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Change your life: Do something fabulous

17 March, 2014

I was talking with a friend recently and she happened to mention that one of her personal goals this year was “to do something fabulous” each and every month.

True to her word, in a couple of days she was off to spend a long weekend at a luxury health spa in Budapest!

What a GREAT idea!

Intrigued by this concept, I asked assorted friends and family what they would do if they were going to do “something fabulous” and the responses just illustrate what wonderfully diverse beings we are …

“When we truly care for ourselves it becomes possible to care more profoundly about other people” — Edith Le Shen

  • Buy and plant a beautiful tree
  • A weekend break in Venice
  • A hot air balloon trip
  • Take the family for a picnic in the countryside
  • Take a walk by a canal or a river
  • Take a helicopter ride
  • Book a weekend retreat
  • Indulge in a reflexology session

If you were to do something fabulous this month, what would it be? And why restrict it to once a month? You could make it once a week – or even daily …

Whatever you choose, have a fabulous week!


  • Annabel Sutton is a Professional Certified Coach and Author.  She has lived in Los Angeles and Indonesia; survived earthquakes and riots, lived with head-hunters and enjoyed a portfolio career.  She now enjoys a somewhat quieter life in Somerset!  Her latest book, 52 Ways to Transform Your Life (Weekly Wisdom for Busy People), contains 52 inspiring, quick-to-read life tips and is available from . Find more information at