Archive For: Personal Growth

What do your lights say?

What do your lights say?

16th December 2015 As I drove home from the school run this morning I was admiring all the Christmas trees in the windows as I passed by.  There are plenty of bay windows and the trees all looked gorgeous with their sparkling lights against the grey early morning light.  Some people had Christmas candle bridges ... Read More
 
Snow to no

Snow to no

Five years ago we had snow.  We didnt just have a bit of snow, we had snow, with bells on.  It arrived in early November and finally left some time in March.  I have friends from North Dakota who are rolling in the ailses as they read this, but give us a break:)  We live ... Read More
 
Reading for health

Reading for health

It’s you Saturday, only two weeks (ish) until Christmas and you have masses to do.  So you will spend today running around like a headless chicken tidy up guest bedrooms, writing cards, wrapping presents, shopping for food, driving children to various parties and then flake out at the end of the day with a sore ... Read More
 
Make space and grow a dream

Make space and grow a dream

I remember in the run up to Christmas when the girls were small we would go through their toys and take out the ones that were broken or they had outgrown in order to make space for the inevitable sparkling collection of new toys they would receive on Christmas Day.  I was frequently appalled by ... Read More
 
Let it go, let go……

Let it go, let go……

You would have to be fully certified hermit not to know at least a couple of lines of “that” song from Frozen.  Personally, I think “Would you like to build a snowman” is considerably more poignant and reminds me of “Slipping through  my fingers” by Abba.  Moments promised and lost forever. However, this is not ... Read More