Just another normal day - Or was it, really? No, it was a day to remember that went straight to my heart. My daughter came down for her tea and quite spontaneously said, " I feel really happy today, I don't know why, I just am!" That one sentence filled my heart with joy and … Continue reading What More Could I Ask For?
So its finally here, the last weekend of the summer holidays. Maybe you're busy preparing for the children going back to school at the beginning of next week, or maybe you're still enjoying time away from home, or maybe you're just going to enjoy the last few days with your family and not think about … Continue reading Its the Last Weekend…
As you move through my pages you will hear and see lots about positive affirmations, they are a major source of personal strength for me. I use them everyday to cultivate a strong and positive confidence and to help direct my life. The powerful journey that I follow, is a consistent winding pathway with many forks, … Continue reading Positive Affirmations and Gratitude – Is there a connection?
Wasn't having a good evening, strange really because I'd had a good afternoon, spent quality time with my Dad, but came home and found myself really aggrieved with my husband. It was a past issue, something that I obviously hadn't put to rest. It welled up inside of me and before I could blink I was filled … Continue reading When You Thought You Had forgiven, but…
I was reminded today of the importance of the little things in life, and the memories of special times shared with our children as they are growing. And if, like me, you find that one day they are suddenly young men and women who have already gone out into the world or they are fast approaching … Continue reading An Unexpected Key to the Treasure of My Heart
Just sitting here thinking about positive affirmations and their effect on my life, and it occurred to me just how powerful they actually are. I never dreamed for one minute, when I first began using them that in such a short space of time they would have had such a profound effect, especially at such … Continue reading The Power of Positive Affirmations
Please forgive the silence of my blog over the past few weeks we have just recently laid my wonderful mother to rest. After a very long arduous journey and all her suffering our prayers were answered and Mum passed very peacefully. I've searched within myself to try and make sense of it all and reflection has helped … Continue reading Forgive the Silence
Well, we never managed to take Mum outside as we planned today. She didn't have a good day, was too poorly, so instead we moved her bed to the window so she could see out properly when the vertical blinds were pulled open. We were fortunate that a Mallard duck was waddling along the grass … Continue reading Just as I’d Ordered!
As today began to draw to a close I felt fed up, tired of waiting for death, talking about death and feeling encased in death so decided enough was enough and it was time to think about life...all the good and the beautiful things about LIFE, the simple things that we often take for granted. When Mum … Continue reading Let’s Begin to Think About LIFE
Can anything prepare us for the effects of a traumatic experience and the consequential imminent prospect of losing a parent? Maybe not, but I am finding that trying my best to find a positive focus amidst the distress and emotional turmoil and continuing to use my positive affirmations is helping me approach each day with a belief … Continue reading Can Anything Prepare Us for Trauma and Loss?