These last few days have been fantastic spending it with family and enjoying some much-anticipated fun with everyone. The dad jokes in the bonbons even got a few laughs! Boxing Day was spent with my partner’s mum and brother. It was an extra special occasion as it had been over 15 years since they last … Continue reading BEING REPOTTED
Have you ever thought about how you express yourself? Do you consider yourself to be creative? I was thinking about this the other day. My youngest son, Liam (he's given me permission to use his name), has always been an avid drawer and has many times over the years impressed people who both do and … Continue reading EXPRESS YOURSELF
“Focus on what you have instead of what you don’t have. On What’s right in your world instead of what’s wrong. On where you’re going instead of what you’ve been through.” ……..Billy Cox We’ve all been through crap. Everyone has a story they can tell of something bad which has happened to them to explain … Continue reading LEARN AND LET GO
If you are not already aware, I am an author. My book “I Don’t Hate Me Anymore” is being published by Austin Macauley in London and is on its final proofs with the editor. So, within the next six weeks, I have been informed, I should have the final proof to go over. And if … Continue reading WHAT AM I DOING???
My favourite colour is orange, closely followed by yellow, red and purple. Basically, I couldn’t choose between them so I prioritised them. Orange and yellow are both vibrant, happy colours which inject energy into wherever they are situated. In reality they are equal first, but orange is slightly more crazy than yellow, so I’ve placed … Continue reading PLAYING FAVOURITES
Today, my boyfriend looked after my son while I was at work. It’s the school holidays here. Tonight, when I finished my day job, I went to his place and we had dinner there before coming home. During the evening, I felt a shiver go up my spine. My boyfriend asked if I was ok … Continue reading Get Off My Grave!
This week, things have been way too serious for me. I feel so weighed down with so many negatives that I need to lighten up a bit. So, let’s look at a pretty crappy subject for a change…….. Self-flushing toilets! No need to thank me. It’s my pleasure to discuss such things. You’re probably thinking … Continue reading FLUSHINGLY BRILLIANT!!
Once in a while, you come across something in life which makes you exclaim “Seriously?!” This month was one of those months which made me stop and raise one eyebrow. Ever heard the saying ‘you learn something new every day’? Well, I will give you a hint to what I am raving on about – … Continue reading WHAT A VERY ODD SPOT!!
When you think about your identity, where do you think it comes from? Obviously, it comes from a variety of places and experiences throughout our lives which gives us an eventual opinion of who we are in relation to those around us. But where do you think it is kick-started from? Our genetics and where … Continue reading WHO AM I?
This week has been challenging for me. PTSD paid me a visit and caused a little bit of havoc. He’s never welcome but shows up anyway. I struggled with what was happening and took me a little while to admit I needed help. I called my psychologist and made an appointment. Then I remembered a … Continue reading SOME NIGHTS……and days