"If you don't fall how are you going to know what getting up is like" ~ Stephen Curry ~ So often we beat ourselves up for our shortcomings, our mistakes, errors, wrong doings or whatever it may be that makes us feel we've let the side down. Please stop. Look for the positive in everything, … Continue reading
Here we are again ....! Another new year ... another set of resolutions!! How on earth did it come around so quickly! I still haven't quite got stuck into the resolutions I made at the start of last year yet! Oops... Crikey - it's so easy to feel a failure isn't it - so easy … Continue reading New Year
Dictionary Definition To fret: verb 1. be constantly or visibly anxious 2. gradually wear away (something) by rubbing or gnawing Interesting points one and two – mainly because point one generally leads to point two! So the question is, so many of us do this constantly in our lives, whether it be about work, relationships, … Continue reading Fretting – is it really worth it?
How long has it taken me to get back on here and write a few words??? Too long is the answer! Fact is that I've had something on my mind to write for so long - since back in October actually (unbelievably already 6 months ago now)... and as I hadn't yet done that post … Continue reading Back again….
So... It's been a while since I've written on here.. predictably I guess - considering we have a new baby and therefore general chaos in the house, but there's something I wanted to say. I was rummaging through my bedside drawer the other day, can't remember what for - probably earplugs to block out the … Continue reading Believe
I really feel that there are way too many negative words used, which ultimately doesn't gain the desired effect anyway...particularly in parenting. I for one from first hand experience can demonstrate how the overuse of the term 'wrong' or 'no' from a father who means all the good in the world has had the reverse … Continue reading Overuse of the word ‘Wrong’ ..and ‘No’ for that matter!
So...it's been a few days and i have some things to say ... I will do that in another post which will follow shortly. For now, i wanted to share a poem that I wrote a good few years back, when making the transition from university to life to working life. Another little gem from the book … Continue reading Life after Uni… ‘Poem’
Hi All, First of all thanks for following those of you who have chosen to! Its' encouraging and I've loved reading your blogs too! As I mentioned, i would start posting the odd bit from my book as and when I feel like it. Most of you who have read my other posts know that … Continue reading Poem from University