Not as keen to take on challenges as I once was :O

Delicately Older

It’s a strange feeling that as I get older I feel more fragile. Not only in a physical manner but in a emotional and psychological way. Despite having now experienced a good few years of life, marriage, children and work, I still question my ability to do things as I did the very first time I…

A beautiful bench carved to commemorate the fallen with words inscribed to remind us why

Remembrance Day

Today at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 2014 (at 11am on 11/11/2014), I attended an event at my local village memorial to commemorate the fallen heroes of World War I and the people they left behind. It was a wonderful event, which brought together people of all ages,…

This is now a necessity for me, to prevent any mess getting in to a mattress.... and saving a whole day's work : /

With Hardship There Is Ease

I had a particularly difficult day yesterday and the only thing that got me through it was realising and appreciating the blessings in my life. I wanted to share these thoughts with you, in case you happen to be going through a bad time … The Background My son has been ill for a couple…