more I feel as though the wellness industry has been hijacked to cater for those who are a size zero, enjoy sipping green juice and chomping down on kale salads. I’m just not that person. I believe in wellness for all and it’s not just food that has an effect on how well we are – although, that does play a major role.
Wellness is an all encompassing idea. It pulls together your entire life and needs all parts of the cog to be working and running in unison to achieve the optimum state of wellbeing.
And I want my content to reflect that. So whether it’s sharing productivity tips, recipes to help you work smarter or advice on how we can quit being so busy all the time and start getting stuff done – it’ll all come under this site.
Will I talk about general wellness on this site? Yeah most likely. I’m a health and wellness journalist also health fads and science are interesting to me – and that’s kind of my point. I want this site to start reflecting my own interests and work, rather than slotting in to some kind of box that I FEEL I should be slotting in to.