Kindness, Care and HappinessID: mna
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|Intuitive Consultations, Animal Whisperer, Energy Healer, Writer|
|ACT NSW QLD Brisbane North, Brisbane South, Darling Downs and South West, Gold Coast, Ipswich and west Moreton, Mackay-Isaac-Whitsunday, Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast SA VIC (full regions list)|
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More InformationHello my name is Sara :) I am very happy to be here on Mindahome and I have been enjoying many wonderful times looking after and caring for homes and pets since October 2017! This is such an enriching and enjoyable thing to do!
Laughter, well-being, and happiness are such important things in life. I love new experiences, and am aware that sometimes we cannot easily go on holidays or have time to ourselves when we have pets, gardens and homes to look after. It is a great pleasure, therefore, to help home and pet owners spend time away, safe in the knowledge that their home and pets are well cared for. House sitting also allows me to spend time writing, exploring, and being in a new environment.
House sitting and looking after pets is a wonderful focus, now that my 2 sons are young adults. House sitting also enables me to visit and spend time with them in Adelaide and Canberra, and this has been a wonderful blessing. I am so grateful that life has presented me with this wonderful path of expanding my work and life into new areas.
I first experienced house sitting in 2008 and 2009, and found this to be a great time. It is lovely to meet new home owners and to care for their home and pets. I truly respect and appreciate being welcomed into peoples’ homes in this way!. I also have made some wonderful friends during my time house sitting.
Pets bring such happiness and joy. I particularly love cats, and grew up with them, and adored looking after my son’s cat, Arthur, when he left home to go travelling. I also love dogs, and particularly enjoy caring for dogs that are happy to chill out and relax while I’m writing :) I enjoy walking, and the owner of a spaniel I cared for, was happy for him to travel with me in the car, so that we could find new places to walk. Pets are so special in our lives!
Owners have commented that their pets seem to gravitate towards me, and are happy to approach me, and often want to sit close to me - or on me! - soon after we are introduced :) The pets soon discover that - because I work in the healing arts, and with my background in massage therapies as well - I tend to massage them, rather than simply stroke them :) I can also arrange to provide my services as an animal communicator and healer, as per individual requirements.
For more than 20 years I have been providing guidance, intuitive counselling, healing, meditation, reflexology and more, to help clients navigate through the challenges that life can bring, so that they can find greater happiness, peace, comfort and well-being. House sitting enables me to be brought to locations where I’m able to offer my services in areas where these things may not usually be available. Also, I am able to offer phone consultations and remote healing. This all brings me such joy and many blessings, and the income enables me to continue to provide house and pet sitting, and to travel!
I am now in the creative process of writing, to share my experiences in books and online, and to bring new healing methods to a wider group of people. Longer house sits that are peaceful and situated in nature, or that offer beautiful gardens, really help this process, and are particularly attractive to me :)
I came to live in Australia in 1995 (from England), and life here has brought me many amazing experiences :) Since arriving, I now have 2 gorgeous adult sons, many friends, and family here and overseas. Melbourne and Adelaide were my home towns for many years, and since beginning house sitting, I have loved discovering the immense and diverse beauty of all the south eastern states, and southern Queensland.
I have a wealth of experience with looking after homes, gardens and pets of many different sizes, and in many different locations, from neighbourly suburbs, to remote areas, and in farming/wine growing communities. I am hands on when needed to be, and an experienced gardener, having built several from scratch, with local native as well as exotic plants. I truly love nature, animals, birds, and Earth, and enjoy the ways in which they help to nurture and heal mind, body and soul.
When I was married and my sons were little, we had a hobby farm for 8 years in the Adelaide Hills. I learnt so many wonderful new things during this time of my life! Shearing, bush care, slashing, weeding, fencing, planting veggies and fruit trees, watering sheep and plants - all this alongside caring for the home and family :) It was also great when we began to have WOOFERS (Willing Workers on Organic Farms) come to stay and help.
We sold the farm so that we could spend more time travelling. This included a lot of family time travelling and camping around Australia. We also visited family and friends in England and Europe. During this time I also travelled to Egypt extensively, where I then ran tours. More recently I have enjoyed discovering my own path, and being with myself. I was recently manager for 3 years of a very romantic bed and breakfast Cottage in Aldgate, in the Adelaide Hills. This enabled me to meet many new guests, and feel the joy of providing them with a wonderfully relaxing, luxurious, and welcoming retreat to celebrate special occasions. I also serviced the Cottage, ran online bookings and promotions, and sourced delicious local provisions.
Since then I have been enjoying this new amazing adventure, travelling and providing consultations where I go, with wonderful support and encouragement from my sons and friends. This journey brings me immense joy, and I feel truly blessed!