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Balancing life in all its various shapes and forms

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Saying I miss you!

In these challenging times we all have someone or something we really miss. Family, friends, coffee shops, the cinema, train journeys,...

Is convenience clouding our judgement?

How often do our minds become clouded and our judgement impaired? We can’t focus on solutions because we have already decided they will...

Vulnerability

One down side to life laundry is that it leaves you vulnerable to those long buried emotions, especially if you were kind enough to...

Life Souvenirs and Bright Red Socks

This photo was taken a few years ago at my 50th birthday party! It reminded me of two things, one how hard I had worked to fit into that...

If only I had ...

Four words! Four little words that can cause chaos and thoughts, all because of a sunset! We get some stunning sunsets where I live....

Letting go!

Why do we hold onto thoughts that hinder our self belief?

I am finally a domain

After many years of playing around with this blogging thing, I decided to get serious, yup I said serious! So new host, new style, my own...

Lessons in life and distance

Funny that this photo should pop up today in my “memories” on a few of my social media platforms. It was my privilege to work with Emma...

Moment to Moment

When things are tough, remembering that we create our future moment to moment can help us to find the balance to live in the present....

Goodbye 2019

2019 was a tough one! It started off balancing work and the access to University course then ended with me completing my first semester...

When Your Travels Help You Arrive

So, it has been a while my friends! Life’s ups and downs have kept me from writing however after what feels like a long, and at times...

Testing testing

Just checking this still works by posting a photo of these stunning peony poppies that are growing in our drive.

Words and phrases

How many times has someone said something to you in passing and it has cut you to the core? How many times have you opened your mouth...

It’s tough being 55

Today was an incredibly tough day! A rough night packed with a hormonal filled migraine, backed up by noisy neighbours and a fox squirrel...

19 years and counting

19 years ago my life changed! I suffered a massive anxiety attack that led to a complete collapse in my world. It made me realise that I...

Walking tall in heels!

Interesting! This article really struck a chord with me as a “giant in heels”. https://www.the-pool.com/fashion/fashion-honestly/2017/44/...

Instinct is illogical!

Oooh potentially contentious blog! “Instinct is illogical” comes from an acquaintance of mine who reads my blogs. K is a maths/science...

 
 

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