Before I go into topic, I just want to say that this blog marks a momentous milestone in my blogging life. I can’t believe it but this is my 100TH BLOG since creating my site in 2015! Dunno about you, but I’m EXCITED!! And proud of myself for sticking it out and not giving up. So … Continue reading Successfully Fearful
Good morning to all my wonderful readers and followers!! Just want to let you know from here-on-in, my blog posts will be published on Thursday mornings. Lots of things have been happening and I've had to review my weekly routines and activities. Thus, my decision to change my blog publishing day has been one of … Continue reading REMEMBER NOT TO FORGET
One of the many things I like doing is to volunteer, or help to raise money for a good cause. Last weekend, it was my privilege to have helped with South Coast Lifeline Book Fair held in Berkeley, New South Wales, Australia. It went for three days – Friday 19th, Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st … Continue reading LOOKING FOR A LIFELINE
I woke up this morning feeling really down. Had a big blow up with a friend the night before and it was weighing on me. It’s one of those times where you didn’t mean to do something, but it happened anyway, and the other person was hurt a lot. This happened to me last night. … Continue reading A TIME OF HEALING
I hate liars. Yes! Liars! They truly grate me like fingernails down a blackboard! I’ve been thinking about this statement over the last couple of weeks. Do I really hate liars? Or just some? The fact is the majority of us have told a lie or two in our lifetimes. We humans classify different types … Continue reading I HATE LIARS!
I came across this quote yesterday….. "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us" - Ralph Waldo Emerson So, what does this actually mean? Now, you’re probably thinking it is pretty straight forward, and it probably is for you. But I want to go through … Continue reading WHAT LIES WITHIN US
My most favourite time of the year when I was little wasn’t Christmas. It was when we visited my Grandma in a little town out west. If we went at Christmas time, it was doubly exciting! Not only did we get to see Grandma, but we got to see our favourite cousins, who were always … Continue reading IT’S NOT GOODBYE, IT’S SEE YOU LATER…..part two
In June 2018, Grandma was admitted to hospital. My Aunty found her lethargic, hardly breathing and unresponsive and immediately called an ambulance. It was discovered she had heart problems, so the doctors put her on medication. Upon hearing the news Grandma was in hospital, my first sister, my niece, my youngest son and myself decided … Continue reading IT’S NOT GOODBYE, IT’S SEE YOU LATER…..part one
I wrote the following poem (at the end of this blog) a couple of months ago when I was writing my high school program. There is nothing greater you can give yourself than the gift of you own love. “I Don’t Hate Me Anymore” was written from my own experiences and traumas which started in … Continue reading WHAT IS YOUR SELF WORTH?
Our oceans are the home of millions of sea creatures, all of whom are dependent on humans to ensure it is kept in optimum condition to allow life to prosper. But they have turned into the world’s biggest garbage bins! Especially for the all-so-wonderful plastic we have been using for what seems like forever! Which … Continue reading WHAT A LOAD OF RUBBISH!!!!