‘Finding The Right Balance’

Usually as my morning begins – I take advantage of the quietness of the house – drink in the peace – still my mind and spirit – and refresh my soul. For me this is so important – sets me up for the rest of my day – and allows me to focus on the…

‘Hold Onto Your Dreams’

One of our grandsons has had a dream – a long held dream – one which he sometimes doubted would ever come true – but one thing he always did – was to hold onto that dream. This week – that dream came true for him -as together we all embraced a new member into…

‘Deep Calls To Deep’

My week was made special – like an unexpected gift – as I enjoyed a rare visit to the seaside – walking along the promenade – all my senses alive – breathing in the freshness of the ocean – seeing the suns rays dancing on the waves – hearing the gentle lapping of the waves…

‘Don’t Fret – Let Go’

There are times when I sit down to write this Blog – and my mind seems to go blank – or even at times become almost too active – with thoughts tumbling over themselves – leaving me unsure – as to what exactly I want to write. When this happens – I have learnt to…

‘The Pleasure Of Your Company’

I’ve been rediscovering the pleasure of the company of friends – with the freedom to hug – and be in the warmth. After so long only being able to see one another ‘online’ – or from a distance -and outside – it’s been so refreshing – and I love it. What was once an ordinary…

‘The Early Morning’

There’s something about the early mornings that I so love and appreciate. My sleep is always broken – the pain in my body causing me to toss and turn and wake at least every two hours – so that by the time early morning arrives – I am eager to get out of bed. I…

‘Captured Moments’

‘Moments’ – are sometimes elusive – those special moments that I cherish – long for – those times – alone – to rest – recharge – those times just for myself. I find that in the business of life it can be so difficult to ‘capture those moments’ – resulting in frustration and disappointment –…

‘A Lesson From Life’

There’s one thing that’s very clear to me – and that is – I have never stopped learning – and hopefully never will. There is always some new lesson for me to learn – some are simple – others much harder. They are mostly the’ lessons of life’ The lesson I am learning just now…

‘A Lesson In Patience’

I should have known better! – but I was too impatient – for I had a garden to plant lovely new plants and flowers. Having lived for just over three years where – although we did have a garden – I couldn’t plant anything because there were so many rabbits – that didn’t just dig…

‘No Pain – No Gain’

I’m sure this quote – “No pain – no gain” has been uttered by many this week – as Gyms were opened once more and muscles exercised in a way they had not been for a long time. Our son went – eager to use some of the equipment and machines to build up and…